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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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Olga Zona Irwin - Inaugural Lifetime Achievement

Olga Zona Irwin - Inaugural Lifetime Achievement

Long-time NYS Women, Inc. member, Olga Zona Irwin, was presented with the inaugural Lifetime Achievement Award by the Delaware County Democratic Committee (DCDC) at its annnual dinner at SUNY Delhi on May 4th.

Monday, July 17, 2017/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (1406)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Women's Day at the NYS Fair - Registration

Women's Day at the NYS Fair - Registration

It is time to download, print and send your Women's Day at the NYS Fair registration. Wednesday, August 30 we will be gathering at the NYS Fair.

Tuesday, July 11, 2017/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (1634)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Chadwick Bay Chapter is Celebrating 75 Years

Chadwick Bay Chapter is Celebrating 75 Years

The Chadwick Bay Chapter of NYS Women Inc. is celebrating our 75th year as an organization that is instrumental in the Dunkirk – Fredonia community. In 1942, twenty-two women banded together to form Business and Professional Women of Dunkirk Fredonia. These visionaries encouraged local business and professional women to join the organization for personal and professional growth. Their mission was to achieve equity for all women in the workplace through advocacy, education and information.

Monday, June 26, 2017/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (1203)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced the kick-off of New York State Women's Suffrage

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced the kick-off of New York State Women's Suffrage

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced the kick-off of New York State Women's Suffrage 100th Anniversary Commemoration Commission, which will be responsible for a series of statewide programs that celebrate women's suffrage in New York State.
Monday, June 05, 2017/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (1140)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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The St. Lawrence County Chapter honored 60 year member Patricia McGrath

The St. Lawrence County Chapter honored 60 year member Patricia McGrath

The St. Lawrence County Chapter honored 60 year member Patricia McGrath, at their May 2017 meeting. She was greeted with flowers and a cake for her 60 years of service to both BPW and NYSW Inc.
Saturday, May 27, 2017/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (1136)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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CNY Chapter Grant Information

CNY Chapter Grant Information

The local CNY chapter, is offering 1-$500.00 grant to an adult woman residing in Oswego, Madison or Onondaga County in financial need who is returning to school as a result of corporate downsizing, a change in family structure (i.e. separation, divorce or death) or to qualify for higher earnings opportunities to specifically pursue an education in the medical and/or health sciences field.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (1103)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Staten Island Chapter Recognizes "Women of Distinction"

Staten Island Chapter Recognizes "Women of Distinction"

More than 200 hundred joined the Staten Island Chapter as they honored eight local women as Women of Distinction at their annual ceremony and luncheon in April at LiGreci’s Staaten, Staten Island.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (1118)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Niagara Frontier Chapter Honors Leslie Stolzenfels as Women of the Year

Niagara Frontier Chapter Honors Leslie Stolzenfels as Women of the Year

NYS Women would like to thank Leslie for all her had work and dedication to the community and our organization.Leslie has been a great asset to the NYS Women Niagara Frontier Chapter. She has been a great supporter of the organization.

Friday, April 14, 2017/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (976)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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The Susquehanna Chapter Awarded their 2017 Women Helping Women Scholarships

The Susquehanna Chapter Awarded their 2017 Women Helping Women Scholarships

The NYS Women Inc., Susquehanna Chapter is proud to recognized two young women in this year’s Women Helping Women Scholarship essays.

Tuesday, March 28, 2017/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (818)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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March into Women's History Month Bracket

March into Women's History Month Bracket

Members of the Buffalo Niagara Chapter from St. Bonaventure University came together with the Jandoli School of Communication's Woman of Promise panel two years ago to create a bracket to help with advocacy of amazing women throughout our history.

Monday, March 06, 2017/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (772)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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