International Women’s Day | March 8, 2017
Leading with Hope, Leading with Community Every Day
On International Women’s Day, we celebrate women’s social, economic, cultural, and political achievements in our state, nation, and around the world. Yet, we see progress slowing instead of accelerating in many places and populations: in Minnesota, disparities between women and men, and among white women and women of color, are on the rise. This year’s International Women’s Day theme is #BeBoldForChange. >> Read more…
Partnering With Women Leaders From Around the World – On February 15, the Women’s Foundation of Minnesota had the honor of hosting leaders from 23 countries across the world. We were thrilled to come together to hear about the work they’re doing in their communities and countries, and share our own Young Women’s Initiative of Minnesota with them. The leaders are part of the U.S. Department of State’s International Visitor Leadership Program.
Our 2016 Impact Report illustrates the intersectionality of our work – RESEARCH + GRANTMAKING + POLICY + CROSS SECTOR PARTNERSHIPS — and our vision to create a world of equal opportunity where women and girls — and all people — hold the power to create and lead safe, prosperous lives.
>> Access the report and see the results of our collective contributions and bold impact.