Press Releases

Press Releases


4/25/24, Statement – Harvey Weinstein Conviction Overturned

1/25/24, Women Creating Change Responds to Mayor’s announcement of $43 million in city, federal, and private funding to support Women Forward NYC

1/17/24, Women Creating Change Announces Appointment of Na’ilah Amaru and Laura Edidin to New Leadership Roles

1/09/24, Women Creating Change Responds to Governor Hochul’s 2024 State of the State Address


11/01/23, 60 Years After the Equal Pay Act, Women in All Fields Still Make Less than Men

10/18/23, Women Creating Change Launches “Civic Matters Hub” to Empower Women’s Civic Engagement in New York City

3/13/23, Women Creating Change Announces Nonprofit Leader Sharon Sewell-Fairman as Next President and CEO


6/24/22, Women Creating Change Condemns SCOTUS Abortion Decision

6/15/22, Women Creating Change Announces Search for Next President and CEO


6/15/21, Women Creating Change Releases Report Assessing Landscape of Civic Engagement for Women in New York City Ahead of Primary Election

1/15/21, Women Creating Change Statement on Presidential Inauguration

1/07/21, Women Creating Change Statement Condemns the Violence that Took Place Washington, D.C on January 6th


6/18/20, Women Creating Change Applauds SCOTUS DACA Decision

3/31/20, Women Creating Change Applauds Governor Cuomo, Urges New York to Implement Vote By Mail


4/17/19, Sexual Harassment Working Group and Allies Rally for Public Hearings in NYC + Albany.

3/25/2019, Women Creating Change (formerly Women’s City Club of New York) Moves in a Bold New Direction with a New Vision, Mission and Name.

3/22/2019, Women Creating Change Rings the Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell.


7/10/18  Women’s City Club Elects New Leadership at 102nd Annual Meeting.

6/18/18 Women’s City Club of New York Receives Nearly $50,000 in Grants to Support New York City Communities.

4/10/18, PowHer New York, City and State Elected Officials, Union Members, and Activists Rally for Economic Equity on the 12th Annual NYC Equal Pay Day

3/1/18  Women’s City Club of New York, Citywide Guides -2018.

2/28/18, WCCNY Testimony Against Sexual Harassment at Joint City Council Hearing.


11/30/17 Women’s City Club co-sponsors SEX ED -Lessons from the Front Lines panel discussion.

11/14/17 Women’s City Club of New York Presents 2nd Annual Perkins-Roosevelt Symposium.

11/6/17 Women’s City Club of New York Announces Appointment of Carole J. Wacey, CEO.

10/18/17 Women’s City Club of New York Issues a Statement on Constitutional Convention.

09/18/17 Women’s City Club of New York Hosts Forum on the New York Constitutional Convention.

06/08/17 Women’s City Club Hosts 101st Annual Meeting, Featuring Keynote Speaker Mrs. Matilda Raffa Cuomo.

05/23/17 Women’s City Club Hosts Panel Discussion on Public Funding for School Choice in New York.

03/01/17 Women’s City Club Hosts a Conversation with Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr.

01/10/17 Women’s City Club of New York Hosts Panel Discussion on Establishing Single-Payer.