Mission, Vision, and Goals


The Maryland Commission for Women works with Maryland State Government to advance solutions and to expand social, political and economic opportunities for all women.


All Maryland women have full social, political and economic equality.


  • To serve as a voice for Maryland women in the development of executive, legislative and judicial policies
  • To promote solutions that address the needs of Maryland women
  • To provide informed advice to the Secretary of the Department of Human Services, the Governor and the Maryland General Assembly on the issues of concern to the women of the state
  • To improve the lives of Maryland’s women and girls