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Jack Kupferman speaking at press conference

Action Highlights

Gray Panthers NYC has accomplished a tremendous amount of advocacy work on the local, state, national, and international levels. Located on this page, you will find a categorized list of our activities over the past decade or so.  To access the documents below or if you have any questions regarding our archive, please contact coordinator@graypanthersnyc.org.

 

** To see what Gray Panthers NYC was up to in 2023, please click here. **

GPNYC-Specific Activities

 

2022

  • Spotlight-Edith Cresmer, Medicare Rights Volunteer

 

2020

  • Gray Panthers NYC 2020 - A Year in Review 

  • Gray Panthers Interview with Jan Hively - How Maggie Kuhn Changed My Life 

 

2019

2018

 

2017

  • Joe Bellitti - Gray Panthers Intern 2017

  • Policy Brief-Beyond Slogans - Good Practice to Count Us All in 

  • Photos - Beyond Slogans - Good Practice to Count Us All In

  • Policy Brief-Corporate Eldercare-Helping Employers UNderstand and Manage Caregiving Responsibilities 

 

2016

  • Gray Panthers, NYC Network hosted Happy Hour 31 July 

  • Joan Davis’ Remarks at the 2016 Maggie Kuhn Awards

 

2015

  • Who me, Ageist?

  • What I learned with Gray Panthers in Summer 2015 - Florence Shen 

  • Reflections on the Internship - Brendan Birth

  • My Summer Internship - Mallory Shaner 

  • Gray Panthers Awareness Survey Results 2015

  • Gray Panthers - Survey, how much do you know?

  • The Liberation of Growing Old

 

2014

  • Who Speaks for the Earth?

  • Reflection on the Salon 

 

2013

  • Experience of a Gray Panthers’ Intern

  • Colgate Summer Internship at the UN

 

2012

  • Joan Davis Gray Panthers NYC 2012

  • Gray Panthers MLK 2012

 

1981

  • Gray and Green History

  • Joan Wiles Article: The Greening of the Gray Panthers

 

1974

  • Gray Panthers Movement - 1974

 

New York City 

 

2022

 

2019

  • United in Outrage - The Resistance March - Rise and Resist

 

2018

  • GP joined New Yorkers at the March for Our Lives 

 

2016

  • Gray Panthers at the Women’s March in NYC

  • GP at Local Career Day Event 

  • Gray Panthers Legal Services Directory 2016

  • Gray Panthers Home Health Aide Report

 

2015

  • Seniors Op-Ed

 

2014

  • Marchers Reflect on the People’s Climate March 

  • Gray Panthers Testimony Safe Streets 2014

 

2013

  • Emergency Response Task Force

 

2012

  • NYPD Continues to Target Chelsea Youth 

 

2011

  • Press Release June 8 2011

 

New York State 

 

2021

  • Gray Panthers reacts to Attorney General's report on nursing homes handling of COVID-19 pandemic.

 

2020

  • NYS Nursing Home Audit by the NYS Comptroller 

 

2019

 

2015

  • Letter to Gov. Cuomo re CARE Act 

  • Letter to the Office of the NYS Comptroller, Thomas DiNapoli

  • Ltr to Gov Cuomo re Budgett Bill - Physician Profile 

 

2013

  • Medical Marijuana Hearing

 

National

 

2019

 

2018

  • Gray Panthers ALJ

 

2017

  • Gray Panthers Roundtable US Department of Labor, Women’s Bureau 

  • Older Worker Discussion Summary

 

2016

  • 2016 Election Statement

  • Policy Brief-Making Caregiving Work

 

2015

  • Older Women Issue Brief 

  • Congressional Delegate Letter 1-08-2015

 

2014

  • As Living Standards Fall For Seniors, Some See Signs of ‘Silver Revolution’

  • Gray Panthers Federal Budget Solutions

 

2013

  • THE NEXT GENERATION - Uniting for Justice

  • The Emerging Era of the Centenarian Creates Painful Challenges for the Old and the Young

 

International 

 

2022

 

2019

  • People’s Assembly Declaration 2019 

 

2018

  • World Elder Abuse Awareness Day 

  • Rachella Ferst - Statement and Question to the Singapore Delegation at the United Nations HLPF 2018 

  • Summary-Who is Watching the Watchdogs?

  • OEWGA - Who is Watching the Watchdogs? Oversight of Nursing Home Regulation

  • Sylvia Beales lead discussant remarks LNOB

  • Jack Kupferman Statement and Question to Andorra VNR - United Nations High-Level Political Forum 2018 

  • Calendar of Gray Panthers’ Participation at the High-Level Political Forum

  • GP Policy Brief- MGOS Side Event 

 

2017

  • Gray Panthers Support Literacy For Older People 

 

2016

  • Gray Panthers at MIPAA

  • Joint Statement on Independent Expert’s Report Aug 2016

 

2015

  • WfPD and others written statement CSW60

  • WfPD and others written statement CSW60

  • Older People Are Invisible in Key Data, Study Warns

  • Report of the Open-Ended Working Group on Ageing

  • Gray Panthers 2015 OEWGA

  • Final Stakeholder Group on Ageing Statement - HLPF MGOS Participation June 2015

  • Final Statement at the Opening Session - 26 June 2015

  • 23 April Joint Post-2015 Dialogue 

  • Feminists Post 2015 Declaration EN 

  • Joint Statement - Human Rights for All Post-2015

 

2014

  •  Statement Supporting an International Treaty to Address Violence Against Women

  • Gray Panthers: Essential Advocates for UN’s Global Development Goals

  • Gray Panthers at the Open-Ended Working Group on Ageing

  • Sustainable Development Goals of all ages…Dare we Dream?

 

2013

  • Gray Panthers Input OEWGA 2013

 

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