About Us

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BWCVI is a 501 C3; non-profit foundation established to support and address the needs of battered women living in the Cape Verde Islands. This foundation will be used to build a comprehensive center on the island of Fogo. The center will offer:
• 24 hour hotline providing access to the center information and counseling.
• Emergency Shelter for woman and children, safe housing, education.
• Walk in Counseling: Short Term counseling will be available in an emergency.
• With faith and determination soon we will have a center!


For more information, please Contact us. Thank you.

Our Mission

To enhance the quality of life and empower women affected by or at risk for domestic violence.