The Fund for Me Too and Building a Movement: Creating a Funder-Activist relationship with me too International
The New York Women’s Foundation was an early supporter of Tarana Burke’s me too Interntional as part of The Fund for the MeToo Movement and Allies (The Fund). Focused on creating spaces for healing and advocacy, The Fund was a trust-based philanthropic approach that engaged organizations across the U.S. to uplift survivor voices.
Camille Emeagwali Recognized in City & State’s Responsible 100 Awards List
The Foundation congratulates Senior Vice President of Programs & Strategic Learning Camille Emeagwali for her inclusion on City & State New York’s Responsible 100 Awards List honoring New Yorkers Invested in Improving Our Communities.
Today, after years of organizing by formerly incarcerated people and families, the Clean Slate Act has been signed into law by New York's Governor, Kathy Hochul. After implementation, millions of New York families will finally have the opportunity to thrive as old records begin to seal.
The New York Women’s Foundation’s Annual Neighborhood Dinner honors the changemakers of Queens
The New York Women's Foundation’s 2023 Annual Neighborhood Dinner celebrates the spectacular diversity of Queens by honoring exceptional women whose courage and leadership have transformed their Queens communities for women and families.
From New York City to Iceland and across the world, the fight for equal pay continues. We are acting in solidarity with women and gender-expansive people to create a world where all people receive fair and equal pay.
Despite the rain, the crowd was full of smiles at the Jongga Kimchi Blast this past weekend. The festival brought together 300 participants who gathered shoulder-to-shoulder while mixing seasoning with napa cabbage to make their own kimchi.
The New York Women’s Foundation Celebrates Inclusion in City & State New York’s Top 100 List
The New York Women's Foundation is honored and humbled to have 15 Board Members, Donors and Grantee Partners named in the recently released City and State's Latino 100 Power List which reflects our commitment to making a positive impact on the City and its residents!