Florida Commission on the Status of Women Welcomes Karin Hoffman and Marilyn Stout

Tallahassee, FL (April 3, 2017) — The Florida Commission on the Status of Women (FCSW) announced today the appointments of Karin Hoffman and Marilyn Stout to the FCSW by Attorney General Pam Bondi. Commissioner Karin Hoffman of Lighthouse Point has a family-run business, Sonshine Educational Tours, founded by her mother, which has been serving educators and students…

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Florida Commission on the Status of Women Launches On-Line Florida Women’s Resource Directory

FLORIDA COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN LAUNCHES ON-LINE FLORIDA WOMEN”S RESOURCE DIRECTORY  Tallahassee, FL (March 17, 2017) — The Florida Commission on the Status of Women (FCSW) proudly announces the launch of its new online resource directory located at fcsw.net/resources/directory/.  The directory currently includes more than 250 listings of organizations vital to improving the status…

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Florida Commission on the Status of Women Welcomes Jennifer Canady

Tallahassee, FL February 16, 2017) — The Florida Commission on the Status of Women (FCSW) announced today the appointment of Jennifer Canady to the FCSW by Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam. Jennifer is the Director of the RISE Institute at Lakeland Christian School, focused on research, innovation, STEM learning, and entrepreneurship with 6th through 12th-grade students.…

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Florida Commission on the Status of Women Announces Election of 2017 Officers

Tallahassee, FL (January 18, 2017) — The Florida Commission on the Status of Women (FCSW) announced today the election of its 2017 Officers. “We welcome these new officers, who make up our 2017 executive committee. Each brings valuable perspectives from the areas of business, law, and public service, as well as a commitment to our mission…

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Commission to Publish Florida Women’s Resource Directory

Tallahassee, FL (January 5, 2017) — The Florida Commission on the Status of Women is focused on providing a collaborative platform for those seeking information on issues that affect women, girls and their families in our state. Each of the 67 counties is unique and we value and applaud the incredible work being done by the…

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Commission Releases 2016 Annual Report: Connections

Tallahassee, FL (January 1, 2017) — The Florida Commission on the Status of Women, is pleased to present the 2016 Annual Report, Connections, highlighting our program of work in 2016 and laying the groundwork for an aggressive strategic initiative for 2017. Our goal will continue to be focused on reaching out across the State and providing…

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Message Regarding IWPR’s The Status of Women in Florida Report

Tallahassee, FL (December 16, 2016) — The Florida Commission on the Status of Women remains focused on providing a collaborate platform for those seeking information on issues that affect women, girls and their families in our state. We understand that each community in our state is unique, representing both rural and urban areas and that the…

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Palm Beach Post Reports on FCSW Financial Summit

FCSW and CFO Jeff Atwater Host First Financial Education Summit Palm Beach Post Story by Charles Elmore November 17, 2016 Click HERE to read the full story Jupiter, FL (November 17, 2016) —  Today, the Florida Commission on the Status of Women (FCSW) together with the Florida Department of Financial Services and Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater, launched Florida’s…

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Financial Summit

FCSW and CFO Jeff Atwater to Host First Florida Financial Education Summit Click here for registration information. Tallahassee, FL (November 14, 2016) — Studies show that 45% of Florida households, 3.2 million families are living paycheck to paycheck, and are just one unexpected expense from financial catastrophe. In an effort to address this issue, the Florida Commission on…

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