Women lead movements. We invest in them.

We are building a pipeline for the next generation of leaders to share their ideas, in order to create the world we want to live in, right now.

Advancing an equitable and just future for all women and girls.

The New York Women’s Foundation is a platform for women
(cis and trans), non-binary and gender-expansive people, and a force for change.

INVESTING

IN PEOPLE

Our participatory approach is rooted in gender, racial, and economic justice and funds local solutions for long-lasting change.

INVESTING

IN PEOPLE

Our participatory approach is rooted in gender, racial, and economic justice and funds local solutions for long-lasting change.

WHO

WE FUND

We invest in women-led solutions that ignite action and promote the economic security, safety, and health of New York City women.

RADICAL

GENEROSITY

Our donor community empowers movements created by processes of liberation.

RADICAL

GENEROSITY

Our donor community empowers movements created by processes of liberation.

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Our Latest Grantmaking

The Foundation awarded over $1 million to support reproductive justice, safety, healing justice, and civic engagement ahead of the midterm elections.
 
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Webinar: Community Accountability of Law Enforcement

Monday, December 5, 2022
12:30 – 1:45 PM

SOLUTIONS BY AND FOR COMMUNITY

The organizations we invest in are as diverse and varied as the communities they originate in. Our grantee partners are innovators, leaders, and changemakers who forge cross-cultural alliances and build intersectional solutions.

TRANSFORMATIVE IMPACT. LASTING CHANGE.

We have a 35-year history of partnering with emerging organizations and community leaders.
Read more about our impact.

Grantee Partners Funded

In Total Funds Moved

Our latest grantmaking invests over $1M in coalition building, civic engagement, and more.

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