Fartuun's Adan's Story

CAWI graduate Fartuun Adan was awarded the International Women of Courage award from the U.S. Department of State, delivered by First Lady Michelle Obama. CAWI organized a celebration at City Hall where Mayor Jim Watson presented Fartuun with a certificate of recognition. Other members of City Council, Eli El- Chantiry, Marianne Wilkinson, Diane Holmes and Katherine Hobbs, along with CAWI supporters and leaders in the Somali community were there to tell stories, sing and hear from Fartuun.