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The 2020 Womanifesto Cover
Economic Self-Sufficiency // Paid Family Leave // Press release // The Womanifesto

WFCO Releases Nonpartisan 2020 Ballot Guide, The Womanifesto

// October 12, 2020

In our nonpartisan ballot guide, The Womanifesto, WFCO takes positions on five of the 11 statewide measures that have the greatest likelihood to impact Colorado women’s economic mobility.

Julie Hertzberg joined Empowerment Council when she was managing the dueling expectations of work and motherhood
Empowerment Council // Philanthropy

Empowerment Council Member Reclaims Sense of Self

// September 23, 2020

Among the communities of giving offered by WFCO, Julie Hertzberg found that Empowerment Council (EC) fit her networking needs and passions.

Collage of women of many ages, races, and religions
Community // Philanthropy // Women & Girls of Color Fund

Women & Girls of Color Fund Advisory Council Applications Open

// September 9, 2020

What we’ve heard from the community, where we go from here, and how you can apply to the first Women & Girls of Color Fund advisory council.

Woman jumping for joy wearing a Stanford shirt
Dottie Lamm Award

Meet Our 2020 Dottie Lamm Leadership Award Winner

// August 31, 2020

Our 2020 Dottie Lamm Leadership Award winner is Clarissa Jaime Gonzalez of Denver.

Eunice Kim and Julia Doria stand in front of podium
Power of Extended Philanthropy // Women Will // Women's Philanthropy

PEP Member Cites Women Mentors As Philanthropic Inspiration

// August 27, 2020

Eunice’s passion in supporting women was shaped by her belief in equal opportunity and the power of women mentors.

Kim and two people smile at camera at WFCO Annual Luncheon event
Black Philanthropy // Donor Stories // Gender Equity // Racial Equity

Black Philanthropy Month Donor Profile: Kim Desmond

// August 17, 2020

WFCO Trustee Kim Desmond joined the board to put a new face to philanthropy and undo the practice of putting an economic marker to it.

two women, including Rose Andom, sitting in chairs smiling
Women Entrepreneurs // Women's Philanthropy

Black Philanthropy Month Donor Profile: Rose Andom

// August 7, 2020

Rose generously made a gift to WFCO that will match every dollar donated up to $50,000 at our Annual Luncheon.

map of colorado with pinpoints
Announcements // COVID-19

WFCO Makes 42 More Grants from Relief Fund

// July 14, 2020

WFCO made 42 additional grants in June and July 2020 from our Women and Families of CO Relief Fund.

Young Black woman smiles and hugs an older Black woman.
Chat4Change // Community // Economic Self-Sufficiency

Chat4Change Recap: Eliminating Ageism Through Policies, Programs, Perspectives

// July 13, 2020

Older women are more likely to experience the negative impacts of aging. What is Colorado doing about it?

a graphic image with Colorado state capitol and list of bills that passed
Child Care

2020 Legislative Results Through WFCO’s Lens

// June 25, 2020

Important progress was made in early care and education, paid sick leave, and law enforcement integrity.

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