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 LIMITED; PLEASE REGISTER...
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...