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Investing in Reproductive Freedom

Our latest grantmaking includes 10 grants totaling $720,000 to both new and existing grantee partners doing critical, community-rooted work, including extensive investment in expanding abortion access and reproductive justice.

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The Celebrating Women® Breakfast 2022

Alongside supporters and partners, we gathered together to honor several trailblazing women leaders whose vision, drive, and achievements have had an immeasurable impact at the 35th Annual Celebrating Women® Breakfast held on May 11, 2022.

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The Brooklyn Economic Justice Project

The New York Women’s Foundation has awarded the first recipients of its Brooklyn Economic Justice Project (BEJP) accelerator microgrants, distributing $45,000 to 11 organizations and individuals.

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2022 Ambitious Insights

In partnership with the American Express, we released our second Ambitious Insights, a global study on women’s relationship with ambition—both in their careers and personal lives—and their confidence in achieving success.

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OUR MISSION

Advancing justice for women and families.

The New York Women's Foundation is a platform for women (cis and trans) and non-binary people, and a force for change. The Foundation's mission is to create an equitable and just future for all women and girls. It achieves this goal by uniting cross-cultural and community alliances that ignite action. The Foundation invests in women-led, innovative, and bold community-based solutions that promote the economic security, safety, and health of the most overlooked women.

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The Disability Inclusion Fund Announces 15 Rapid Response Grants Totaling $210,000

The Disability Inclusion Fund is a donor collaborative housed at Borealis Philanthropy, of which The Foundation is a funding member. These rapid response grants have been awarded t

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Resilience-NYC: COVID-19 Response & Recovery Fund Grantee Partners

Our COVID-19 Response & Recovery Fund supports our grantee partners in stabilizing their operations, pivoting to remote work and online programming—and expands their ability

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COVID-19 Resource List

In an effort to support the work of our grantee partners through the COVID-19 crisis, and to support communities impacted by the pandemic, we have curated this resource list with v

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Meet The New York Women’s Foundation

We advance economic, gender, and racial justice by boldly investing in community solutions and leaders.

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Jahajee Sisters & Start Small. Think Big

Learn more about our grantee partners Jahajee Sisters and Start Small. Think Big. in spotlight features from the 2021 Celebrating Women Breakfast.

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