The membership of the association consists of all widows of Defence personnel who have shown interest in the vision and mission of the association.

There is also the provision of including social activists who have been working for the empowerment of widows and their families.

There is a one time membership fee of INR 10,000 for life members.
Dr. ( Mrs.) V Mohini Giri, the founder of WWA, is the Chairperson for life.

Any individual, body, corporate, association of persons may enroll as associate members on payment of INR 110 per annum. 

There is a possibility of including one dependant of a deceased  war personnel, who is handicapped.

The total membership of the association is 100.

The election for the executive Committee/ Governing body are held once in 3 years.

It consists of –

President                  1      
Vice Presidents         3
Secretary                  1
Treasurer                   1   
Joint secretary           1
Members                   6

The Governing body meets at least once in 3 months to regulate the management and advise the staff on activities of the organization.

Executive Committee

  • Dr Mohini Giri, Chairperson
  • Mrs. Jasjiwan Singh, President
  • Mrs. Pravesh Ghai, Vice President
  • Mrs. Damayanti V Tambay, General Secretary
  • Mrs. Mohinder Bakshi, Treasurer
  • Mrs. Suchi Arora, Joint Secretary
  • Mrs. Usha Singh
  • Mrs. Raj Sharma
  • Mrs. Geeta Dod
  • Mrs. Mona Makin
  • Mrs Devayanti Devi

Programme Execution:

  • Prema Kala - Programme Coordinator
  • Jagjit Singh Saini - Office Incharge
  • Dr. Jyotsna Chatterjee - Consultant

The activities of the organization are carried out by full time and part time functionaries who attend to all queries they receive from widows, counsel them, and advocate with concerned authorities regarding their demands.

They also provide for capacity building training programmes, skill training for women and girls of affected families.