Welcome to the International Museum of Women (IMOW) MISSION: The mission of the International Museum of Women is to inspire creativity, awareness and action on vital global issues for women.
WHO WE ARE: IMOW is an innovative online museum that showcases art, stories and ideas to celebrate, inspire and advance the lives of women around the world. We are a global online community of 600,000 annual unique visitors and a participant base of 10,000 artistic content contributors, 40,000 e-news subscribers, 11,000 Facebook fans and 7,000 Twitter followers from more than 200 countries worldwide. IMOW is governed by a local Board of Directors of business and community leaders and receives strategic guidance from a Global Council that includes Mary Robinson, Zainab Salbi and Eve Ensler.
WHAT WE DO: IMOW is a museum without walls that organizes multimedia online exhibitions and temporary physical events and installations, develops toolkits for educators and hosts public programs featuring world-class authors, artists, and political leaders.
WHY IMOW IS CRITICAL: IMOW gives voice to women who too often go unheard. IMOW provides tools for expression and sparks engagement on behalf of global women’s issues. Up to 70% of Museum visitors surveyed report personal changes in attitudes, opinions about global women’s issues and up to 60% take action towards gender equity as a result of their visitOUR INVITATION: We invite you to experience this innovative twenty-first century museum and be a part of advancing the lives of women around the world by participating in IMOW's global online exhibitions and supporting our efforts with a secure online donation!