Expanding the world of firearms to women all over the country in a safe, non-threatening way with the purpose of Educating, Equipping and Empowering women shooters.

49 States

Non-profit organization educating women on firearm safety, gun care and handling

372 Chapters

We have 372 chapters across the country

10,989 Members

We are around the country organized in local groups of woman shooters

Latest News

  • SPD’s Glock at TWAW meeting May 19

    We are excited to announce that Corporal Mike Grant and his K9, Glock, of the Sterling Police Department will be joining us for a presentation at the next meeting of Sterling TWAW (The Well Armed Woman) May 19 from 9 to 11 a.m. at Tri-State Tactical, 17282 County Road 32 in Sterling. Come join us […]
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  • Cam & Co. – Michelle Camp: More Utah Women Take Up Firearms

    Click here for video   Of the 30,000 concealed carry permits issued in Utah last year, 19,000 went to women. At over 63 percent, it’s the highest female proportion in a decade. Michelle Camp is a firearms instructor and state leader of The Well Armed Woman. She says the mindset has changed for women in the state. […]
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  • More Utah women are carrying guns

    See original story and video here By Jen Jacobson Chelsea Thurman never thought she’d need a gun to protect herself until she was sexually assaulted. “It’s never one of those situations where it’s going to be you until it is you and after that I became very enthusiastic about carrying and about getting a lot […]
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Rhonda

Teaching other women teaches me. TWAW has afforded me opportunites to travel around the country, forge nationwide relationships, and make a feminine mark in a male dominated industry!

Rhonda

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Carolyn

Now in my mid-60’s, I face the hard truth that my youthful mind and aging body are at odds. Rampant evil exists; I need a means to level the field and give me a chance to survive an evil encounter. TWAW is that means.

CAROLYN

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Carrie Lightfoot

We are living in a time that is marked by change. In every aspect and on every level,  life is not what it used to be. For women, today’s new reality requires some major changes.​ One significant change is the woman’s journey from being the protected to becoming the protector.

CARRIE LIGHTFOOT – FOUNDER

Donate and help empower women in a safe and non-threatening environment for their effective and responsible self-defense with a firearm.

Today, it is more important than ever for women to have the ability to effectively and safely handle, carry and store a firearm.

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888 560 5579
TWAW Shooting Chapters
7762 E Gray Road Ste 600
Scottsdale AZ 85260
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