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

Special Presentation by Elizabeth Wende Breast Care, November 7th

Mark your calendars: FFW invites you to a FREE Special Presentation on Women's Breast Health by Elizabeth Wende Breast Care. . . Read More

Save the Date: October 23 – Annual Gathering!

Come and celebrate 10 years of empowering girls and women! This year's FFW Annual gathering will be held October 23, 2018 at 5:30 at the . . . Read More

Mother’s Day Appeal – Honored women

The following is a list of the women honored as part of our 2018 Mother's Day appeal. A daffodil bulb will be planted in recognition of each. . . Read More

Our Grantee Recognition Ceremony was truly a night to remember.

The 2018 FFW Grantee Recognition Ceremony took place on June 14th at the Hilton Garden Inn in Big Flats. OverĀ $33,000 was awarded to area i. . . Read More