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Grant: 2018-19 Elder Abuse (XE) Program RFP
Grant: 2018-19 Elder Abuse (XE) Program RFP Due Date: Wednesday, September 5, 2018 Category: Underserved Victims Programs Amount: $2,400,000 Purpose: ​The purpose of the Elder Abuse (XE) Program is to expand the multidisciplinary community response to elder and dependent adult abuse. View the grant here.
CalOES Grant: 2018-19 Campus Sexual Assault
The Governor's Office of Emergency Services 2018-19 Grant Campus Sexual Assault (CT) Program Due Date: Monday, August 13, 2018 Category: Sexual Assault Programs, Amount: $4,000,000 Purpose: ​The purpose of the CT Program is to create a comprehensive coordinated community response that is victim/survivor centered, enhances victim/survivor safety (regardless if they...

Upcoming Commission Meetings

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California Pay Equity Task Force 

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About the Commission

For more than 50 years, the California Commission on the Status of Women & Girls has identified and worked to eliminate inequities in state laws, practices and conditions that affect California’s women and girls. Established as a state agency with 17 appointed commissioners in 1965, the Commission regularly assesses gender equity in health, safety, employment, education and equal representation, the military, and the media. The Commission provides leadership through research, policy and program development, education, outreach and collaboration, advocacy and strategic partnerships.