Our group was organized on
February 14, 1980 and sponsored by the Asheville Altrusa Club. It was chartered in June 1980. One of the ten charter
members still remain active.
Reaching out to strengthen and serve our communities through commitment to service and growth in leadership.
To promote better communities through service by an International network of people with diverse backgrounds and experiences. Altrusa is an international non-profit organization that strives to make our local communities better through leadership, partnership and service. Altrusa historically has been, and still is, a community service organization
with a focus on literacy and other local needs.
The purpose of Altrusa International, Inc. is to promote better communities through service by an International
network of people with diverse backgrounds and experiences.