Joanne Sundell from Dark Forest Chocolate Makers, Inc. is our June member spotlight. She started her business in 2014.
Originally a nurse who received her RN from University at Buffalo/Millard Fillmore Hospital, Diana Augspurger started Creative Storage in 1984. She has spent 26 years guiding her customers through the design process.
Carolyn Strozyk from PHH Mortgage is our May Member Spotlight. She joined NYS Women Inc in late 2014.
In 2011 Katie Krawczyk launched 19 IDEAS on her own; offering marketing and communications services.
Since June 1989, the NY Grace LeGendre Endowment Fund, Inc. a 501 (c) (3) corporation has awarded 146 Fellowships ranging from $1000 to $1500 each to women enrolled in graduate study at New York State Colleges and Universities.
The 6th Annual NYS Women Inc Conference is scheduled for May 29-31, 2015 in Buffalo NY. Learn our accomplishments for this year and goals for next year. You’ll become re-vitalized; when you return to your chapter, plan on accomplishing great things!
This year we are focused on passing the equal pay portion of the Women’s Equality Act which is coming up for a vote as early as the week of April 20! A separate bill –A6075/S1 – was introduced by Assembly member Michele Titus in March.
Earlier this week on the The Daily Show, Jon Stewart cited a new study from the Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR) that predicts women won’t reach pay parity with men until 2058.
OUR LOCATIONBuffalo, New York
WHO WE ARE
NYS Women, Inc Buffalo Niagara Chapter is a group of women of all ages representing a broad spectrum of employment fields. Since our Charter in 1934, we have promoted full participation, equality and economic self-sufficiency for all working women.