Challenging Times for Women Business Owners
Candace Waterman, President and CEO of Women Impacting Public Policy, reflects on the issues central to the success of women business owners.
The COVID-19 Pandemic: Impact on Families
Marjorie Sims, Managing Director of Ascend at the Aspen Institute, offers insight into policies and practices to unlock prosperity for families.
Balance on the Ballot: Getting Women to Run
‘Shecession’: COVID-19’s Economic Impact on Women
Alejandra Castillo, CEO of YWCA USA, outlines policy recommendations for building a more equitable future for women in the workforce.
Unsung Heroes: Women in Military Service
Phyllis Wilson, President of the Military Women’s Memorial, delves into the untold stories of these heroes and details the only major national memorial honoring all servicewomen — past, present and future.
Time’s Up: Fighting the Culture of Sexual Harassment
Sharyn Tejani, Director of the Time’s Up Legal Defense Fundat the National Women’s Law Center, discusses her work to help survivors of sexual abuse and harassment achieve justice.
Race and Gender Inequity: The Gap Between Dreams and Possibilities
Teresa C. Younger, President and CEO of the Ms. Foundation for Women, offers insight on the benefit of investing in women.
Inspiring Young Women to Lead
STORIES FROM YOUR REGION
The ARC of Northern VirginiaLucy Beadnell, Director of Advocacy for The ARC of Northern Virginiaj joins Elena Russo to discuss the free services they offer to people with developmental disabilities and their support network. Additionally, they discuss the TravelMate program, which provides virtual support to individuals with cognitive challenges to be more independent while traveling.
Special Olympics Virginia
Investing in Early EducationThe Child and Family Network Centers is a network of 8 free, high-quality bi-lingual preschools that provide low-income children with the tools they need to succeed in school and in life. Their Executive Director Jackie Horstmann Didio tells Elena Russo about their strong connection to the community they serve.
Washington Air Quality Committee