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.

WGF grantee releases healthcare advocacy video

A new video by ACHIEVA, 2011 WGF Grantee, describes and illustrates best practices in healthcare access for women and girls with disabilities. Twenty years after the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), many medical provider offices are still not accessible and countless medical professionals are not prepared to treat women with intellectual, mobility, communication and sensory…

WGF Hosts International Women of Courage Luncheon

Thanks to our collegues at GlobalPittsburgh, the Women and Girls Foundation (WGF) hosted an intimate luncheon with nine recipients of the International Women of Courage Award on Monday, March 5th. This group of women illustrates the strength and ingenuity needed to make systemic change in one’s region. Ranging from areas across the world including Afghanistan,…

WGF will award $100,000 in grants during 2012

Women and Girls Foundation announces $100,000 in grant funds available in 2012 to regional non-profits to increase jobs and protect women’s rights. Read the press release for details.