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We're seeking proposals!

The New York City Fund For Girls and Young Women of Color is pleased to announce its Fall 2018 Grant Guidelines. To RSVP for the info session, please email FundGYWC@nywf.org by Friday, May 18th.

 

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Exciting News!

The creation of the Me Too Fund builds on The Foundation’s 31-year history of investing to end gender-based violence. Rooted in New York City, the Fund will have a national focus and will be co-chaired by The Foundation and Ms. Burke.

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Lifting Up Latina Teens with L.O.V.E.

Women’s E-News did an in-depth profile of one of our grantee partners, L.O.V.E. Mentoring.

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Radical Generosity At Work

We are proud to announce a new fundraising movement that harnesses the power of collective philanthropy and supports local workforce development, the best way to ensure that women and their families are moving towards economic security.

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Why Women and Girls

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Less than 7% of foundation funding in the United States goes to women and girls.

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1 in 4 women and girls are living in poverty in New York City.

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We mourn the loss of Lisa Garcia Quiroz, President of Time Warner Foundation

The New York Women’s Foundation mourns the passing of Lisa Garcia Quiroz, president of the Time Warner Foundation and SVP and Chief Diversity Officer of Time Warner.

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The New York Women’s Foundation Praises Governor Cuomo’s Office and Advocates for Advancing Economic Justice for Women and Families in New York

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Paid Parental Leave in New York

"Paid parental leave must be a basic right to support families and reduce inequality for all municipal employees," says Ana L. Oliveira in a Letter to the Editor.

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Confronting Our Culture of Violence Against Women

Our nation is continuing to reckon with our culture of rape and violence. You can read about our perspective on the situation and insights from some of our grantee partners in this

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