Burmese Community members attended lecture about Burmese Muslims  and ABIDAMA Classes at Southbay Islamic Center, San Jose and Fremont Buddhist Temple

  • Founded  in year 1999 by SF Bay Area Burmese American Women inspired by words and example of Burma’s Pro-democracy leader and Nobel Peace Laureate Daw Aung San Suu Kyi
  • To demonstrate our abilities and talents in the struggle for restoration of democracy & human rights in Burma
  • First President was Daw Yi Yi Lay
  • On June 6 2003 incorporated as Non-Profit Charitiable Organization in State of California.




                                 "Please use your liberty to promote ours" Daw Aung San Suu Kyi

Burmese American women working to Make a Difference!


BAWA members supported "No Coal Power Plants in Burma Campaign" in front of Facebook Head Quarter in Melo Park, Californa.

our History:

Flood Relief

The floods that struck in July and August and September this year in Myanmar had a devastating impact. 
The report says that more than half a million hectares of rice paddy were affected and almost a quarter of a million livestock were killed.

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Burmese American Women Alliance

2015 Elections

BAWA congratulates Daw Aung San Suu Kyi and NLD for a landside victor on November 8 2015 Historic Election.