Presidential Comments

House Backed Bill Tries to Put an End to Federal Discrimination

Recently, the House of Representatives passed the Federal Employee Antidiscrimination Act of 2017.1 This act would ensure that those who have been discriminated against in the federal workplace will have the ability to have their cases heard. These cases will be assigned to the Office of Special Counsel wherein disciplinary actions will be assigned and […]

Hurricane Season

Our Thoughts and Prayers are with you We are asking that everyone keep those in the path of hurricanes in their thoughts and prayers as they endure these potentially catastrophic events. If you live in affected areas we encourage you to evacuate, stay safe and heed the warnings of area officials. Respectfully, Wanda V. Killingsworth

Women’s Equality Day – August 26, 2017

On Women’s Equality Day, we honor those courageous, relentless, and dedicated women who had marched, advocated, and organized for the right to cast a vote; that precious right has reinvigorated generations of women and galvanized them to stand up, speak out, and let their voices be heard across this great nation. Today, as we celebrate […]

Thank You for a Successful NTP!

Thank you to you all for your participation in the 48th National Training Program (NTP).  What a wonderful time we had in New Orleans! From the largest NTP attendance since 2011, to having a stellar group of Leadership Panel participants, to having seven of our Past Presidents joining us, NTP 2017 was a huge success. […]

Join us in New Orleans!

Federally Employed Women’s (FEW) National Training Program (NTP) 2017 is JUST OVER A MONTH away.  If you register and pay your registration fees before June 15th, you can save $200 on your registration. I cannot emphasize enough how critical it is to invest in your training and self-development and “Investing in our Future” is exactly […]

Public Service Recognition Week

During Public Service Recognition Week, I want to express my gratitude to all of Federally Employed Women’s (FEW) civil servants; it’s because of you and all of your efforts that keeps our Government functioning and the United States a great nation. The Public Service Recognition Week (PSRW) has been celebrated in May since 1985, organized […]

Join us at NTP 2017!

Registration for our 48th National Training Program (NTP) is in full swing, and what a privilege we have to serve one another by participating in our four focus areas, Compliance, Diversity, Legislative, and Training, while joining together as one to share in our NTP, giving each of us the great opportunity of “Investing in Our […]

Celebrating Women’s History Month

Every year, during the month of March, specific focus is given to women’s endeavors to have women’s rights acknowledged and increased. This year the National Women’s History Project has provided a theme for Women’s History Month entitled “Honoring Trailblazing Women in Labor and Business”. We would like to honor all those women who have struggled […]

Legislative Message from the President

Federally Employed Women (FEW) is a nonpartisan grassroots organization that stands true to its founding principle that we “work for the advancement of women in the federal government.” Although we are not participating in the “Women’s March on Washington,” we support any group that shares our vision of creating fair and equitable treatment of women […]

A Day of Service

The Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday was signed into law in 1983 by President Ronald Reagan and is held to be a day of service to others.  One of the tenets Dr. King held tightly to was the meaning of service to others.  In one of his last sermons prior to his assassination in 1968 […]