Women's Centers International – Advancing the Power of Women

 WCI develops safe resource centers that serve women under siege by poverty or war.   

A Center responds to women’s needs with training and support in five core areas:

housing, education, livelihoods, health awareness, and protection from violence. 

A Center fosters women’s healing and growth, enabling them to become vital agents of sustainable peace and prosperity in their communities. 

Trailer for Baraka Women's Center Documentary "Amazing Place" 


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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

Success Stories from Baraka Women's Center

Ann Muthoni Wanjiru

My Story


"Through Teresia and Wanjiru God has blessed me with two mothers after He took my mother to be with him. I have regained my self-esteem, my light in life rekindled and have girls I am finding like my sisters. I have found a home I felt I had lost after my mother’s death. I am praying for Baraka Women to grow big and big because it’s a home for the hopeless and homeless"

                                              READ MORE below

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Read more Stories from Baraka Women's Center members HERE.


Ram Building, Ngara, Nairobi, Kenya