September 2017 – Annual People Who Care Breakfast and Luncheon
Transitional Programs for Women is one of our favorite charities, working to end poverty and homelessness for women and children in Spokane. Each fall, it holds an annual breakfast and luncheon to raise funds for its vital programs including the Transitional Living Center, Educare, Women’s Hearth, New Leaf Bakery Café and Miryam’s House. This year, they will be held Thursday, October 5th. To learn more about Transitions or these events, click here.
June/July 2017 – You’ve Come A Long Way, Baby!
In 1968, Philip Morris launched one of the most famous ad campaigns in history. Using the slogan “you’ve come a long way, baby”, it sold Virginia Slims cigarettes to the newly emerging feminist, a young woman who was going places in style. That year, she earned 58.2% of what her male counterpart earned1
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to learn more.
May 2017 – 5 Things Every Woman Should Know About Social Security
When it comes to retirement, women face unique challenges. They have lower lifetime earnings than men. They save less than men. And, they live longer than men. This makes it especially important women become well-informed about the Social Security benefits to which they are (or may become) entitled. To that end, the Social Security Administration has prepared a brief brochure, which you can access by clicking here