Other Women’s Leadership Resources

Across the nation and around the world, women are coming together to share knowledge, skills and resources for better leadership. We encourage you to explore these organizations and websites to expand your personal leadership tool kit. Power up and pass it on!


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National Women's Leadership Organization


American Women Veterans
1725 I Street, NW, Suite 300
Washington, DC 20006

American Women Veterans Foundation believes that women have always been the catalyst for change within our homes, our communities and the world. We envision a society in which the legacy of America’s servicewomen, veterans and their families is celebrated and carried on to future generations of powerful and inspiring women. We strive to empower women from all branches of service with a continued sense of pride and service which enables them to reach their full potential and to contribute as they always have, in making America stronger. 

Boardroom Bound
Phone: (309) 966-0013
Boardroom Bound is a nonprofit organization dedicated to fostering diversity and inclusiveness in corporate board membership.

Carrie Chapman Catt Center for Women and Politics
309 Catt Hall
Iowa State University
Ames, Iowa 50011-1305

In addition to providing development and educational opportunities for women and men interested in politics and public service, the Catt Center maintains an extensive archive of women's political speeches from across the nation. See http://www.womenspeecharchive.org/

120 Wall Street, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10005
Phone: (212) 514-7600
Fax: (212) 514-8470 

Catalyst is the leading nonprofit membership organization expanding opportunities for women and business. Catalyst studies women and men across levels, functions, and geographies to learn about women’s experiences in business, barriers to their career advancement, and individual and organizational strategies leading to success.

Center for Women & Business
Bentley University

175 Forest Street
Waltham MA 02453
Phone: (781) 891-2789

The Center for Women and Business at Bentley University has as its mission the advancement of shared leadership among women and men throughout the business world and, in particular, the development and retention of women leaders at every stage of their lives.

Foundation for Women’s Resources
25 Highland Park Village, Suite 100-371
Dallas, Texas 75205
Office: (214) 421-5566
Fax: (214) 421-5576

The Foundation for Women's Resources provides channels through which emerging women leaders and established influencers collaborate toward a common goal: to advance and improve the personal, economic and professional status of women.

Girl Up
United Nations Foundation
1800 Massachusetts Avenue, NW
Suite 400
Washington, D.C. 20036
Phone: (202) 887-9040
Fax: (202) 887-9021

Girl Up is an innovative campaign of the United Nations Foundation that gives American girls the opportunity to become global leaders and to channel their energy and compassion to raise awareness and funds for U.N. programs that help some of the world’s hardest-to-reach adolescent girls.

Great Dames

Our mission is to find the Great Dame in every woman. Our goal is to help strong and accomplished women and men activate their strengths through a pragmatic and integrated approach incorporating personal leadership branding, co-mentoring and public service. We call it “Great Dames Inspired Leadership,” a system that will directly change your life today and in the future.

ICAN Institute for Career Advancement Needs
12565 W. Center Road
Suite 220
Omaha, Nebraska 68144
Phone: (402) 392.0746

Think of ICAN as part of your organizational succession plan, a resource to help you maximize team output while preparing for tomorrow. To achieve success in today’s world, organizations and teams need to be versatile and creative. Team members need to be effectively utilized and empowered to make decisions, take calculated risks and own the results. Their leaders need to have the focus and influence to make it happen. Our programs are designed to help transform your people into the leaders the world needs for a sustainable future. And, it’s never too soon to start.

Ms. Foundation for Women
12 MetroTech Center, 26th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Phone: (212) 742-2300
Fax: (212) 742-1653 

The Ms. Foundation for Women helps deliver funding, build skills, develop leaders, connect activists with allies, and amplify the voices of grantees to create change that benefits women, families and communities. Together, we work for a nation in which power and possibility are not limited by gender, race, class, or any other factor.

National Association for Female Executives (NAFE)
2 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10016

The National Association for Female Executives, one of the country’s largest associations for women professionals and business owners, provides resources—through education, networking, and public advocacy—to empower its members to achieve both career and personal success.

National Women's History Museum
Administrative Offices
205 S. Whiting Street Suite 254
Alexandria, VA 22304

The Museum researches, collects and exhibits the contributions of women to the social, cultural, economic and political life of our nation in a context of world history.

Off The Sidelines

Off The Sidelines is an effort by Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) to make more women aware of the need to be involved in the decisions that affect their lives every day. Kirsten wants to let women know that their voice matters, to give them the resources to start to get more involved and tell the inspiring stories of women who already are making a difference.

790 Marietta Street NW
Atlanta, GA 30318
Phone: 404-574-5353

Little PINK Book is a short daily e-note with tools, resources and expert advice on everything working women need to know. We bring you the latest data, trends, tips and inspiration for all aspects of your career — whether you're a small business owner, a top exec, middle management or anywhere in between. 

The White House Project
12 MetroTech Center, 26th Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Phone: (212) 709-4450 

The White House Project is a nonprofit leadership development organization that invites, inspires, and equips the next generation of diverse women to lead in business and politics. 

Women's Leadership Exchange®
P.O. Box 1068
Fort Lee, NJ 07024
Phone: (212) 209-1567 or (888) 937-5800
Fax: (201) 585-7267

Women's Leadership Exchange® (WLE) is a social entrepreneurship organization founded by and for successful businesswomen, whether they are leading their own companies or are leaders in the corporate, government or not-for-profit sectors. WLE provides a venue for building connections that will facilitate women’s success in business and in life. 

WSBA - Women's Small Business Association

The mission of WSBA is be a valuable resource to business women by helping and stimulating small and start-up businesses. WSBA seeks to foster women's economic independence by helping them develop skills needed for entrepreneurial success through networking and education.

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