Women Thriving. Colorado Rising.

Our Mission

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

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Come together with WFCO and 3,000 other champions for women’s advancement and help raise critical funds to create change for Colorado women and their families.

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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

Our Blog

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Statement on Family Separation
End the "Zero Tolerance" Immigration Policy

Women’s Foundations across the U.S. and beyond condemn the Trump administration’s “zero tolerance” immigration policy and the continued detention of immigrant families.


The post Statement on Family Separation appeared first on The Women's Foundation of Colorado Blog.



Friday, June 22, 2018 11:29:54 AM

Connecting with Refugees
World Refugee Day logo

World Refugee Day reminds us of the opportunities many of us have each day to welcome and connect with refugees in Colorado.


The post Connecting with Refugees appeared first on The Women's Foundation of Colorado Blog.



Friday, June 15, 2018 3:49:55 PM

Why I Support Dads for Daughters
Steve honors his daughters through Dads for Daughters

I contribute to Dads for Daughters for all of the daughters out there who don’t have dads to pay for college, buy braces, or make sure they have good health care.


The post Why I Support Dads for Daughters appeared first on The Women's Foundation of Colorado Blog.



Friday, June 15, 2018 10:23:27 AM

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