Upcoming Events

November 30, 2019

Immigrant Women's Stories Narrative of Pain & Resilience

Book Lunch Event

The Afghan Women’s Centre of Montreal launching would like to cordially invite our members and friends to our Book Launch Event on November 30th, 2019. We will be launching our book titled “Immigrant Women and Narratives of Pain and Resilience” written by immigrant women of our Centre that illustrates the resiliency and strength of these women and overcoming obstacles. We will be hosting the launch event at YWCA 1355 Boul René Levesques West, Downtown Montreal, Qc, H3G 1T3 near metro Lucien-L'Allier.

September 16, 2019

Afghan Café

Afghan Women's Center

The Afghan Women’s Centre of Montreal presents


Afghan muffins and cookies, Afghan tea and coffee for sale in the main lobby at 1857 de Maisonneuve West

Monday, September 16th from 9:00 to 11:00 am

This initiative helps to develop entrepreneurship; proceeds go directly to the women involved.

June 22, 2019

AGM ( Annual General Meeting )

AGM of AWCM JUne 22nd, 2019

Every year, our AGM is an opportunity for community groups to come together, connect, and reflect

AWCM supports hundreds of immigrant’s women across Montreal - Quebec. AWCM’s AGM is the best opportunity to meet each other and to play a role in guiding our work. Whether you’re an AWCM’s member or simply interested in hearing about what we’ve been up to this past year, you’re welcome to join us for a day of great conversations, fantastic company and delicious food!

Agenda Overview

Changes to bylaws in progress

Annual Reports

Financial Reports

Board Elections

March 24, 2019

Persian New Year 1398 - 2019

Bring your friends and family for a fun and unforgettable evening!

Persian New Year celebrated by several countries including Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Kurdistan, Iran. Nowruz is the first day of the Persian new year and commences the start of spring.

We are delighted to invite you to our Nowruz celebration happening the evening of Sunday, March 24th. Come join us as we celebrate the beginning of spring with delicious Afghan cuisines, great music, dancing, poetry, handicrafts and more!

Bring your friends and family for a fun and unforgettable evening! A beautiful haft-seen table will also be set up and we will be serving plenty of haft-mewah!

We would love for people from all backgrounds to come and explore the rich culture and festivities of this annual event and we encourage everyone to come dressed in their traditional garments in celebration! 

March 18, 2019

All-You-Can-Eat Afghan Food Expo!

Join us in trying a variety of home-cooked Afghani dishes

Back by popular demand, this March, The Afghan Women’s Center will once again be hosting a food exposition! This will be a unique opportunity for you to try a wide variety of delicious traditional dishes from Afghanistan and learn more about our rich culture! The dishes will all be catered with love by our very own Afghan Women's Catering group. Come try a variety of juicy tender kebabs, herbed rice, fresh naans and much more!


The event will take place at 1857 Maisonneuve West.


There will be vegetarian options available.

All proceeds will go towards supporting the lovely chefs of the Afghan Women’s Catering group. Afghan Women’s Catering is a project of the Afghan Women’s Centre of Montreal, consisting of a group of hard-working, caring and passionate women who have recently come to Canada to begin their new life. Aware of the hardships of adjusting to a new society, the Centre’s mission is to provide refugee and immigrant women an opportunity for engagement in the community. The centre supports their transition into the Montreal society by providing language classes, cultural events, workshops, and more.


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1857 De Maisonneuve Ouest 

Montréal, Québec H3H 1J9

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Montreal, Quebec

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