Just Films: Inspires Audiences to Action

A fresh series of social justice films that will educate, inspire, challenge, and move you to action. Ten new social justice films, most screening for the first time in Pittsburgh, will be presented as part of the new Just Films series which debuts this month. The Just Films series is the brainchild of four organizations…

EVENT: How to Speak With Your Legislator

These days there is a LOT to advocate for (and against). Your voice is powerful, and so you are being asked daily to call or email your legislator. But, could you use some tips to advocate more effectively when speaking with or writing to an elected official? Please join us as we host a discussion…

How you can get involved

In times like these we need one another more than ever. We are touched and inspired by the calls and emails we’ve received from caring, passionate individuals who want to give their time, talent, and treasure to WGF.   On Thursday of each week we send our new newsletter – This Week in the Resistance – to our…

Communications Intern Needed

The Women and Girls Foundation (WGF) is committed to achieving equality for women and girls. We are seeking an intern who shares our passion for equality. The WGF Communications Assistant will work to communicate our overall work, including:  public policy & advocacy efforts, our program for high school girls called GirlGov, our film series Just Films,…

Join the WGF team!

The Women and Girls Foundation is seeking a new member of our small-but-mighty team.  The Public Liaison will be responsible for a variety of tasks ranging from social media to individual donor fundraising, from scheduling and office administration.  We offer a fun, supportive office environment and great benefits.  If you have a passion for women’s equality,…

Super Interns Needed!

WGF is looking for a few good interns (or work study students). Are you passionate about women’s rights? Are you interested in hands-on learning (not just filing and making copies? Are you thinking about a career in the nonprofit sector? If so — we need you! We are beginning to plan for Fall 2015 interns. We…

Orange is the New Black Happy Hour

Are you a fan of OITNB?  Then you are not going to want to miss this! Join the WGF and our friends at the Delta Foundation for a Happy Hour featuring Lauren Morelli, Pittsburgh native and co-producer/writer for Orange is the New Black!   Click here  to buy your tickets — don’t delay, space is limited! Proceeds…

A Conference Like No Other!

Are you navigating a Crossroads in your life?  You won’t want to miss the Crossroads Conference for Women coming up on March 10, 2015! In service of WGF’s mission to develop women leaders, and timed to coincide with Women’s History Month in March, the Crossroads Conference is certain to be a thought-provoking day.  WGF believes that when women thrive, communities…

WGF@ Events

WGF is partnering with a variety of local groups to provide our members an opportunity to connect with WGF, each other, and the community in a fun and social way.   Click here to see the full calendar of WGF@ Events.

GirlGov 2014 in the News!

GirlGov continues to make a difference in Southwest Pennsylvania and Harrisburg! Check out this article featuring GirlGov 2014 participant, Madison McIntyre, and State Representative Dom Costa.