Research – 2014 Update

Research – 2014 Update

In 2004, the Women’s Foun­da­tion of Gene­see Val­ley pub­lished the first com­pre­hen­sive study on the eco­nomic sta­tus of women in the Rochester region using data from to 2000 U.S. Cen­sus. This research has been updated using the 2010 U.S. Census data. In addi­tion, the Self-Sufficiency Stan­dard was used to explore income ade­quacy; that is, the...
The Women’s Foundation of Genesee Valley distributes $82,000 in grant awards

The Women’s Foundation of Genesee Valley distributes $82,000 in grant awards

The Women’s Foundation is pleased to announce our 2013 Grant Award recipients. The awards are made possible through the generosity of members of our community who open their hearts and their purses to help other women. The Foundation turns their donations into community capital that makes our region a place of renewal and hope. Overcoming...
Voices of Experience

Voices of Experience

The Girls’ Initiative of the Women’s Foundation of Genesee Valley Presents: VOICES OF EXPERIENCE A program for girls May 21, 2014 Nazareth Arts Center 4:30pm to 7:30pm To inspire the girls to overcome challenges and to encourage literacy, each girl will receive a copy of Maya Angelou’s I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings BOOKS...