AWAKE is registered as a Membership Organization under the Societies Act.  It is entirely run by women entrepreneurs and has women entrepreneurs as its members.  The activities of the organization are executed by fifteen member executive committee of voluntary women entrepreneurs, supported by a team of professional staff.




Executive Committee

A twelve member Executive Committee of Awake is elected by General Body, biannually.


Office Bearers

Five Office Bearers, elected by the Executive Committee, consists of the President, Vice-President, Secretary, Joint-Secretary and Treasurer.

Internal Committees

Twelve internal committees look after the planning, coordination and implementation of the activities of the association.


Trained, professional, and committed staff, headed by an Administrative Executive Director, coordinates all the programs/activities.

Activities of AWAKE

District Representatives:  Members of AWAKE located in different districts of Karnataka volunteer to play the role of District Representatives.  They coordinate the activities of AWAKE conducted in their respective districts.

Members:  Women entrepreneurs who are members of AWAKE.  Members volunteer their time to counsel, train, share experience and expertise, provide peer group support and hand-hold the women entrepreneurs who seek guidance.