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Mary J. Blige 

Singer-songwriter Mary J. Blige has been a longtime advocate for women. In 2007 she co-founded the Foundation For the Advancement of Women Now (FFAWN), opened the Mary J. Blige Center for Women in Yonkers, New York, and she serves as a mentor at an all-girls public high school in the Bronx. FFAWN offers programs, resources and support that will empower women to pursue their personal and professional goals.

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