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June 13, 2022

Women’s Foundation of the South to host second instalment of its monthly Clubhouse gatherings

In the Spirit of Juneteenth, Topic of Discussion Will Cover “What Does Freedom Look...
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May 22, 2022

Women’s Foundation of the South to launch ‘Learn With Us’ on Vimeo

The Female/BIPOC-led Foundation’s Video Particularly Poignant Given Senator Bill Cassidy’s Controversial and Inflammatory Comments...
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April 30, 2022

Women’s Foundation of the South to launch ‘Learn with Us’ on Dacast; first episode drops on Mother’s Day

The Female/BIPOC-led Foundation to Debut First Episode on May 8 at 8pm ET New...
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April 19, 2022

Jodine Dorcé to host monthly Clubhouse Gathering for Women’s Foundation of the South

The Female/BIPOC-led Foundation to Debut Monthly Discussions on May 11 at 8pm New Orleans,...
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April 13, 2022

Black Southerners deserve a better birth experience

Birth should be a joyful experience. But in America — which is among the most dangerous nations in the developed world in which to give birth ...
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April 10, 2022

Women’s Foundation of the South announces additional funding in support of continued grant making efforts

The Female/BIPOC-led foundation receives support from Pivotal Ventures, a Melinda French Gates company, to...
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January 18, 2022

Erin McQuade-Wright joins the Women’s Foundation of the South as Founding Philanthropic Advisor

The Female/BIPOC-led foundation finalizes its ‘Founding Five’ New Orleans, LA – January 18, 2022...
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December 30, 2021

Women’s Foundation of the South names new vice president of programs

The Women’s Foundation of the South recently appointed Christy Wallace Slater as its new vice president of programs. ...
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December 8, 2021

The Women’s Foundation of the South Launches the Womxn of Color at Rest Initiative

The Female/BIPOC led Foundation is proud to announce its self-care focused WŌC @ Rest initiative...
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November 19, 2021

Women’s Foundation of the South Announces Vice President for Programs

Southern-based non-profit, ‘The Women’s Foundation of the South’ is proud to announce its first Vice President of Programs, Christy Wallace Slater. ...
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November 2, 2021

These Black Women are Raising Millions of Dollars to Support Women and Girls in the South

Countless Southern Black women have helped build America and lead, working to uplift in civil rights, politics, education, social justice and other arenas....
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September 29, 2021

Women of Color in the South are Vastly Underfunded. A New Foundation is Setting Out to Change That

A core function of philanthropy is to address society’s many inequities and imbalances, but the troubling reality is that philanthropy itself is quite unequal....
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September 14, 2021

Women of Color receive Targeted Help following Louisiana’s Devastating Storm

As residents of Louisiana and Texas pray for the best in the midst of more tropical storms, one organization is in on the ground, ensuring BIPOC women get the help they so desperately need....
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September 12, 2021

Baton Rouge, New Orleans People in Business

Carmen James Randolph has been named founding president and chief executive officer for Women’s Foundation of the South....
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September 11, 2021

Women of Color-led Nonprofits Leading in Equitable Disaster Recovery for Womxn and Families in Louisiana

In the aftermath of Hurricane Ida, the Women’s Foundation of the South calls for support of vetted nonprofits led by BIPOC womxn...
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