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

2015 Elections

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

Burmese American Women Alliance

  • 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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