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Honorary Chair Abby Disney wins News and Documentary Emmy for Armor of Light

We congratulate Abby Disney for winning an Emmy in Outstanding Social Issue Documentary for Armor of Light.

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Celebrating Radical Generosity at our Fall Gala

The New York Women’s Foundation Honored Emmett D. Carson, Ph.D., Dr. Angela Diaz, Verna Eggleston, and Hon. Jonathan Lippman on Monday, October 2nd, 2017.

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Radical Generosity with Anne E. Delaney

Our former Board Chair and Vision Award recipient, Anne E. Delaney, on what Radical Generosity means to her.

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Extra! Extra! Read all about it!

Our 2017 Spring/Summer issue of Activist Philanthropist is here featuring an exclusive article with Vivian Nixon of College and Community Fellowship.

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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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PODCAST: THE NEW YORK WOMEN’S FOUNDATION PUTS PARTICIPATORY GRANT-MAKING INTO THE HANDS OF TEENAGERS

We are excited to share the Girls Ignite Grantmaking episode of New York Nonprofit Media’s Insights podcast!  

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Holly Block, Director of the Bronx Museum, Dies at 58

The New York Women’s Foundation mourns the passing of Holly Block. Holly was a tremendous advocate for the arts in New York and around the world.  

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Women’s Leadership & the Lippman Commission

Join us for a discussion with women leaders from The Independent Commission on New York City Criminal Justice and Incarceration Reform on their work with The Commission and the particular needs of women involved with the criminal justice system.

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