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Vision 2020 Blog

Vision 2020 leaders, delegates, donors, supporters, allies and friends are actively advancing our shared agenda of economic, political and social equality for women. Check back often or subscribe to see what we are doing, be inspired and get involved.

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803 Days and Counting: A Preview of Vision 2020’s Women 100 Celebration

Oct 20, 2017

Why is 2020 so significant? It marks 100 years since American women – over half the population – won the right to vote through the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. That represented the first steps towards women’s equality in our nation.

It is the 19th Amendment milestone that sparked the Vision 2020 initiative almost a decade ago and that is now our focus as we plan the year-long national commemoration we are calling Vision 2020’s Women 100 celebration.

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The Business Case for Diversity

Oct 19, 2017

An inside look into the Thirty Percent Coalition's mission for diversity on corporate boards.

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9 Empowering Quotes from the Pennsylvania Conference for Women

Oct 09, 2017

Words of wisdom from Michelle Obama, Shonda Rhimes and more.

 

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3 Hopeful Stats for American Business Women’s Day

Sep 18, 2017

Working for women’s equality is rewarding, but I have to admit that it’s not easy to remain positive all the time. With American Business Women’s Day this month (celebrated each year on September 22), here are some statistics that inspire further action and focus.

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Women's Equality Day 2017

A Toast, a Scavenger Hunt, and a Woman Born in 1920

Sep 06, 2017

How Vision 2020 celebrated National Women's Equality Day

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What to Do About the "Boys' Club" in Business

Aug 10, 2017

Although women began pouring into the workforce more than 40 years ago, only a handful have made it all the way to the top of corporate America.

The latest on where we are today, where we ought to be, and how we can get there.

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Alice Paul toasts the 19th Amendment

Raise Your Glass to the Suffragists

Jul 06, 2017

I take a moment each August 26 – National Women’s Equality Day – to reflect on the tenacity of the suffragists. This year, I encourage you to join me in a unified salute to the suffragists. You can participate in three ways.

 

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"Maybe We Need a Queen as President": A Q&A with Mark Steinman

Jun 13, 2017

Is Vision 2020 women-only? Of course not. Men are important partners in the pursuit of gender equality.

We recently spoke with Mark Steinman, who sits on our National Leadership Circle. In this Q&A, Mark shares his reasons for becoming involved in Vision 2020 and why he feels men should be just as involved as women in the fight for gender equality. 

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