April 6, 2022

On April, FPWA's CEO and Executive Director and NANs Vice Chairwoman of the Board, Jennifer Jones Austin, will be honored at the Women’s Empowerment and Networking Luncheon at #NANConv2022 alongside Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, and NANs Senior VP of Policy and Strategic Partnership Ebonie Riley. To find out more information and to register visit

February 24, 2022

Governor Kathy Hochul announced appointments to the 400 Years of African-American History Commission, which serves to highlight contributions by Africans and African-Americans to our country and to New York State.

February 23, 2022

FPWA's fiscal policy team calls out the looming federal fiscal cliff facing New York City in its newest report.

February 1, 2022

Gov. Kathy Hochul, NYC Mayor Eric Adams, and NYC Council Speaker Adrienne Adams salute the work of FPWA, New York’s Leading Anti-Poverty Nonprofit.

January 3, 2022

On December 27, the NYC Racial Justice Commission unanimously approved its final report outlining three landmark ballot proposals intended to advance racial equity and dismantle structural racism in the City’s Charter.