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October 20, 2021

Congratulations to our CEO and Executive Director, Jennifer Jones Austin, on being named to the City & State New York's Power of Diversity: Black 100. City & State New York's Black 100 list recognizes many Black leaders who are making a difference in New York politics, business, the nonprofit sector, and beyond.

September 23, 2021

On September 23, Jennifer Jones Austin will join Rev. Al Sharpton and other faith and civil rights leaders to visit Del Rio, Texas where Haitian refugees are encamped at U.S.-Mexico Border.

September 21, 2021

Find out why FPWA's Chief Program & Policy Officer, Emily Miles and Director of Policy, Jeanette Estima call for a reimagining of how poverty is measured.

September 16, 2021

The Poverty 2020 data released Tuesday suggests that poverty dropped in America in 2020. Read on for our full statement.

August 9, 2021

Congratulations to our CEO and Executive Director, Jennifer Jones Austin who was named to City and State's 2021 Brooklyn Power 100 list. This list recognizes not only the borough’s leading politicians, but also the business and nonprofit executives, real estate developers, labor leaders, advocates, activists, academics and others who live and work in Brooklyn.