The New York Women's Foundation (NYWF) released the second report from its Voices from the Field series, "Blueprint for Investing in Girls and Young Women." The report outlines the challenges facing girls and young women, and key recommendations for how non-profit, the public sector, and philanthropy can support the strengths and evolving roles of girls and young women across New York City. Key Recommendations for Action include:
- Engaging girls as co-authors of solutions to the challenges they face in their lives;
- Gender-specific and gender-competent programming to meet their needs;
- Equitable investment in programs and support for girls and young women.