Economic Justice
NOW advocates for wide range of economic justice issues affecting women, from the glass ceiling to the sticky floor of poverty. These include welfare reform, livable wages, job discrimination, pay equity, housing, social security and pension reform, and much more.

Our Actions

Virginia Beach Disparity Study

Hampton Roads NOW worked alongside the Virginia Beach Minority Business Council and Human Rights Commission to successfully  advocate for a disparity study in Virginia Beach. The study will determine if there is disparity in awarding contracts to minorities, women, and businesses owned by people with disabilities.