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Meet Khadija & Fatuma


We appreciate donation from anyone interested in supporting our works as we make life easier for women and girls of Easter African heritage.


Pamoja is a Swahili word that means united. Pamoja Women amplifies the voices of women and girls of East African heritage as we unite the community. Women are the backbone of the family, and family is the foundation of the community. We work to empower women and improve their lives through various means. We empower women by building their confidence and give them the platform to create opportunities to build the future of their families.

Quickly and Easily Find Help

Why Pamoja? To start an organization that helps and empowers women of East African heritage was once a dream that is now a reality.

Fatuma Ahmed & khadija Ali

+1 (507) 226-8101

Terri – Grant Coordinator, Khadija Ali – Co-Founder and Fatuma Ahmed – Co-Founder

Our Values

  • Trust: We build Pamoja Women on the principle of honesty and transparency. We want people to believe our works and know that we will honor our commitments and fulfill our promises.
  • Passion: We strongly believe in the talents and contributions of women to society. We are committed to growing the community through confident and empowered females.
  • Understanding: Apart from the general issues, everyone faces unique challenges and we approach individual issues with care and understanding.