National Organizations for Women

American Association of University Women
AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education and research.

Anthony Center for Women’s Leadership at the University of Rochester
The ACWL celebrates women’s achievements at the University of Rochester and in the world, and works to understand and overcome barriers to women’s wider leadership.

Barbara Lee Family Foundation
The Barbara Lee Family Foundation advances women’s equality and representation in American politics and contemporary art through their political research program, strategic partnerships, grants, and endowments.

Clare Booth Luce Center for Conservative Women
Founded in 1993, the mission of the Clare Booth Luce Center for Conservative Women is to prepare young women for effective leadership and promote leading conservative women.

Concerned Women for America
Concerned Women for America helps members across the country bring Biblical principles into all levels of public policy.

Feminist Majority Foundation
The Feminist Majority Foundation (FMF), founded in 1987, is dedicated to women’s equality, reproductive health, and non-violence. FMF utilizes research and action to empower women economically, socially, and politically.

Mothers of the Movement
The Mothers Movement Online, founded in 2003, serves as a clearinghouse for information about social, cultural, economic, and political issues related to the well-being of mothers.

National Association of Commissions for Women
The National Association of Commissions for Women (NACW) assists and supports commissions for women to ensure that they not only survive, but thrive in today’s challenging environment.

National Council of Jewish Women
The National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) is a grassroots organization of volunteers and advocates who turn progressive ideals into action. Inspired by Jewish values, NCJW strives for social justice by improving the quality of life for women, children, and families and by safeguarding individual rights and freedoms.

National Council of Negro Women
The National Council of Negro Women’s mission is to lead, advocate for and empower women of African descent, their families and communities.

National Organization for Women
Since its founding in 1966, NOW’s purpose has been to take action through intersectional grassroots activism to promote feminist ideals, lead societal change, eliminate discrimination, and achieve and protect the equal rights of all women and girls in all aspects of social, political, and economic life.

National Women’s Political Caucus
The National Women’s Political Caucus is a multi-partisan grassroots organization dedicated to increasing women’s participation in the political process. NWPC recruits, trains and supports pro-choice women candidates for elected and appointed offices at all levels of government.

Vision 2020
Vision 2020 is a national coalition of organizations and individuals united in the commitment to achieve women’s economic and social equality. It was founded and is administered by the Institute for Women’s Health and Leadership at Drexel University College of Medicine.