Honor Roll Agency

Concerned African Women is one of the best performing agencies in Miami-Dade County in helping children and parents put their lives on track to success.  The agency has earned the trust of providers and consumers alike as an asset to the community.

Concerned African Women 2017 Report Card

We Love our Success Stories!

Shaquivia Alvin, a single mom raising five boys, turned to CAW’s New Dimension in Parenting when one of her sons got into trouble. “I learned a lot about parenting,” Alvin told The Trust Board. “New Dimensions taught me skills to help me listen and discipline better, and got me involved in my community.” Alvin joined the PTA at her sons´ school and is now the president.”

Audit & Utilization

Third Party Evaluation

CAW's work has been monitored and evaluated by third-party experts.  Their reports reflect CAW as a leader in operations and impact

Utilization Rates

For the past three years, CAW's Out of School programs achieved utilization rates above 100%.  Across all programs, utilization rates exceed 90%.

Service Levels

In virtually every case, CAW programs serve more people than the number required by funders

Our Service Footprint

  • Our team is comprised of 29 professionals, including certified teachers, licensed social workers, and credentialed staff.
  • CAW programs operate at 10 locations
  • We served 1,500 people in 2016
  • All CAW programs have completion rates of 80% or more.
  • Our Service Partnership currently comprises of over 25 community-based organizations
  • Named among 'South Florida's Top Black Educators of 2016'
  • Identified by name in The Children's Trust Annual Report of 2013 & 2016

Referral Partners

Monitoring, Funding & Major Referral Partners

​CAW’s ability to execute life-changing services and programs is validated by the years-long relationship of the agency with leading funders and referral partners who entrust us to serve the families they target. These include:

  • The Children's Trust
  • Miami-Dade County Board of County Commissioners
  • Miami-Dade County Youth Crime Task Force
  • Miami-Dade County Criminal Justice Council
  • Florida Department of Juvenile Justice
  • Miami-Dade County Juvenile Services Division
  • Miami Dade County Public Schools
  • AT&T Corporation
  • The Early Childhood Initiative Foundation