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January 10, 2023

Join us January 11 at 10 am for a virtual launch event for FPWA’s new report on cash assistance, Caught in the Gaps. Assembly Member Linda Rosenthal and State Senator Roxanne J. Persaud will make remarks at the start of the program.

November 9, 2022

Yesterday, New Yorkers made history when they voted to enshrine racial justice and economic equity in our city’s Charter by passing the NYC Racial Justice Commission’s three ballot proposals. A […]

October 19, 2022

10 Days Out From Early Voting, All Eyes On Are On Landmark Measures That Would Dismantle Structural Racism in City Government

September 29, 2022

Join NYC Racial Justice Commission chair Jennifer Jones Austin, who is CEO and Executive Director of the Federation of Protestant Welfare Agencies (FPWA), for a one-on-one conversation with acclaimed journalist and newly appointed Dean of Columbia School of Journalism Jelani Cobb, about our entrenched racism, this moment in the national conversation, and moving the needle forward towards meaningful change.

August 9, 2022

FPWA announced today that they are awarding $40,000 in college scholarships to sixteen low-income junior and senior college students to support them through graduation.