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News Releases

  2022

Thursday, April 21, 2022
Money On A Mission: The Women’s Foundation of Colorado Announces 100% of Investable Assets to Meet Gender-Lens Investment Strategies by December 31, 2023

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Monday, April 11, 2022
Tickets, Tables, and Sponsorships On Sale for The Women’s Foundation of Colorado’s Annual Luncheon Featuring Allyson Felix

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  2021

Wednesday, December 8, 2021
The Women’s Foundation of Colorado Announces 19 WINcome Grantee Partners That Will Help Women Meet Basic Needs, Pursue Economic Opportunity, and Increase Incomes

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Monday, October 4, 2021
The Women’s Foundation of Colorado Invests $255,000 in Front Range Organizations Through Women & Girls of Color Fund

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Monday, July 5, 2021
The Women’s Foundation of Colorado Opens Two Funding Opportunities for Organizations Advancing Equity for Women

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Monday, March 29, 2021
WFCO Invests $192,000 in Rural Grantee Partners Through Its Women & Girls of Color Fund Inaugural Grantmaking Cycle

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Wednesday, March 17, 2021
The Women’s Foundation of Colorado Welcomes Five New Trustees, Deepens Board Expertise in Communications, Finance, and Philanthropy

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Tuesday, January 12, 2021
WFCO Invites Funding Applications from Rural Colorado Organizations for Its Women & Girls of Color Fund

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11 de enero de 2021
WFCO invita a organizaciones del área rural de Colorado a presentar su solicitud para el Fondo para Mujeres y Niñas de Color

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2020

Monday, October 12, 2020
WFCO Releases Nonpartisan 2020 Ballot Guide, The Womanifesto

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Tuesday, July 14, 2020
WFCO Makes Second Round of Grants from Women and Families of CO Relief Fund, Bringing Total Grants to More Than 100

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Thursday, June 18, 2020
Women’s Impact Investing Giving Circle Announces Funding for Two Women-Led Social Ventures Supporting Black Women and Refugees

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Monday, May 11, 2020
WFCO Makes Rapid-Response Grants to 66 Organizations from Women and Families of CO Relief Fund

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Monday, April 6, 2020
The Women’s Foundation of Colorado Launches Women and Families of CO Relief Fund for COVID-19 Rapid Response

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2019

Wednesday, April 24, 2019
The Women’s Foundation of Colorado Announces Two Speakers, Many Stories, One Vision for 2019 Annual Luncheon

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Wednesday, March 20, 2019
The Women’s Foundation of Colorado Welcomes Six New Trustees to Its Diverse Board of Women and Men

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Wednesday, February 13, 2019
The Women’s Foundation of Colorado's 2019 Community Forum & Luncheon: Making Work Really Work for Women & Employers in the Pikes Peak Region

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2018

Monday, December 17, 2018
The Women’s Foundation of Colorado Receives $25,000 Grant from Milgard

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Wednesday, September 19, 2018
The Women’s Foundation of Colorado Awarded $1 Million Grant from the Colorado Health Foundation to Support Strategic Plan, Bolster Infrastructure

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Tuesday, April 10, 2018
The Women’s Foundation of Colorado Announces Sports Icon, Equal Pay Gamechanger Billie Jean King as Annual Luncheon Special Guest

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Friday, January 26, 2018
The Women’s Foundation of Colorado Launches WAGES with Selection of 23 Statewide Grantee Partners

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In the News

  2022

CBS Colorado

October 11, 2022
Allyson Felix is the special guest at Friday luncheon hosted by The Women's Foundation of Colorado

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Rocky Mountain PBS

August 10, 2022
Predicted to save people hundreds, state taxes on diapers and menstrual products eliminated

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Denver7

October 3, 2022
How more women of color in the workforce could help the US economy

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CBS4 News Denver

August 10, 2022
Colorado stops sales tax on diapers and menstrual products

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CPR News

September 21, 2022
Sept. 21, 2022: Equal Pay Day highlights pay disparities for Black women; Watching bird migration

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KUNC

February 3, 2022
Philanthropic giving underfunds women and girls of color. A Colorado foundation is changing that

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CNN

August 13, 2022
Colorado eliminates sales tax on diapers and menstrual products

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  2021

Rocky Mountain PBS

May 1, 2021
El Movimiento Empowers Youth Identity

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The Pueblo Chieftain

April 19, 2021
Pueblo business women to take part in virtual leadership forums

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KRDO Colorado Springs

March 8, 2021
Pueblo mother included in Colorado Women Who Inspire Us

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CBS4 Denver

February 25, 2021
Giving Circle Works To Uplift Marginalized Communities, Women Of Color

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Denver Urban Spectrum

February 1, 2021
Philanthropic Leader Lauren Y. Casteel and Rising Artist Jordan Casteel; Two paths of excellence and community service honor the legacy of civil rights pioneer Whitney M. Young Jr.

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The Denver Channel 7

January 21, 2021
'A new day in America': Colorado voices on the inauguration of President Biden, VP Harris

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9News

January 14, 2021
New Colorado law helps women know if they're paid fairly at work

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2020

The Colorado Sun

August 16, 2020 
Opinion by Lauren Casteel: Celebrating Black Philanthropy Month in August and Beyond

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The Denver Post: The Know

June 26, 2020 
Black philanthropy groups find new mission during coronavirus, Black Lives Matter protests

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The Colorado Sun

June 25, 2020 
As Society Changes, Colorado Investors Want to Make More Impact With Their Money

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KDVR, Fox31

June 20, 2020 
SPIN Giving Circle Works to Empower Black Women in Denver

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Boulder Daily Camera

May 20, 2020 
Statewide Fund to Boost Boulder Child Care Centers During Coronavirus Pandemic

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Vail Daily

May 15, 2020 
CMC Graduates Kick Off Virtual Commencement Season

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Denver Business Journal

April 23, 2020 
Good Works

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Asian Avenue

April 2020
Featured in Celebrating Asian American Women Who Do it All 

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The Denver Post

March 2020
On Philanthropy: Funding for Charities Focused on Women and Girls in Short Supply

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2019

KUNC Colorado

November 2019
Stuck In Low-Wage Jobs, Women In Fort Morgan Help Each Other Return To School

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5280 Magazine

April 2019
The Very Real Effects of Having More Women in Office

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The Colorado Sun

April 2019
Here’s How Colorado Democrats Aim to Close the Gender Pay Gap, Starting With More Wage Transparency

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CBS4

March 2019
Women Use Voices At State Capitol During Week Of Women

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Denver Business Journal

February 2019
Capitol Business Preview: Debate Over Equal-Pay Laws Comes to Colorado Senate

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Colorado Expression

February 2019
Shot in the Dark: Women's Foundation Annual Luncheon

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5280 Magazine

January 2019
With an Eye on 2020, the Denver Womxn's March Focuses on Diversity

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2018

The Denver Post

October 2018
Q & A: Billie Jean King on the Serena Williams uproar, kneeling during national anthem and Christine Blasey Ford

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CBS Denver

October 2018 2018
Billie Jean King Highlights Importance Of Mindfulness & Positive Impact

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The Denver Channel

October 2018
Women's Foundation of Colorado releases 'Womanifesto' to benefit women, children and the economy

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Women of Denver

June 2018
Women Can't Wait 39 Years for Equal Pay

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The Gazette

Thursday, February 01, 2018
Grant will help more women in El Paso County earn a livable wage

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Denverite

Friday, January 19, 2018
Women’s March on Colorado returns for 2018 with a year’s worth of experience and fuel for the fire

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