Nonprofit or community organization
Last modified: October 14, 2012, 8:05 PM
The National Organization for Women-New York City (NOW-NYC) is the founding and largest chapter of NOW, and one of the most active grassroots feminist political action organizations in the city.
NOW-NYC is a non-profit, multi-issue, and multi-strategy orgainization focusing on all issues pertaining to women's rights. NOW-NYC works to end workplace discrimination and sexual harassment and ensure economic equity; secure reproductive freedom for ALL women; stop all forms of violence against women; and eradicate racism, sexism, and heterosexism. NOW-NYC works to promote equality and justice through direct actions, lobbying, and legal action.