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  • Comerica Donates 50K to Texas Women’s Foundation November 2, 2022 Via: NBC 5 Comerica Bank presents Texas Women’s Foundation with a check for $50,000 at the Power Up Your Potential Women’s Conference. Click below to watch Read More
  • Texas Women’s Foundation Raced to Raise Funds with Track & Field Olympian Allyson Felix October 18, 2022 Via: Dallas Weekly Texas Women’s Foundation raced to raise funds in support of women and girls at its 37th Annual Luncheon on October 6th at the Hilton Anatole Hotel. With the theme of Transforming Texas, the event featured Allyson Felix, the most decorated American Track & Field Olympian of all time. The Annual Luncheon is the Foundation’s… Read More
  • LATINAS EN TEXAS: MENOS ASEGURADAS Y MÁS POBRES October 7, 2022 Via: El Mundo By: Guillermo Zenizo Texas ocupa el último lugar a nivel nacional en cobertura de seguro médico para mujeres: una de cada cinco en edad laboral no tiene seguro. Además, una de cada cuatro hispanas carece de seguro (comparado con una de cada diez mujeres blancas) de acuerdo con el reporte Economic Issues… Read More
  • COVID adds to challenges Texas women face attaining economic security, report finds September 29, 2022 Via: Dallas Business Journal By: Plamedie Ifasso A new report finds that the pandemic worsened existing challenges women and girls in Texas face in achieving financial security. In the mid-term update of its Economic Issues for Women in Texas report, Texas Women’s Foundation examines the impacts of COVID and related economic downturns on women and their… Read More
  • 37th Texas Women’s Foundation Annual Luncheon September 28, 2022 Via: Culture Map Texas Women’s Foundation will present its 37th Annual Luncheon. The event will highlight Allyson Felix, who reigns as the most decorated American Track & Field Athlete of all time after winning her bronze and gold medal at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. This year's event is themed "Transforming Communities." A world record holder,… Read More
  • Texas Women’s Foundation Invests $9.2 Million in Latest Fiscal Year September 28, 2022 Via: People Newspapers By: Maria Lawson Texas Women’s Foundation’s 2021-2022 fiscal year data is in, and the organization invested nearly $9.2 million in advancing its mission through research, advocacy, programs, solutions, and grantmaking. The foundation distributed about $7.1 million to 223 nonprofits to address the needs of women, girls, and their families. Additionally, $2.1 million… Read More
  • Texas Women’s Foundation Invests $9 Million in Women and Girls September 28, 2022 Via: The Dallas Express By: Bella Farris The Texas Women’s Foundation has invested more than $9 million in organizations and state programs founded on supporting women and girls as young as those in 10th grade. The economic needs the foundation strives to meet were worsened by the recent COVID-19 pandemic, Dallas Weekly reported. Data from the foundation’s… Read More
  • Social Impact Authors: How & Why Author Miki Woodard of Texas Women’s Foundation Is Helping To Change Our World September 28, 2022 Don’t let others define you. We have an urge to label everyone in our society. If you don’t like the label someone hands you, throw it out and make yourself a  different one. Via: Authority Magazine By: Yetzi Weiner As part of my series about “individuals and organizations making an important social impact”, I had the pleasure… Read More
  • Economic Issues for Women in Texas Interview with Texas Women’s Foundation September 26, 2022 Spanish interview giving highlights on the Economic Issues for Women in Texas 2022 report. (Spanish) Via: Salem Media Group, Inc. (102.5 FM| 94.9 HD2 El Pez| 620 AM  Radio Luz) By: Mirna Gonzalez Read More
  • New report details financial challenges Texas women are facing September 23, 2022 Via: Fox 4 News By: Alex Boyer DENTON, Texas - The rising cost of childcare is a big concern for Texas women. A group that tracks quality of life issues identified that and other financial burdens in a new report. The report is put out by the Texas Women's Foundation and is updated every three years. Research… Read More

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