Women’s Initiative for Self Empowerment (WISE)
We are a multicultural 501(c)3 nonprofit organization serving African, Asian, and Latino immigrant and refugee women and girls from all countries, cultures, and socio-economic backgrounds. WISE started in 1995 to provide opportunities for women and girls in the immigrant communities to achieve their full potential and to increase their skills towards economic success.
Our GGAL seniors, shows off our girlsBest award from The Women’s Foundation! WISE is a proud partner of the Women’s Foundation and thanks them for their continued support to GGAL and all the other amazing women and girls programs in the state of Minnesota!
We are proud to announce that our very own Dr. Holder and Beaudelaine Pierre fromWISE have been named Changemakers 2012 for their work on “The Democracy Tool Kit.”
WISE is the proud recipient of a Domestic Violence Economic Empowerment Prevention program grant from The Verizon Foundation funds programs which empower women to achieve economic independence through career and financial training.Thank You Verizon!
WISE is an official partner of Saint Paul Public Schools.