Lotus Circle

The Lotus Circle is a vibrant community of committed individuals and organizations supporting our Women’s Empowerment program to strengthen economic, social, and political rights and opportunities for women and girls in Asia. By joining the Lotus Circle, with an annual gift of $1000 or more, you can help transform the lives of women and girls across Asia.

The Lotus Leadership Awards

Each year, The Asia Foundation’s Lotus Leadership Awards recognize outstanding individuals and organizations that have made major contributions to the well-being of women and girls in Asia. Proceeds from the gala go towards innovative programs for women and girls across the Asia-Pacific region.

Meet the Lotus Circle Advisors

The Lotus Circle Advisors are a group of committed philanthropists and business leaders who provide advice and generous support to The Asia Foundation’s Women’s Empowerment Program to create more opportunities for disadvantaged girls and women across Asia to improve their lives.


Leaders on the frontlines

Tuesday, September 10, 2019, San Francisco

First president, UN Environment Assembly, Dr. Oyun Sanjaasuren, and former US Secretary of State George Shultz

Leaders on the frontlines

Tuesday, September 10, 2019, San Francisco

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Top photo: Chanda Shekhar; bottom photo: Whitney Legge