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The New York Women’s Foundation Announces Fall Grantmaking Efforts

The grants focus strategic grantmaking on ending mass incarceration and strengthening democracy to dismantle barriers and transform systems that perpetuate gender inequity, racism, classism, and other forms of oppression.

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The Brooklyn Economic Justice Project

The Foundation is proud to announce an exciting microgrant opportunity from The Brooklyn Economic Justice Project.

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Introducing Justice Talks!

Justice Talks is a new series from The New York Women’s Foundation that features the stories of our grantee partners as they build power in their communities.

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The New York Times Highlights Early Investment in National Domestic Workers Alliance

In Her Words from The New York Times highlights The Foundation’s early investment in National Domestic Workers Alliance, which has ballooned to over 70 local affiliates and 250,000 members of an online community.

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New Ways to Stay Connected With Our Grantmaking!

Our Funds are a collaborative effort with other philanthropic organizations and donors across the U.S. Navigate through news & resources from each site using the link below.

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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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