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To Help Women Gain Economic Security, Local Programs Need Support

Check out the latest op-ed from President and CEO of The New York Women’s Foundation, Ana L. Oliveira, and Ruby Bright, Executive Director of the Women’s Foundation for a Greater Memphis.

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Radical Generosity Dinner

Join us for our Radical Generosity Dinner on Monday, October 7. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to be part of a conversation with two of our country’s leading champions of social justice, DeAnna Hoskins and Bryan Stevenson, moderated by award-winning journalist Bill Moyers.

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Save the Date!

Our 25th Anniversary Neighborhood Dinner is just around the corner and we’re celebrating in Harlem! Mark your calendars and get ready for a night of celebrating community-based leaders and entrepreneurs!

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The 1619 Project

Upcoming Radical Generosity Dinner honoree Bryan Stevenson’s recent piece in The New York Times’ 1619 Project provides an in-depth and moving examination of the legacy of slavery in America as the basis of our current criminal justice system, mass incarceration and excessive punishment. Click here to read the full article.

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Pride and Pain: A Snapshot of Anti-LGBTQ Hate and Violence During Pride Season 2019

In addition to the increased attention and visibility this year, Pride season was also marked by repeated reports of violence in the LGBTQ community. This report from the National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs, including the New York City Anti-Violence Program, outlines some of the incidents and trends of violence documented nationally in the two-month period from May 15 to July 15, 2019.

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Board Chair Emerita Abigail Disney Speaks Out Against Pay Inequity

At The New York Women’s Foundation, we are proud to stand with Abigail as she rightfully shines a light on inequality that continues to grow at the expense of those who are most

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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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We signed the GUTC Pledge

As an inaugural GUTC Pledge signatory committed to improving the wellbeing of trans communities, we pledge to participate in trainings and professional development opportunities fo

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Focusing Investments in Emerging Movements and a Longstanding Commitment to Women’s Socioeconomic, Gender and Racial Justice, The New York Women’s Foundation Awards Over $11 Million to 175 Organizations

Read our latest 2018 grants release announcement!

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25th Anniversary Neighborhood Dinner in Manhattan

We hope that you will join us for the 25th Anniversary Neighborhood Dinner in Manhattan on November 14th!

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Radical Generosity Dinner

The New York Women’s Foundation is thrilled to celebrate its Radical Generosity Dinner on Monday, October 7th at The Essex House on Central Park South. We will be honoring DeAnna Hoskins, President & CEO of grantee partner JustLeadershipUSA and a nationally recognized leader in the movement for justice, and widely acclaimed public interest lawyer Bryan Stevenson, Founder and Executive Director of the Equal Justice Initiative. Award-winning journalist Bill Moyers will also moderate an illuminating conversation with DeAnna and Bryan.

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