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The 2017 NAFE Top 10 Nonprofit Companies for Executive Women

Among this year’s 10 winners in the not-for-profit category, five have women leaders at the helm.

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Women make up 44% of executives with P&L responsibility at the NAFE Top 10 Nonprofits.

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Hospital systems, philanthropic groups and other not-for-profit organizations often have lots of women working at all levels. In fact, at this year's Top 10 Nonprofit Companies, women make up more than half of the top tenth of earners and 44 percent of all the executives with profit-and-loss responsibilities.

In addition to recognizing the top nonprofits, NAFE also honors the 60 best for-profit companies for executive women. Click here to read about the 2017 NAFE Top Companies for Executive Women.

Click here for the executive summary of the NAFE Top Companies for Executive Women, which shows aggregated data on the winning companies—including how this year's winners stack up to previous years'.

About NAFE

The National Association for Female Executives (NAFE) is one of the country’s largest associations for women professionals and business owners, providing resources through education, networking and public advocacy to empower its members to achieve both career and personal success. NAFE is a division of Working Mother Media. For information about becoming a member of NAFE or participating in the organization’s programs and events, visit To register your company for the 2018 NAFE Top Companies for Executive Women or any of Working Mother Media's other Best Companies initiatives, visit