Sarahlyn U. Argrow turned her vision of assisting single working women with children into a reality. She is the Founder and Chairman of a nonprofit organization titled AWWIN, Inc. (Assisting Working Women In Need). AWWIN, Inc. is a nonprofit 501(C)(3) organization designed to assist single, working women and their children to better their circumstances. The mission of AWWIN has been to deliver a full continuum of support services to single working women and their children who are economically disadvantaged by providing an array of services that build self-reliance and foster personal, educational and professional achievement.
Sarahlyn started AWWIN, Inc during her employment at L’Oreal USA where she received the vision, strategy, resources and support to start AWWIN, Inc. Driven by self-determination and God, Sarahlyn went on to offer services and opportunities that were given to her, to many of the women she serves through AWWIN.
Sarahlyn has been featured in various local news segments such as the Hometown Hero with WTOC, the Champion of Change with WJCL, the Savannah Morning News, South Magazine and Skirt Magazine. She was the first recipient of The Spirit of Excellence Black Business Awards as The 2002 Unstoppable Woman. She was also honored as one of three as the Inaugural Savannah State University Trailblazer Honoree. On Sunday, December 22, 2013 Sarahlyn was licensed as a Minister.
AWWIN has published its first book entitled, Secrets of the Woman in the Suit (Changing Lives One Woman At Time) featuring Sarahlyn and some of the AWWIN Top Ten Working Women of the Year Honorees.
For more Info. contact Sarahlyn at: Sarahlyn.Argrow@ AWWIN.org