Who We Are

Women Engaged (WE) is a Georgia based social justice non-profit that is advancing the civic leadership of women and young people of color living in the US and global south interested in health equity, racial, and reproductive justice.

Women Engaged provides first-rate comprehensive training in grassroots organizing, fundraising, and civic engagement campaigns in order to gain power to make justice-centered change. Additionally, Women Engaged staff use the human rights framework and feminism to conduct research, write policy recommendations, lead workshops, develop grassroots organizing and messaging campaigns that are current, culturally competent, and relevant to our constituencies.


An Interview with Cashauna Hill

Cashauna Hill has served as Executive Director of the Greater New Orleans Fair Housing Action Center since April 2015.  At GNOFHAC, Cashauna leads a team of 15 fair housing advocates and directs their work throughout Louisiana to eradicate housing discrimination and its harmful effects.            ... READ MORE »

A Reflective Conversation with Aishah Shaidah Simmons

Author Amoni Thompson Award-winning Black feminist lesbian documentary filmmaker Aishah Shahidah Simmons is the 2015-2016 Sterling A. Brown '22 Visiting Professor of Africana Studies, a 2016-2018 Just Beginnings Collaborative Fellow, and an Associate Editor of the online publication The Feminist Wire. You can follow her on twitter @AfroLez. Photo Credit:... READ MORE »