Women's Centers International – Advancing the Power of Women


WCI develops safe gathering places with the resources women need to transform their lives..   

A Center fosters women’s healing and growth, enabling them to become vital agents 

of sustainable peace and prosperity in their communities. 


The Speaker for Your Next Event

Susan Burgess-Lent, WCI's Executive Director, offers insightful, inspiring speeches to professional, academic, religious and civic organizations, and women's groups. Please download information below.


Blog by Susan Burgess-Lent HERE 


Podcast Interview 

Susan Burgess Lent, Executive Director of WCI and Author of Trouble Ahead: Dangerous                                                                                  Missions with Desperate People

                                  Here and There with Dave Marash

Baraka Center's small business now has an online store!

Click HERE to see current fashion accessories available in the U.S.

Interested buyers in Nairobi please contact Teresia Mwangi Njora  0721-381008

Proceeds from sales support BMB's growth and the training of young women to craft these unique fashion accessories


Success Stories from Baraka Women's Center HERE


AMAZING PLACE – Episode 1

Stories from Baraka Women's Center


AMAZING PLACE – Episode 2 

An rare tour of of the frenetic streets of Nairobi

 Home of BWC's members