Our Mission

BPW develops the professional and leadership potential of women in the community through education, awareness, advocacy and mentoring within a supportive network.

Our Vision

To achieve a just and equal status of women in all levels and areas of society where decisions are taken in true partnership with men, based on mutual respect, for a more balanced and peaceful world.

Our Values and Operating Principles 

  • Honouring and celebrating diversity 
  • Mutual respect
  • Equity of opportunity and security for all women 
  • Recognizing the accomplishments and aspirations of women



Lena Madesin Phillips"Let us build together and see what we can make."

Lena Madesin Phillips, founder and first President of BPW International, 1930