How to help girls and women in Austin

June 3, 2018

Change a girl, change the world. These nonprofits know that. They know that when a girl or woman is lifted up, she lifts up her whole family, maybe even her whole community. According to the Read More

In progressive Austin, women still lag behind

December 14, 2017

In Central Texas, gender disparities remain even as the region’s economy grows. Austin women continue to lag behind men in income, safety, and financial security, and women and children are disproportionately living in poverty. But Read More

What to think about Komen now…

February 2, 2012

Funding is complicated, I’ll just start with that. And it shouldn’t surprise anyone that it’s political, especially for organizations at the level of Komen. So goes the story about Komen’s decision to stop giving grants Read More