NYS Women Inc News

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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 [email protected].

Latest News

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.

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.

St. Lawrence Chapter - Eowyn Hewey Accepted Member of the Month Award
Eowyn Hewey accepted a Member of the Month award on behalf of the St. Lawrence Chapter of NYS Women Inc. at the Greater Massena Chamber of Commerce Annual Luncheon.
NYSW Staten Island Leads Sisterhood to Encourage Women to Explore Occupations

Presidents and representatives from organizations concerned with the welfare of women and families recently gathered together for the annual meeting of the Sisterhood of Women’s Organizations.

Youth Leadership at Southern Finger Lakes Women Chapter

On Saturday October 15, 2017 in Watkins Glen, the NYS Women Southern Finger Lakes Women Chapter held a Youth Leadership event. Youth Leadership is a NYS Women Inc. program that helps high school girls learn about college life and real world experiences.

Welcome New Members!

This quarter, we would like to welcome these 22 awesome women as new members of New York State Women, Inc.!

Margaret Mehlenbacker Tynski Wins Grand Island Professional Women's Scholarship
Margaret Mehlenbacker Tynski of Grand Island was honored at the September Awards Dinner of the Grand Island Professional Women’s Chapter, New York State Women, Inc.
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.

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.
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.