IN THE KNOW

New policy report details Minnesotans’ concerns about women and girls’ equality  >>Read more  >>Read/download policy report

MN Girls Are Not For Sale CASE STUDY: Chronicling the Women’s Foundation of Minnesota’s campaign to end the sex trafficking of Minnesota girls (Oct. 2014)  >>Read more

MEET A DONOR ADVISOR: Wenda Weekes Moore >>Read more  >>Open a Donor Advised Fund

Valerie Corning Spencer named “2014 Mary Lee Dayton Catalyst for Change”  >>Read more

Partnership for Women’s Prosperity releases snapshot report (Jan.-Sept. 2014)  >>Read about the Partnership  >>Read the snapshot report

2014 Annual Report  >>Read/download

George Family Foundation names Lee Roper-Batker a “remarkable woman leader”  >>Read more

Women’s Foundation, Othayonih Research, U of MN unveil first-of-its-kind child sex trafficking research  >>Read press release  >>View/download full report and executive summary at UROC  >>Listen to MPR’s The Daily Circuit interview (9/15)  >>Read Star Tribune article  >>Access our MN Girls Are Not For Sale campaign

(Star Tribune) “With prostitution, any market is a bad market” by Lee Roper-Batker, Foundation president & CEO  >>Read more

Lizzo, Caroline Smith support gender equality, donate proceeds from new single to Women’s Foundation >>Learn more & purchase/download new single >>Read the Star Tribune interview

Foundation releases new research on the status of women and girls in Minnesota  >>Read press release  >>View/download the report  >>Access all Women’s Foundation of Minnesota research

WOMEN’S ECONOMIC SECURITY ACT OF 2014: Foundation’s economics research serves as basis for Act that became state law  >>Read our WESA story  >>Read press release   >>View Economics research  >>Read Star Tribune Editorial   >>View Women’s Economic Security Act of 2014   >>Access all Women’s Foundation of Minnesota research

BUILDING PHILANTHROPY FOR GENDER EQUALITY
Here, we share exceptional videos related to charitable giving and gender equality.

>> Emma Watson, UN Women Goodwill Ambassador, launches HeForShe campaign (Sept. 2014)

>> A World Changed: 100 Years of Philanthropy (The Rockefeller Foundation, Nov. 2013)