June 28, 2017

Op-Ed: The Power of She

Girl power is not a force to be reckoned with. Here in Chester County, and around the nation, we recognize that our mothers, daughters, aunts, sisters, […]
March 29, 2017

The 1852 Pennsylvania Women’s Rights Convention

The 1852 Pennsylvania Women’s Rights Convention The first women’s rights convention in Pennsylvania was held right here in Chester County, June 2-3, 1852. Despite being held […]
February 15, 2017

Violence Can Be Prevented

Anyone that has heard me speak in front of a crowd since July 2015 has heard me speak about the important role men play in ending […]
October 3, 2016

Men and Feminism

I promised to write the blog post you are reading about four months ago, the topic being why men should care about the issues and inequities […]
August 1, 2016

Leveraging Progress

After a historic week right here in our region, the Philadelphia Inquirer ran a piece about what Hillary Clinton’s nomination means for working women. In the […]
October 13, 2015

Change is Inevitable

We are busy. Time and time again we hear how over scheduled our lives have become. Between family and work there is very little time left. […]
September 14, 2015
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Are You Ready for Some Football?

March is Women’s History Month. While the Fund celebrates women throughout the year it is in solidarity that we recognize the words of Gloria Steinem, “Women have always been an equal part of the past. We just haven’t been part of history.”
March 2, 2015
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Women Making History

March is Women’s History Month. While the Fund celebrates women throughout the year it is in solidarity that we recognize the words of Gloria Steinem, “Women have always been an equal part of the past. We just haven’t been part of history.”
November 13, 2014
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Know More: No Means No

The news for women and children in Chester County has not been stellar over the last several weeks.
March 29, 2017

The 1852 Pennsylvania Women’s Rights Convention

The 1852 Pennsylvania Women’s Rights Convention The first women’s rights convention in Pennsylvania was held right here in Chester County, June 2-3, 1852. Despite being held […]
March 28, 2017

We Can Do Better

Chester County Fund for Women and Girls, in partnership with Downingtown Mayor Josh Maxwell, invites men to join local leaders and members of our community for a […]
March 13, 2017

Yes, All Women!

The Chester County Fund for Women and Girls hosted a discussion entitled, “Yes, All Women!” on how women can learn from their own histories and create […]
March 8, 2017

CCFWG Mourns the Loss of Mrs. Gladys Black

CCFWG is deeply saddened by the loss of our dear Gladys Black, a committed member of our Board of Directors and Grants Policy Committee and a […]