Last March, hundreds of generous donors supported communities across the state when they needed it most with a gift to our Rapid Operating and Response (ROAR) for Women Fund. Through ROAR for…Read more
The Women’s Fund of Greater Birmingham hosted our annual legislative day on March 11. Alabama legislators shared insights into how our Agenda for Women fits into the 2021 session and share their top priorities…Read more
This is an opinion piece by President & CEO Melanie R. Bridgeforth. It originally appeared on Alabama Political Reporter, The Birmingham Times, and Birmingham Business Journal. Gender equity is not inevitable. Achieving…Read more
The Women’s Fund’s 2021 policy priorities aim to dismantle barriers and strengthen essential supports for women. Today The Women’s Fund released its annual public policy platform, known as the Agenda for Women.Read more
Scheduling challenges, COVID-related bills, budgets, and more. Read on for all the details and to register for our virtual legislative day, Capitol Heels, on March 11. The Alabama Legislative Session starts today,Read more
The Women’s Fund of Greater Birmingham is excited to welcome Felicia Stewart as Senior Director, Advocacy and Community Engagement. “When The Women’s Fund formally entered the public policy arena, we gained an…Read more
It’s time to invest in policy changes that will have a lasting effect for the next generation.