Who We Are

The Fund for Women of the Southern Tier, Inc. exists to help girls and women achieve economic self-sufficiency and realize life goals through grants in the areas of education, health, wellness, career and life skills. Established in 2009, the Fund is the first funding stream dedicated solely to helping improve the lives of girls and women residing in the Southern Tier counties of Chemung, Schuyler, Steuben and Yates in New York State.

News & Events

Update: Join Us at the Women’s March Jan. 27!

UPDATE: "Due to this weekend’s winter storm projections of snow and high winds, the Women’s March Elmira ha. . . Read More

New! We’ve Expanded Our Educational Grants Program!

New for our 2019 Grants Cycle, we have expanded the educational grants we provide to offer additional funds to girls and women who are inter. . . Read More

Please Support FFW’s Annual Giving Trees

The Fund for Women is again partnering with local businesses this holiday season to host Giving Trees.

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Holiday Shopping with Fund for Women at Connors Mercantile!

Join the Fund for Women at Connors Mercantile in Corning and shop with purpose!

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