The New York Women’s Foundation congratulates Dr. Mary T. Bassett on being named New York State’s new health commissioner by Gov. Kathy Hochul.
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.
We invite you to read our Impact Report which details all of the activities that The Foundation and their grantee partners have been up to in 2019-2020.
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The Foundation is charging ahead and bolstering investments in advancing racial equity,
ending mass incarceration in New York City, increasing economic stability for low-income
families, and eliminating gender-based violence.
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.