Become an AFEI


Ambassadors for Economic Independence (AFEI) - Is a giving circle designed to create economic independence for low-income, women-led families of the Washington region through 'community-based' grant making in educational scholarships, entrepreneurship grants/micro loans, childcare and transportation stipends, and temporary housing assistance for domestic violence victims. Renowned gospel artist (former R&B) Dr. Melba Moore served as the 'Chief' Ambassador and we are seeking individuals with a passion for social change to join us to support this unique 'philanthropic' opportunity. Learn More |  External link opens in new tab or windowBecome an Ambassador 


Become an Employment Partner


When you become our Employment Partner, you connect our clients to opportunities to achieve self-sufficiency for themselves and their families.  When we become your Staffing Agent, we provide you with the best candidates to diversify your hiring options to meet your employment needs and goals.  

Empower Women to Emerge

Use your power, time, and talent to help women grow beyond their barriers to create pathways to stability and economic independence for themselves and families. Click here to explore opportunities and External link opens in new tab or windowhere to take a survey.

Make an Individual Contribution

You can extend your passion to empower women to gain skills to transform their economical stance with your financial contribution. The SOFEI Group can accept donations External link opens in new tab or windowonline or via check made payable to The SOFEI Group, Inc. and mailed to 137 National Plaza, Suite 300 Oxon Hill, Maryland, 20745.

Sow a Seed to help families Bloom

Churches can extend God's love and empower low-income women-led families achieve economic independence and stability by sowing a monetary seed into the work of The SOFEI Group. Please call 888.246.2006 x705 to designate your Sunday(s) to sow or donate External link opens in new tab or windowhere.

Sponsor an Event

Expand your presence and get the recognition you deserve when you sponsor an annual event to raise awareness and funding support to decrease the growing trend of poverty among low-income families headed by women.  Click External link opens in new tab or windowhere to select your sponsorship investment and level.

Support The SOFEI Group Through Amazon Smiles

Empower a woman to achieve economic independence when you shop on External link opens in new tab or windowAmExternal link opens in new tab or windowazonSmile. AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and shopping features as When you select The SOFEI Group as your charity of choice, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products. Click External link opens in new tab or windowhere to purchase and empower.

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