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AbeBooks supports Women on Wings through sales

AbeBooks supports Women on Wings through sales

AbeBooks, a subsidiary of Amazon.com, launched its charity program AbeGives on October 1st and choose Women on Wings as one of its three charity partners. AbeBooks will conduct a cause-marketing program; customers at its website can choose to donate at checkout of their purchases to benefit Women on Wings or one of the other two…

THE IMPACT of A DREAM: 230,000 jobs for rural women

THE IMPACT of A DREAM: 230,000 jobs for rural women

To have a noble dream is one thing. To really start and work ten years on realizing that dream is another. Women on Wings’ founders Ellen Tacoma and Maria van der Heijden did just that, building a network of likeminded business professionals in the Netherlands and India that work consistently on realizing the dream of…

Celebrating 10 years Women on Wings

Celebrating 10 years Women on Wings

Dutch monkey zoo Apenheul was the unique venue for Women on Wings’ 10th anniversary event on Monday September 25, 2017. Over 120 guests enjoyed an inspiring event which was centered around 10 years of Women on Wings impact. It also saw the launch of the 10 lessons by founders Ellen Tacoma and Maria van der…

New partnership with Philips Lighting brings light to villages

New partnership with Philips Lighting brings light to villages

Women on Wings has entered into a program with Philips Lighting India. Women on Wings will work together with the Ministry of Women and Child Development, Government of India, for distribution of Solar Lighting Systems in about 800 off-grid or under electrified rural households in Pilibhit District in the state of Uttar Pradesh. Lights lengthen…

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