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INTRODUCTION
 
SARAWAK FEDERATION OF WOMEN'S INSTITUTES (SFWI) is one of the biggest women's organization in Sarawak which was founded in 1962. This organization is opened to all women above 15 years old regardless of religion, political beliefs or ethnicity.

MEETINGS

Meetings are held at all levels to enable members and delegates to meet and discuss matters and exchange information. Study tours, courses, talks and other activities are arranged before and after the meetings. State meetings are conducted once a year. Election of office bearers are held once in three years. Meetings at Divisional, District and Branches levels are conducted not less than twice a year before the State meetings to discuss progress and issues and select the delegates for State Meetings.

ACTIVITIES AND PROJECTS

Among the activities organized yearly are talks on current topics, courses, workshop, cooking demonstration at branch level, sports, and sales of handicraft / product. SFWI is a member of Associated Country Women of the World ( ACWW ) and actively involved in organising the ACWW worldwide activities.

FINANCIAL SOURCE

Annual grant is given by the Sarawak Government through Ministry of Social Development and Urbanization. Some of the activities are financed with funds derived from subscription fees, catering, rent from hostel, hall and others.

Address & Contacts  
SFWI HEADQUATERS

(i) Lot 70, Section 22
Green Road
93150 Kuching

(ii) Post Office
Box No. 724
93714 Kuching

Tel: 082 - 244 015
Fax: 082 - 237 395

SFWI KUCHING / SAMARAHAN
Lot 70 Section 22
Green Road
93150 Kuching

Tel: 082 - 417 294
Fax: 082 - 237 395
SFWI SRI AMAN

Lot 182 Blok3
Simanggang Town District
Jalan Paya
95007 Sri Aman

Tel: 083 - 325 534
SFWI SIBU / SARIKEI / KAPIT

Lot 2791
Jalan Awang Ramli Amit
96007 Sibu

Tel: 084 - 330 640
SFWI MIRI / BINTULU

Lot 380 Jalan Jee Foh Utama
Krokop
9800 Miri

Tel: 085 - 436 235
SFWI LIMBANG / LAWAS

Lot 916
Jln Dtk Hj Abd Rahman Yakup
Kampung Bunga Raya
98007 Limbang

Tel: 085 - 211 307