Women and Girls
Join us for a look at how the new, interactive Passaic Childcare Map can be used to assess the supply and quality of childcare relative to demand.
Attention to the role of gender is most useful with programs that seek to change unhealthy behaviors, such as reproductive health and teen pregnancy, gender-based violence, substance abuse and educational under-achievement.
Women's Giving Circles: Reflections from the Founders adds the valuable perspective of personal narrative to understanding the growth of giving circles over the past ten years. Focused on the motivations, challenges, and opportunities of the 18 giving circle founders interviewed, the booklet is a testament to two factors that propelled this grassroots phenomenon – media interest and the powerful women’s social network.
This guide examines women's roles in philanthropy and features “how to” sections on creating and using a variety of forms of charitable giving, as well as working with professional advisers.
The Princeton Area Community Foundation’s Fund for Women and Girls has awarded $187,000 in grants to 14 local nonprofits, the largest amount in the fund’s 20-year history.
The Princeton Area Community Foundation’s Fund for Women and Girls has awarded $101,500 in grants to 11 local nonprofits.
It's one thing for corporations to encourage and support women in traditionally male-dominated careers; it's another for them to provide women with the education and tools needed to succeed in such fields.
In the 12 months since the Community Foundation of New Jersey and several of their fundholders joined with others to stamp out human trafficking around the 2014 Super Bowl, they have come to learn two things.