Women's Commission

Women's Commission outline of Baltimore City

The Baltimore Commission for Women believes in a high quality of life and in equal rights, opportunities, and access to services for all women. The Commission develops information systems, provides advice and counsel, conducts research, hosts educational programming, analyzes policy, and advocates for women’s issues to improve the lives of and opportunities for all women in Baltimore.


The Baltimore Commission for Women will be established in the community as a resource for women to assist them in accessing information and services intended to improve their lives and the lives of their families. The Commission will empower women through education and coordination of opportunities. The Commission will ensure that barriers to equal rights and opportunities for women will be reduced, with the eventual goal of eliminating such barriers throughout Baltimore City.