In 1994, The New York Women’s Foundation inaugurated the Neighborhood Dinner to celebrate the diverse cultures in New York City and the courageous leaders that are working to make their communities a better place for all.

The Neighborhood Leadership Award honors the dynamic women leaders acting in and for their communities.

The Spirit of Entrepreneurship Award honors women Entrepreneurs whose presence enrich their community and demonstrate a commitment to New York City.

The Neighborhood Dinner features The Foundation’s grantee partners whose advocacy and service make New York City a place where women and families can thrive.

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25th Anniversary Neighborhood Dinner in Manhattan

by The New York Women's Foundation


In 1994, The New York Women’s Foundation inaugurated the Neighborhood Dinner to celebrate the diverse cultures in New York City and the courageous leaders that are working to make their communities a better place for all.

The Neighborhood Leadership Award honors the dynamic women leaders acting in and for their communities.

The Spirit of Entrepreneurship Award honors women Entrepreneurs whose presence enrich their community and demonstrate a commitment to New York City.

The Neighborhood Dinner features The Foundation’s grantee partners whose advocacy and service make New York City a place where women and families can thrive.