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  1. National Women's History Project, a private group in California, provides a daily history quiz, programs and events, and links to women's history organizations.
  2. The Women's Bureau, under the U.S. Department of Labor, was created by Congress with a mission to promote the welfare of wage-earning women, improve their working conditions, increase their efficiency, and advance their opportunities for profitable employment. 
  3. Federally Employed Women, FEW, is a private non-profit organization working as a constructive pressure group to improve the status of women employed by the Federal government and by the District of Columbia government.
  4. Wider Opportunities for Women (WOW), works nationally and in its home community of Washington, DC to achieve economic independence and equality of opportunity for women and girls. For employers and unions with women in nontraditional occupations and apprenticeships, they provide free online resources and services to assist in their integration and retention.


  5. The White House Office for Women's Initiatives and Outreach lists resource contacts within the Administration, and recent initiatives.
  6.  American Association of University Women is a national organization that promotes education and equity for all women and girls. AAUW is composed of three corporations: the Association, a 150,000-member organization with more than 1,500 branches nationwide that lobbies and advocates for education and equity; the AAUW Educational Foundation; and the AAUW Legal Advocacy Fund.
  7. United Nations Development Fund for Women, UNIFEM, works for women's empowerment and gender equality. Lists reports on women's human rights, economic capacity, violence against women, and other topics.
  8. The Feminist Press, from the City University of New York, is devoted to restoring the lost multicultural history of women in America and throughout the world through the publication of important books by women.
  9. The Violence Against Women Office, of the Department of Justice, provides hot lines, grant programs, and lists of publications, research, and regulations.