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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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History in the Making - Hillary Clinton's Historic Nomination

History in the Making - Hillary Clinton's Historic Nomination

Written by Pauline W. Hoffmann, Ph.D.

Hillary Clinton’s historic nomination by a major political party as a candidate for president of the United States put more cracks in the proverbial glass ceiling but notice that the ceiling has not come crashing down.

Sunday, July 31, 2016/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (172)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Southern Finger Lakes Women - Sale of Maple Products Scholarship Fundraiser

Southern Finger Lakes Women - Sale of Maple Products Scholarship Fundraiser

The chapter conducted a sale of maple products as another fundraiser on behalf of the scholarship fund. The sale was organized by Sally Rigden, chapter treasurer.

Sunday, July 10, 2016/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (133)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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NYSWomen - Staten Island Awards Scholarships

NYSWomen - Staten Island Awards Scholarships

The business and professional women of the Staten Island chapter of NYS Women awarded two local women with academic scholarships.
Tuesday, June 28, 2016/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (179)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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NYS Women-Staten Island Supports Women at Good Counsel Residence

NYS Women-Staten Island Supports Women at Good Counsel Residence

The Staten Island chapter of NYS Women presented $2000 to the Staten Island Residence of Good Counsel Homes, Inc. This program provides invaluable intervention for hundreds of pregnant young women and single parents.

Tuesday, June 28, 2016/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (114)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Carol Golyski Wins the 10th Annual Women's Exemplary Leadership Awards

Carol Golyski Wins the 10th Annual Women's Exemplary Leadership Awards

Carol Golyski, a member of Grand Island Professional Women’s Chapter, New York State Women, has been selected the winner of the 10th Annual Womens Exemplary Leadership Award, which was presented Wednesday evening (June 22) at a dinner in Elldins, River Oaks, Grand Island.

Monday, June 27, 2016/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (233)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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President Renee's farewell message

President Renee's farewell message

At conference, we had a member's celebration during Friday night's dinner. President Renee gave her farewell message, stating its our turn to be the teachers/mentors as so many have done for us.
Sunday, June 12, 2016/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (115)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Clarence Chapter presents 5 grants to community organizations

Clarence Chapter presents 5 grants to community organizations

New York State Women, Inc., Clarence Chapter recently held its 18th Annual Basket Auction to raise money for its award and benefit program at the Brookfield Country Club in Clarence, NY. At the event, grants were presented to local area non-profits from funds raised at last year’s event.

Monday, June 06, 2016/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (143)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
Categories: Chapter News
Advocacy Update From Conference

Advocacy Update From Conference

This year's General Election provides us with the opportunity to make changes that will advance our legislative priorities, or impede them. In addition to the presidency, the American people also will have the opportunity to vote for every member of the House of Representatives.

Sunday, June 05, 2016/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (111)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Chadwick Bay Chapter of NYS Women Inc. Installation of 2016 - 2017 Officers

Chadwick Bay Chapter of NYS Women Inc. Installation of 2016 - 2017 Officers

Chadwick Bay Chapter of NYS Women Inc. met at Shorewood Country Club for dinner and installation of 2016-2017 officers.

Saturday, June 04, 2016/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (136)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Kamie Fields recipient of the 2016 Grace LeGendre Endowment Fund Fellowship

Kamie Fields recipient of the 2016 Grace LeGendre Endowment Fund Fellowship

Kamie Fields from the Chadwick Bay Chapter was awarded the 2016 Grace LeGendre Endowment Fund Fellowship.
Monday, May 30, 2016/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (181)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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