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Come to our 30th Anniversary Celebrating Women Breakfast

Join our seated march on Thursday, May 11th, 2017 at the Marriott Marquis as we honor women leaders that are working to make New York City a better place for women and families.

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Women InJustice: Gender and the Pathway to Jail in New York City

Read our new report in collaboration with The Prisoner Reentry Institute of John Jay College Of Criminal Justice

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Now More than Ever, NYC’s Women and Girls Need Us

We are going to work harder than ever to support women community leaders working on the frontlines of poverty, violence, racial and ethnic discrimination, criminalization, and homelessness.

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More is Needed for Girls Ages 0-8

NYC’s girls, their mothers and caregivers have great strengths, but also face tremendous challenges. Our latest report highlights what more is needed.

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Why Women and Girls

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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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The New York Women’s Foundation mourns the passing of Virginia Ryan Joffe

The New York Women’s Foundation community mourns the passing of former Board President Virginia Ryan Joffe, known to us as Dinny.

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Closing New York’s Gender and Racial Wage Gap

See what our President and CEO, Ana L. Oliveira, has to say about closing the gender and racial wage gap in New York City.

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From the Grassroots Up: Leadership Lessons From Women Community Leaders

Catch up on Ana Oliveira’s Huffington Post blog with her article From the Grassroots Up: Leadership Lessons from Women Community Leaders.

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Girls IGNITE! Grantmaking

The New York Women’s Foundation and the YWCA of the City of New York have launched Girls IGNITE! Grantmaking, a unique fellowship designed to empower the next generation through

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30th Anniversary Celebrating Women© Breakfast

Join our seated march on Thursday, May 11th, 2017 at the Marriott Marquis as we honor women leaders that are working to make New York City a better place for women and families.

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In New York City Schools, an Ever-Rising Tide of Homeless Students - The New York Times

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