The Catholic Women Association (CWA) is an association of Catholic lay women mandated to empower Catholic Women spiritually, morally, socially and economically for the purposes of evangelizing families and society at large. The services provided help in promoting strong faith, commitment, teamwork, humility, respect, diligence, hard work and accountability.
Its main purpose/mission is to empower Association members spiritually in order to strengthen their faith, evangelize to families and society at large. Further CWAtries to bring catholic women together and enable them to tackle church works in spreading their faith that brings salvation of the souls.
To enable women have a chance to their sacramental life in a more profound way so as to deepen their faith as instructed by the Vatican II Document.
To give the women a chance to demonstrate their faith by actions for the growth of the Church and the society at large.
To promote holiness of individual members.
To assist and promote the active participation of members in Evangelism, economic activities for self reliance, protection of the catholic faith, promotion of healthy social behavior political awareness-through active participation and improvement of environment.
In the catholic diocese of Machakos, the future dream/ aim is to bring women together so that they may effectively participate in the general development of their church and community Our patron saint is St. Monica who is our model as a wife, mother and Saint.