Empowering Afghan Women for a Better Future
In August 2013, the AFAW was created to help the dire situation in Southern Afghanistan. Paula knows that, with a village of caring Americans, many lives can be changed for the better in Southern Afghanistan. Our focus of lessening the abuse of women in that area is key. Her last program was mainly in Kabul. It is time now to move on to Kandahar and Helmand, since good seeds need to be planted there.
Ariel Kessler is a lifelong learner and people person. With a background in nonprofit fundraising and endowment stewardship in higher education, she currently practices in the health and wellness field. Kessler believes strongly in the empowerment of women through education and in its foundational power to drive forward societal progress for all.