December 2010

FISA Board Member Linda Beerbower Burke Paves the Way for Hearing Impaired Professionals in Corporate America.

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Today‚Äôs college graduates have a wide array of female role models, many of whom have made strides in what just a few decades ago were considered male bastions. For Linda Beerbower Burke, William and Mary, the challenges she faced climbing corporate ladders during the 70s paled compared to the challenge … Read More >

FISA Foundation Co-sponsors TEDx Women Simulcast

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FISA Foundation was pleased to partner with Leadership Pittsburgh, Inc. and BNY Mellon to produce a local simulcast of the first TEDx Women conference in early December. This two day event featured nearly 40 speakers from many countries, sharing ideas for improving the lives of women globally. Many of these … Read More >

FISA Foundation Conducts Community Needs Assessment

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One of FISA Foundation’s core values is to “listen and respond” to the needs of the community, particularly the overlooked needs of women, girls, and people with disabilities. Over the past several months board and staff members have solicited input from numerous stakeholders: grantees, nonprofit and community leaders, and focus … Read More >