Who we are?
The Association of Women Professional Financial Managers (AWPFM) is a group of intellectuals and influential women finance experts, auditors, bankers, lawyers, investment professionals, actuaries, venture capitalists, insurers, educationists and diplomats who have distinguished themselves in their chosen fields for greatness and are ready to give back to the society, that which has been invested in them.
This we approach through our charitable activities, scholarship programme to the girl child, youth,underprivileged, the poor, orphans, helping hand to widows in our society, youth and women empowerment and provision of business loan to women entrepreneurs for effective entrepreneurship activities to eradicate poverty in Nigeria..
We intend to operate women owned Micro Finance Bank to provide loan facilities to women entrepreneurs for effective enterpreneurship activities in other to eradicate poverty in Nigeria and also to reduce the rate of unemployment in women. Besides, we assist youth who are aspiring to be finance professionals by encouraging them to make career in finance profession.
We are devoted to advance professionalism in finance services by promoting the development and career progress to women in finance, to provide a broad-based network of contacts and public forum to examine contemporary issues in work life balance and social responsibilities. Quite simply, we exist to encourage women in finance profession to claim their rightful place in the boardrooms, where the womenfolk have been grossly under represented. We also empower women, youth and the girl child through a number of activities which aim to fire their zeal and determination to break the glass ceiling and succeed in life.