Women Thriving. Colorado Rising.

Our Mission

Catalyzing community to advance and accelerate economic opportunities for Colorado women and their families.

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Annual Luncheon featuring Billie Jean King

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The 2018 Annual Luncheon has sold out. Contact Kristina Vaio at kristinav@wfco.org or 303-285-2967 to add your name to the waitlist for tickets or sponsorships.

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SUCCESS STORIES

Julia's Story: When Women Thrive, We All Rise

Thirty years ago, Julia found herself at a crossroads she never could have imagined. Surviving on welfare and a low-wage job, she had to choose between feeding her family, paying for child care, or putting gas in her car to get to work.

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Our Impact

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In January 2018, WFCO awarded grants to 23 nonprofit organizations statewide working to advance and accelerate economic security for women.

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We advocated for an increased minimum wage and worked with our public policy partners to pass six more bills in 2017 that create more pathways to prosperity for Colorado women.

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Since 2016, 32 women's funds that comprise Prosperity Together have collectively invested $58.4 million into programs advancing women's economic security in the U.S.

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DONOR SPOTLIGHT

Donors Make a Difference

“I hold WFCO in high esteem because it’s so mission-driven and focused. I love the can-do attitude that the founders embedded in the organization, and I am amazed at how ingrained that is with the staff today. There’s no mountain too high or river too wide for The Foundation.”

- Marilyn Taylor, WFCO Honorary Trustee

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WFCO Celebrates Pivotal Grant
Exciting Announcement $1 million grant

Colorado Health Foundation, one of the nation’s largest health foundations, has awarded WFCO a $1 million grant.


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Monday, September 17, 2018 11:30:44 PM

Training Women in IT
Women in IT program Colorado Coalition for the Homeless

Colorado is one of the nation’s top destinations for information technology jobs. The Women's Tech Training Program is growing the pipeline of women in IT.


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Wednesday, September 12, 2018 2:00:58 AM

WFCO’s Emerging Philanthropists
Empowerment Council members

Empowerment Council is a group of 70 women who seek career mentorship, networking opportunities, and a space to make a difference.


The post WFCO’s Emerging Philanthropists appeared first on The Women's Foundation of Colorado Blog.



Tuesday, August 28, 2018 12:49:14 PM

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