You can take action to help change this by joining Radical Generosity @ Work.
STRIVE’s Women’s Empowerment Initiative provides training, wrap-around supportive services, job placement, and retention services to low-income women who possess distinct barriers in gaining employment.
Radical Generosity @ Work inspires individuals and companies to take bold action to support the economic well-being of the most underserved women and families in New York City. By forming a team and making a contribution, you and your colleagues will change the face of philanthropy and make a difference in the lives of women and families across the city.
The Foundation invites both women and men at corporations and firms to become monthly sustainers, and activate their personal networks to invite friends to join them. Give where you live and support economic opportunities and the workforce development of women.
Center for Family Life’s New York City Cooperative Development Project scales up worker cooperative development by training and coaching community-based organizations serving low-income immigrant women to organize worker-owned businesses.
Hot Bread Kitchen is a workforce and microenterprise development program with a mission to build the existing talents of marginalized women into marketable skills, creating an entryway into NYC’s food industry.
PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), has mobilized a team that will create a collective giving culture inside the company. This represents a new model for sustained participation of corporate employees in philanthropy on a local level.
PwC has set an initial target of creating 300 new philanthropists in the first year, raising over $250,000.
“It is an honor to help The Foundation launch this campaign and form the first ‘Radical Generosity at Work’ team of philanthropists at PwC. Collectively, we can greatly expand access to economic opportunity for NYC’s most vulnerable women, their families and make a difference where we live and work.”Grainne McNamara, Principal at PwC and Board Member at The Foundation