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Posted by on Apr 6, 2013 in California, California_events | Comments Off on Regional Leadership Conference 2013

Regional Leadership Conference 2013

Regional Leadership Conference 2013

Come learn about fair pay and how to organize to win it at 9to5’s California’s Annual Leadership Conference.

Posted by on Apr 6, 2013 in Georgia | Comments Off on Blog Post: Winning the Battle to “Ban the Box”

Blog Post: Winning the Battle to “Ban the Box”

Blog Post: Winning the Battle to “Ban the Box”

Standing with 9to5 on March 25th in the lobby of City Hall as City of Atlanta Human Resource Commissioner Yvonne Yancy accepted an award from 9to5 in honor of the city being the first employer in Georgia to “Ban the Box” was an honor.

Posted by on Apr 5, 2013 in Wisconsin, Wisconsin_events | Comments Off on Event: Menomonie Makers and Shakers

Event: Menomonie Makers and Shakers

Event: Menomonie Makers and Shakers

Celebrate women’s history and help shape our collective movement toward economic security, work and family balance, and even liberation.

Posted by on Apr 5, 2013 in Homepage_featured | Comments Off on Blog Post: Equal Pay =

Blog Post: Equal Pay =

Blog Post: Equal Pay =

Equal pay is important to me because I want to be able to take care of myself. I recently acquired a large debt when I suddenly became ill and had to be hospitalized. If the wage gap closed, I could pay off my medical bill. To me, pay equity is a way of helping women and their families become less vulnerable to poverty and bankruptcy due to costly, unexpected events.

Posted by on Apr 5, 2013 in Homepage_featured, National Action Network | Comments Off on Tell Us What Equal Pay Means to You!

Tell Us What Equal Pay Means to You!

Tell Us What Equal Pay Means to You!

9to5 members across the country will be uniting on April 9, 2013, to speak out about the need for equal pay for all. We will be doing outreach by getting friends, family, co-workers, and members of our communities to finish the sentence “Equal pay =…” Through sharing these photos and quotes we will be able to reach thousands of people with the message that equal pay is important.

Posted by on Apr 5, 2013 in Homepage_featured, Media Coverage | Comments Off on Media Coverage: 9to5’s Linda Meric talks with Jamila Bey about Low-Wage Working Women on the Sex, Polictics and Religion Hour

Media Coverage: 9to5’s Linda Meric talks with Jamila Bey about Low-Wage Working Women on the Sex, Polictics and Religion Hour

Media Coverage: 9to5’s Linda Meric talks with Jamila Bey about Low-Wage Working Women on the Sex, Polictics and Religion Hour

In recognition of Equal Pay Day on April 9, 2013, Linda Meric talks about the pay gap and a host of other issues affecting low-wage working women with Jamila Bey on the Sex, Politics, Religion Hour.

Posted by on Apr 4, 2013 in Colorado | Comments Off on Action Alert: Protect Colorado Homeowners

Action Alert: Protect Colorado Homeowners

Action Alert: Protect Colorado Homeowners

Take action today: Legislators need to hear from you on why stopping unfair and unnecessary foreclosures is important to Coloradans! Urge your Representative to protect Colorado homeowners by adding more integrity to the foreclosure process.

Posted by on Apr 4, 2013 in Wisconsin, Wisconsin_events | Comments Off on Event: Wausau Makers and Shakers Presentation

Event: Wausau Makers and Shakers Presentation

Event: Wausau Makers and Shakers Presentation

Come and celebrate women’s history and meet new friends.

Posted by on Apr 4, 2013 in Wisconsin, Wisconsin_events | Comments Off on Event: Eau Claire Equal Pay Day

Event: Eau Claire Equal Pay Day

Event: Eau Claire Equal Pay Day

Join us for two Equal Pay Day events on April 9 in Eau Claire.

Posted by on Apr 4, 2013 in Wisconsin, Wisconsin_events | Comments Off on Event: Madison Equal Pay Happy Hour

Event: Madison Equal Pay Happy Hour

Event: Madison Equal Pay Happy Hour

Come out in support of equity and justice for working women.