SWEA, Swedish Women’s Educational Association International, Inc. is a global network with 7,500 Swedish speaking women in more than 70 chapters in over 30 countries.
SWEA is the largest non-profit organization outside Sweden promoting Swedish language, culture and tradition. It is an organization that provides a strong and valuable global network as well as local support to Swedish women abroad.
Around the world the organisation grants around SGD 300,000 a year in donations and scholarships. SWEA Singapore hosts regular events throughout the year for its members and is the largest chapter in Asia with over 150 members. One of the biggest annual events is Lucia on 13th December. This event is also open to the public. Through the profits from the events SWEA Singapore locally donates around SGD 6,000-8,000 annually to local projects and causes.