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Why America needs a Black Maternal Health Week method

Apr. 12, 2018 12:43 pm

Why America needs a Black Maternal Health Week

The national initiative, running from April 11 through 17, is shedding light on the challenges Black mothers face on a regular basis when seeking adequate healthcare.
How does your workplace’s parental leave policy measure up? method

Mar. 26, 2018 12:45 pm

How does your workplace’s parental leave policy measure up?

Some Philadelphia companies, including digital marketing agency SEER Interactive and accounting firm PwC, offer family benefits beyond what's required by law.
How to plan an inclusive women-in-leadership conference method

Feb. 28, 2018 12:55 pm

How to plan an inclusive women-in-leadership conference

Representation matters, especially when it comes to helping a diverse audience feel welcome. Here's how FearlessCon's Melissa Alam and Women in Nonprofit Leadership Conference's Erika McDaniel do it.
Why mentorship matters for women method

Feb. 23, 2018 12:45 pm

Why mentorship matters for women

And advice on how to find a great mentor, from three Philadelphia-based nonprofit and business leaders.
How Vision 2020 is working toward gender equality in government and business people

Feb. 14, 2018 12:36 pm

How Vision 2020 is working toward gender equality in government and business

"We need our perspectives represented," said the Drexel initiative's founder and president, Lynn Yeakel.
Girl Develop It led coding classes in a Delaware women’s prison purpose

Feb. 1, 2018 10:26 am

Girl Develop It led coding classes in a Delaware women’s prison

The tech education nonprofit taught 12 women at Baylor Women's Correctional Institution to build their own websites — sans internet.
ChickTech Philadelphia is bringing free tech education to local girls purpose

Jan. 18, 2018 10:25 am

ChickTech Philadelphia is bringing free tech education to local girls

The networking group for professional women in tech just launched its ChickTech: High School program and is looking for nonprofit partners.
What would a women-led city look like? This urban anthropologist wants to start that conversation method

Jan. 5, 2018 12:00 pm

What would a women-led city look like? This urban anthropologist wants to start that conversation

“I think most people don’t walk around their cities thinking actively that they are walking through spaces that were designed by men," said Katrina Johnston-Zimmerman of the Women Led Cities Initiative.
At this Chester County girls leadership program, grantmaking is in teens’ hands funding

Nov. 29, 2017 12:58 pm

At this Chester County girls leadership program, grantmaking is in teens’ hands

Girls Advisory Board "helped me realize that there are actually young people who want to make a difference out there," said one high school member.
Pennsylvania’s political accelerator for women scored a 100% win rate last night results

Nov. 8, 2017 1:57 pm

Pennsylvania’s political accelerator for women scored a 100% win rate last night

"This is the first real test of the resistance," said Emerge PA Executive Director Anne Wakabayashi. "Emerge is training the resistance right now."

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