News


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.

November 2, 2021

FPWA Releases Statement on the New York City 2021 Mayoral Election

October 25, 2021

Today FPWA announces its 2021 HIV/AIDS grant awardees that focus on prevention, awareness, and treatment in New York City neighborhoods.

October 7, 2021

The Human Services Career Advancement Scholarship (HSCAS), which offers eligible essential workers an opportunity to advance in their careers, is now taking applications for the 2022 Spring semester. Applications close October 8 for Associate’s and Bachelor’s, December 5 for LMSW, and December 15 for Master’s.

September 29, 2021

Today FPWA is awarding college scholarships to help ensure New Yorkers complete the last two year of four-year college.