You join the Women's Forum because you will be with the most prestigious women in New York in their respective fields. Wherever you go within the Forum - to an event, to a meeting, to a dinner - the woman sitting next to you is a "wow.”Meet our members
The Women's Forum of New York
2020 ELLY AWARDS LUNCHEON
The ELLY Awards Luncheon benefits the Education Fund of the Women's Forum of New York.
Aspirational Women. Inspirational Experiences.
New York’s premier organization of women leaders since 1974
Forging Connections, Inspiring Leadership, Igniting Discovery
Trailblazers, Thoughtleaders, Change Agents, as diverse and dynamic as our city
We Are What We Believe
We believe the potential for women is unlimited and opportunities should be as well.
We believe leadership has no gender.
We believe in equal pay for equal work.
We believe women inspiring women never gets old.
We believe women helping women never gets tired.
We revere the women who blazed trails before us and revel in those who come after.
We believe our diversity is our strength.
We celebrate each other’s success.
We believe successful women can be successful friends.
Leadership – Friendship – Inspiration
What We Believe Drives What We Do
Our Forum is the founding Forum of a global network of 74 Forums with over 6500 women members in major cities around the world. Members can connect with global counterparts through two conferences each year created by the International Women’s ForumRead more
Our Members Tell Our Story
President – East Region AT&T
"What's so attractive about the Forum is that these women have accomplished such great things and are all committed to New York - to making New York a better place. They want to share their stories with each other and build friendships, something I hope to pay forward in the future."Meet our members
Global Head of Relationship Management - Citi
"I've never met anyone in the Forum who hasn't had something to contribute to my knowledge base. And the instant warmth and instant connection that exists among members is something very special - it’s a sense of community that extends globally."Meet our members