By The Women's Foundation of Colorado

Infographic 1.2 percent of $1million+ gifts were made to women and girls
Donor Stories // Planned Giving // Women Will

Planned Giving at WFCO

// June 8, 2018

“I would not have enough paper to tell you everything,” said LaRae Orullian on why she has left a planned gift to WFCO.

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Child Care // Equal Pay // Family Leave // Impact // Legislative Session // Public Policy Advocacy

2018 Legislative Session Outcomes

// May 16, 2018

In the 2018 legislative session, Colorado hit some high notes for women in the workplace but missed several key opportunities to foster their economic security.

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Philanthropy // Single Moms

Happy Mother’s Day from WFCO

// May 9, 2018

“I burned by bra for you!” and other Mother’s Day stories from WFCO staff and trustees.

Immediate Action Needed! Take Action for Equal Pay, Child Care Tax Credit!
Action Alert // Public Policy Advocacy

Take Action for Women & Families

// May 2, 2018

The 2018 legislative session is almost over and we need you to take action to stand up for equal pay and access to affordable child care – two key barriers that hold women and their families back from being economically secure.

Immediate Action Needed! Take Action for Equal Pay, Child Care Tax Credit!
Action Alert // Impact // Public Policy Advocacy

Tell Your Senator: Support Child Care

// April 24, 2018

Access to high-quality, affordable child care is essential to economic security for Colorado women and their families. Contact your senator today to request their support for continued investment in child care in our state.

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Announcements

Seeking Storytellers

// April 24, 2018

Are you a natural storyteller? If so, The Women’s Foundation of Colorado wants to hear from you.

Immediate Action Needed! Take Action for Equal Pay, Child Care Tax Credit!
Action Alert // Impact // Public Policy Advocacy

Speak Up for Equal Pay

// April 19, 2018

Contact your representative today if you want equal pay! Tell your representatives to support the Equal Pay for Equal Work Act.

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Colorado Springs // Grantee Spotlight

A Two-Generation Approach

// April 17, 2018

When you enter any of the Colorado Springs early childhood education centers of CPCD…giving children a head start (CPCD), you’ll see preschoolers listening to stories, making art, and building train tracks. While they prepare for elementary school, many of their parents are in classrooms preparing for new careers.

Announcements // Annual Luncheon // Equal Pay

Annual Luncheon Special Guest

// April 10, 2018

Billie Jean King, sports icon and equal pay activist, to serve up inspiration at The Women’s Foundation of Colorado’s 2018 Annual Luncheon.

The difference between women's and men's median annual earnings, $7,000, would pay for 1.9 years of community college tuition in Colorado.
Equal Pay // Impact

New Research on Gender Pay Gap

// April 3, 2018

Updated research from the Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR) funded by WFCO shows the gender pay gap has narrowed for some women, but there is a long way to go to achieve equal pay for all women.

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