This group was formed in response to an identified need to provide opportunities for incoming international women to meet fellow newcomers and Americans. The focus was to develop welcoming structures and activities for individuals who are interested in celebrating cultural diversity, developing international fellowship, sharing their heritage, having cultural ties to other countries and an interest in international exchange.
1990 - Founded as the International Women’s Club of Indianapolis
1992 - Incorporated as Association of International Women (AIW) Inc.
2017 - Renamed International Women Indiana (IWI) in 2017.
IWI is classified by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) as a 501(c)(7) organization or social/recreational organization.
Click on the file below to read the presentation summary written by Honorary Member Susan McKee on the beginnings of our organization. Letter from Susan Mckee.pdf
IWI Founding Principles Founding Principles .pdf