Category Archives: Women Empowering Women

Bloggers from across generations bring their unique perspective on issues facing women and people of color. Use the index to find blog posts that cover various topics related to eliminating racism and empowering women, and download copies of our e-newsletters.

How Bias Shows Up in Hiring Practices

April 22, 2021

If you were asked if you are biased in your companies HR practices, you may adamantly respond, “Of course not!” But what if you were being biases without really knowing it?

March for Meals

March 15, 2021

March for Meals Celebrates Senior Nutrition Programs by Kathy Saunders, YWCA Senior Center Director The March for Meals campaign is... Learn More

Senior Women and Poverty

February 12, 2021

One in 10 seniors – 4.6 million in total – lives in poverty. Out of those 4.6 million seniors, 2... Learn More

The Short Sidedness of “If You Can Dream It, You Can Achieve It”

February 9, 2021

It’s January which means that our social feeds and news stories turn to mentions of New Year, New You and... Learn More

Your Hard Work Will Pay Off…Except When It Doesn’t

January 25, 2021

It’s January which means that our social feeds and news stories turn to mentions of New Year, New You and... Learn More

The Privilege of “Life Doesn’t Give You What You Can’t Handle”

January 20, 2021

It’s January which means that our social feeds and news stories turn to mentions of New Year, New You and... Learn More

The Misconception of “Follow Your Bliss”

January 20, 2021

It’s January which means that our social feeds and news stories turn to mentions of New Year, New You and... Learn More

The Cringe Worthiness of “Everything Happens for a Reason”

January 12, 2021

It’s January which means that our social feeds and news stories turn to mentions of New Year, New You and... Learn More

The Myth of “Dreaming Big”

January 5, 2021

It’s January which means that our social feeds and news stories turn to mentions of New Year, New You and... Learn More

Latina Equal Pay Day

October 29, 2020

Today is #FinancialFriday as well as Latina Equal Pay Day. This is the last equal pay day of the year... Learn More