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July 12, 2022

FPWA launched a campaign to generate public awareness and understanding of the three racial equity ballot proposals put forth by the NYC Racial Justice Commission.

July 7, 2022

New York City’s fiscal year 2023 adopted budget achieves gains for human services Total funding remains below last year levels amid falling federal funding On June 13, 2022, the New […]

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 10, 2022

FPWA is pleased to welcome Raysa S. Rodriguez to our team as our new Chief Program and Policy Officer.

December 20, 2021

"Congratulations to all five women named as the next New York City Deputy Mayors. I'm confident they will make great strides in helping New York become a more equitable and just city," says Jennifer Jones Austin, CEO and Executive Director, FPWA.