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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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Staten Island Chapter Celebrates USA

Staten Island Chapter Celebrates USA

Members of the Staten Island chapter of New York State Women bring in the July 4th holiday at the patriotic concert, AMERICA POPS!, with the 50 piece Richmond County Orchestra with maestro Alan Aurelia at Gateway Church auditorium, Charleston, Staten Island.

Monday, July 2, 2018/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (138)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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716 Chapter - 20th Annual Basket Auction

716 Chapter - 20th Annual Basket Auction

Save the Date: Join 716 Chapter for our 20th Annual Basket Auction on Tuesday, October 16, 2018. All proceeds will go towards the Award and Benefit Fund.

Tuesday, June 5, 2018/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (145)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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Chadwick Bay Chapter - May Installation of Officers

Chadwick Bay Chapter - May Installation of Officers

The Chadwick Bay Chapter held their May installation of officers at Manning’s Fireside Manor on May 22nd at 6:30 PM. Mary Stelley, treasurer for New York State Women Inc. was the installing officer. Donnie Hover was installed as President, Christine Storer as first VP, Karen Crowe as second VP, Connie Wojcinski as Recording Secretary, Tanya Burns as treasurer, Nancy Steffan as Corresponding Secretary,. Guests included Sandi Gawlak a retired teacher and Judith Einach who is running for state assembly. Both women became members at last night’s dinner.

Thursday, May 31, 2018/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (205)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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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 (242)/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 8, 2018/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (277)/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 (546)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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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 2, 2018/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (335)/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 (1032)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 5.0
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Richmond County Chapter Recently Awarded Two Scholarships

Richmond County Chapter Recently Awarded Two Scholarships

The Richmond County Chapter recently awarded two scholarship to women returning to school after a short hiatus. Lori Lambertson and Glad Uko-Imo were each given a check in the amount of $1,000 to help them continue their studies at the College of Staten Island.

Tuesday, October 3, 2017/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (1303)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: 4.0
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2017 - 2018 Chapter Challenge Membership Committee Award

2017 - 2018 Chapter Challenge Membership Committee Award

The Membership Committee will recognize and present awards at the Annual Conference to the Chapters (in two categories) with the lowest average of lapsed members from September 30, 2017 through April 30, 2018*.
Friday, September 29, 2017/Author: Communications Committee/Number of views (990)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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