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We are a non-profit state federation. Our membership includes women and men of every age, race, religion, political party and socio-economic background. We are a leading advocate on work-life balance and workplace equity issues.

In this section, you will read recent news releases and advocacy concerns as well as view our opinion editorials and letters to the editor. Members of the press who are writing about issues of concern to working women are encouraged to contact our Communications Committee at PR@nyswomeninc.org.

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The Rome Professional and Business Women Awarded Its First Scholarship

The Rome Professional and Business Women Awarded Its First Scholarship

The Rome Professional and Business Women awarded its first scholarship inconjunction with the Rome Foundation.

Friday, May 11, 2018/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (63)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Staten Island Supports Women in Business

Staten Island Supports Women in Business

Gifts $2000 to Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art

The Staten Island chapter of New York State Women presented a $2000 gift to a local museum founded by a woman with a vision.

Tuesday, May 08, 2018/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (77)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Women With A Vision Changed Our World

Women With A Vision Changed Our World

Staten Island Chapter Celebrates Right-to-Vote Centennial with Legacy Tea by Rosemarie Dressler

It began with a small group of New York visionaries sipping tea and imagining an America where women shared equal rights with men. They set into motion a national campaign that spanned seven decades and gave way to the eventual securing the right for women to vote.

Wednesday, March 14, 2018/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (221)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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NYS Women NIKE RFP

NYS Women NIKE RFP

NYS Women Inc NIKE RFP bids are due April 13, 2018.

NYSW NIKE RFP PDF

Friday, March 09, 2018/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (196)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Career Development Opportunities Fundraiser

Career Development Opportunities Fundraiser

Career Development Opportunities (CDO) will be holding a fundraiser at NYS Women, Inc.’s April 2018 board of directors meeting to support all the CDO’s projects throughout the year.

Wednesday, March 07, 2018/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (218)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Staten Island Unites ‘Sisterhood’

Staten Island Unites ‘Sisterhood’

Sisterhood organizations participated in a fair and by presenting as a panelist or guest speaker at workshops. The women of the Sisterhood presented on positions in business, health, environmental science and government and other topics such as “You are the Architect of Your Life,” by Naomi Jones, Life Coach; “Brave Enough to Succeed,” by Fran Reali; “Dressing for Success,” by Rosemarie Cavanaugh , Nutritionist; “Non-traditional jobs in STEM,” by Katia Gordon , Director, SI Regional and Community Affairs, Con Edison; Financial Information for High School Students,” by Joan Wilton, Financial Advisor; and “Social Media Marketing.”

Friday, March 02, 2018/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (131)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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NYS Women Web Site RFP

NYS Women Web Site RFP

NYS Women Inc Web Site RFP bids are due April 10, 2018.

NYSW Web Site RFP PDF

Friday, February 16, 2018/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (182)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Dorothy Mangano’s 97th Birthday and 62 Year Membership Recognition

Dorothy Mangano’s 97th Birthday and 62 Year Membership Recognition

During August 2017 Lakeshore Chapter members, along with members of Dorothy’s family joined us for a surprise 97th birthday celebration at St. Columbans on the Lake. Dorothy was also given a membership certificate reflecting her 62 years as a member of Lakeshore Chapter, NYS Women, Inc. (previously BPW/NYS, Silver Creek Local Organization).

Tuesday, November 14, 2017/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (416)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Athena Society Name Change/Athena’s Bra Project

Athena Society Name Change/Athena’s Bra Project

On October 14th at the October Board of Director’s meeting held in Geneva, NY, members came together to support not just an awesome project to help women veterans, they also approved a name change for the Athena Society. The Board voted to rename the program the Athena Military Women’s Initiative.

Monday, October 23, 2017/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (827)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Yates County Women - An Evening with a Yates County Settler

Join Yates County Women on October 17, 2017 for an evening with a Yates County settler.
Monday, October 16, 2017/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (235)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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