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History

Our roots go way back to 1876 and the first Women’s Pavilion built for Philadelphia’s Centennial Exposition. Thanks to the drive of NCT’s visionary founders ... MORE


Programs

Working directly with women and girls to provide education, build confidence, and develop skills is a priority. Our co-delivered GALS program  ... MORE


Grants

We proudly give grants to non-profits that enhance the educational, economic, and social development of women and girls. Our focus for 2014 is Girls Leadership Development ... MORE


Rentals

Create a memorable event in our restored Victorian building, filled with history and elegance, and available at below market rental rates ... MORE


History

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Grants

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Nonprofit Leadership Transitions: The Good, the Bad and the Really Ugly  — Thursday, November 13 @ 5pm, Join NCT and authors Lesley Mallow Wendell and Priscilla Rosenwald as they share tales from the field that inspired them to write the book When Leaders Leave: A New Perspective on Leadership Change. Come and hear about what facilitates a smooth leadership transition, and what can turn a leadership change into a nightmare. They will share stories from the book, their years of consulting around leadership and executive transitions, answer your questions, and sign copies of When Leaders Leave which will be available for purchase.

Request for Nominations for the 2015 Willing Hands Awards in Women’s History The New Century Trust seeks nominations from the public for its two 2015 Willing Hands Awards that will recognize non-profit organizations whose projects advance knowledge and public awareness about the historical experience of women in Greater Philadelphia. Access the form here and submit those nominations. Deadline for Completed Nomination Forms is December 20, 2014. Awards will be announced February 2015.

Announcing the 2015-2016 Grants Focus, GIRLS LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT(K-12) After an overwhelming response from the girls leadership development community, we will be announcing our 2015-2016 grantees shortly. Check back here in December to see which organizations NCT will support in 2015-2016.

NCT Logo Wins Award Congratulations to graphic designer Sharon Peterson who won a design award for the New Century Trust logo, marrying our mission to improve the lives of women and girls with the preservation of our National Historic Landmark building.


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