Sunset Park Women in Action

Grant Year:  2018

Sunset Park Women in Action is hosting a series of workshops that brings together immigrants and allies in the neighborhood as a way to strengthen ties between immigrant groups and those who support them. Workshop topics include the roots of global migration, the history of U.S. immigration policy, personal immigration experiences, and the impact of current anti-immigration rhetoric on children and families. The group is building a healthy community where all members feel safe, protected, and able to thrive.

Grant Year:  2017

Sunset Park Women in Action is hosting a conference for women to meet female leaders, unpack NYC's political system, and strengthen their leadership skills. The group is engaging a new generation of female leaders in activism.