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Ms. Foundation Invites Applications for Year-Long Fellowship
Seeking Proposals in Areas of Economic Justice, Reproductive Justice, Safety
NEW YORK—Nov. 15, 2013—— The Ms. Foundation for Women announced today that it is accepting proposals for its third annual fellowship, which will fund a talented leader pursuing change in support of the Ms. Foundation’s advocacy and policy work in the areas of economic justice, reproductive justice and safety. The fellowship runs from September 2014 to August 2015.
The fellowship program supports and nurtures emerging feminist advocates and helps them develop and launch innovative ideas. It is designed to bolster and enhance the Ms. Foundation’s own advocacy capacity and expertise by undertaking new initiatives in key issue areas, identifying trends and gaps in efforts to advance women’s equality and participating in organization-wide work to build women’s power.
The Ms. Foundation for Women fights to eliminate barriers for every woman in the U.S. For 40 years, we have worked tirelessly to secure women’s rights and freedoms with a special commitment to building the power of low-income, immigrant and women of color. At our core, we are advocates giving a voice to women to elevate their most pressing issues. We’re continually investing funds, time, expertise and training in more than 100 trailblazing organizations nationwide to secure a better future for ourselves, our families and our communities.
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