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Women’s Advancement

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

What our work includes:

Representing Boston's Women

Awardees were nominated by Boston residents for their commitment and dedication to their community, neighborhood, and workplace.

Meet the 2024 awardees

2023 Awardees


Menstrual Equity Pilot

FREE menstrual pads and tampon dispensers are available in all female, male and gender neutral bathrooms at an initial six BPL branches: Brighton, Codman Square, East Boston, North End, Mattapan, and Roxbury. 

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