Archive Virtual Charity Fair Featured Cause - Women and Girls
Welcome to our Virtual Charity Fair!
The NJECC is a 16-week campaign, taking place between September 15 – December 31 this year. During that time, we will feature 14 specific causes – a different cause each week – and will showcase those causes through our Virtual Charity Fair. Visit this page each week throughout the campaign to learn about a new cause and to connect with the NJECC charities addressing that cause. Did you miss one of our previous week's Virtual Charity Fairs? Click here to connect with charities from Environmental Protection Week, click here for Disaster Preparedeness, Relief, and Recovery charities, click here for Health & Research charities, click here for women and girls-focused charities, click here for arts and culture charities, click here for mental health charities, and click here for hunger charities.
Meet this week's featured charities:
Despite the tremendous progress made in the struggle for gender equality, gender bias continues to create huge barriers for many women. Ongoing struggles include ensuring equal economic opportunities, educational equity, and an end to gender-based violence.
If you care about equality and empowering women and girls of all ages, races, and ethnicity groups, show that #NewJerseyGives by making your pledge to charities working in this cause area.
Featured below, you can "virtually" meet some of this year's NJECC charities who are addressing this cause. Click below on each charity to learn more about their work.