Can anyone become a member?

Application for membership is welcomed from women who hold foreign passports or have a foreign birth certificate. You may apply for membership online or at one of our regularly held events or newcomers meeting. Please bring your passport or copy of the passport photo page or birth certificate, If you are applying online, please send a scan copy of the photo page in your passport or birth certificate to our membership coordinator at


What is the membership donation?

Having a broad range of backgrounds and interest groups within the IWI we meet interests of those as best as possible by offering three different types of membership: 1) basic membership, 2) classic membership and 3) business membership

Membership is valid for one year from the time you apply. Please see "Benefits of Membership" for detailed explanation of membership types.

Benefits of Membership

Joining For the First Time?

  • Register online and pay via bank transfer
Register online and make the relevant membership donation to the IWI Garanti bank account (bank details are listed in the automatically generating email sent once you register).
We regret that the IWI cannot accept credit card payments at this time.
  • Register online or just come to our monthly meetings (newcomers meeting or local community meetups)

Register online or just come and pay cash at one of our regular held events on the Asian or European side (newcomers meeting) or ask for the local neighbourhood community meet-up coordinator in your area. For questions please contact

  • Register online and request a meeting with us.

Please send an email to and we will get you in-touch with a board member.

Please read the IWI Policies. At the end of the application form, you will be asked to accept it.

How to Renew?

If you were a member, you may sign-in to your online profile (in the upper right hand corner of this page) to renew online or send an e-mail to with your name and e-mail address and mention the type of membership you want to choose for the new season.

An email will be sent to you with the Garanti banking details to make a transfer online. Additionally, you may always pay at any of our regularly held events. Please contact for details.

Please read the IWI Policies. At the end of the application form, you will be asked to accept it.

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