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Women’s Advancement

Our mission is to promote gender equity by empowering women and removing systemic barriers to their advancement.

Our office embodies Mayor Walsh’s commitment to advance and support women in Boston. We focus on three priority areas: economic equity, safety, and representation.

1 City Hall Square
Room 804
Boston MA  02201-2025
United States
Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

What our work includes

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We dive into deeper detail about our work through our Medium account.

News and Announcements

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Call for art! Tell us what the 19th Amendment means to you today

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Ideas sought for Future of Childcare Challenge

Neighborhood Services
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Boston girls invited To BCYF citywide Girls Summit

Boston Centers for Youth and Families
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Public lactation room unveiled at Boston City Hall

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Boston Women's Memorial

The memorial is dedicated to three women who helped shape the City’s history.

Learn about the memorial