Solving the Puzzle: Expanding Opportunities
Financial stability is a complex puzzle. For a low-wage working woman to achieve financial stability for herself and her family, all the pieces have to be in place. She needs opportunities for good jobs that pay living wages, offer benefits and flexibility, and lead to advancement. She needs access to affordable, high-quality education, and her school must provide support services to help her overcome barriers to graduation.
Our 2012 annual report shows how WE is putting the pieces together for working women. Read now to find out how WE is:
Making education a priority in Springfield;
Strengthening pathways at City Colleges of Chicago;
Championing the fight for quality jobs;
Helping hundreds return to college to complete their degrees;
Leading a powerful new network to expand bridge programs;
- Mobilizing people and organizations online.