Fearless Fund

In February, new research from GoDaddy found that Black women are starting businesses faster than any demographic in the country. Yet, only three percent of Black women-led businesses last up to five years, one of the highest failure rates of any demographic.   We often hear of the success stories of women like Leslie Frelow, who Read more …

Grants Pass Case Affects More than 38 Percent of Women and Girls

We must break the cycle of eviction, housing insecurity, and exposure to danger, starting with additional support for shelters and crisis centers for survivors. Housing agencies must prioritize – not stigmatize – because housing justice is gender justice.

Title IX: The Civil Rights Law that Opens Doors – 50th Anniversary

“No person in the United States shall, based on sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.”  – Title IX, signed by President Richard Nixon, June 23, 1972

TISSUE ADVISORY: Protect Your Right to Organize in the Workplace with the PRO Act

Employees of Amazon and Starbucks are making progress in their unionization efforts with these giant companies. The timing for bringing forward legislation in the Senate that would strengthen efforts of workers to organize is called for. In his State of the Union Message, President Biden called for passage of the PRO Act.