International Women's Day 2018: Press for Progress

International Women's Day 2018: Press for Progress

The World Economic Forum’s 2017 Global Gender Gap Report estimates that gender parity is over 200 years away. Moving up this timeline will take strategic cooperation between companies, their people, and their key non-profit partners. Now, more than ever, there's a strong call-to-action to press forward and progress gender parity. There's a strong call to #PressforProgress motivating and uniting friends, colleagues and whole communities to think, act and be gender inclusive.

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Donor Data Shows Companies Can (and Should!) Do More to Prioritize Women's Causes
In alignment with the recently past International Women’s Day theme, #PressforProgress, many companies brought gender equality issues to the forefront through employee resource groups (ERGs), internal events that showcased female entrepreneurs, skills-based...
Mar 22, 2018 2:15 PM ET
Finding My Voice This International Women’s Day
Today is International Women’s Day and some of you may be asking yourself questions like “What can I do to get involved?” “Why do we need this and why is it being talked about?” “Is it a celebration or is it a somber occasion?”  Chelsey Cole, Charity Relations Specialist at Benevity, believes it’s both. "I will take every opportunity to celebrate women’s accomplishments, but the fact...
Mar 8, 2018 11:45 PM ET
3 Words That Opened My Mind to a New Meaning of Diversity & Inclusion
Visibly, I’m a minority female in a leadership position at a tech company. So you might think I know a thing or two about diversity and inclusion in the workplace (affectionately known as D&I). Admittedly, I’m no expert and I haven’t read very much of the literature on this topic. But I have a few experiences of my own that I’ve been sitting on and thought was time to share.  In the...
Mar 8, 2018 9:55 AM ET
Do the Right Thing for Gender Equality This International Women's Day
There is a lot going on these days to pay attention to, and not all of it is positive. But on this day in the last couple of years, I’ve tried to be intentional about recognizing the importance of International Women’s Day, both at our company and in the broader community. As a small gesture in the direction of impelling action toward positive change, I have decided to use personal...
Mar 8, 2018 8:10 AM ET
Be YOU: The Women of Benevity
Happy International Women's Day! At Benevity we believe that equality for women is everyone's business. And only together, can we truly #PressforProgress. Here are some of the ways you can get involved: TRIPLE YOUR IMPACT TOWARDS WOMEN'S CAUSESIn true Benevity form,...
Mar 8, 2018 7:45 AM ET