January Newsline: Reflections & Highlights from the Month!

January 31, 2024

We’ve had enough – enough of missing paychecks to care for ill family members, enough of losing income in order to have time to heal after birth or to bond with a new baby, and enough of needing surgery and having to go back to work too soon just to pay the bills. We –…

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December Newsline: Reflections & Highlights from the Month!

December 31, 2023

As we ring in the New Year, we’re excited and energized to tackle the big things to come in 2024 with you – our members, friends, and supporters. Our teams are gearing up for busy legislative sessions, a big election year, and some exciting surprises next year. We’re counting on your support to make our…

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November Newsline: Reflections & Highlights from the Month!

November 28, 2023

We are feeling incredibly thankful at the kickoff of this holiday season. We’ve had an incredible year celebrating our 50th Anniversary, our 2023 wins, and stepping into the role of co-presidents together. As the new co-Presidents of 9to5, we want to say a special thank you for your steadfast support, bold action and dedication to…

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October Newsline: Reflections & Highlights from the Month!

November 2, 2023

As my time at 9to5 winds down I am reflecting on the incredible things we’ve done together. We passed paid leave policies, helped families through the pandemic shutdowns, registered countless voters, fought for housing rights, and so much more. I believe that leadership is so much more than one person and from my first days…

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September Newsline: Reflections & Highlights from the month!

October 6, 2023

It was so incredible to see many of our members, friends, and staff at our 50th-anniversary celebration last week! It was a wonderful celebration of the five decades of incredible change and resiliency of 9to5 and what is to come. It was a full circle moment for me to celebrate with the founders of 9to5,…

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August Newsline: Reflections & Highlights from the month!

September 11, 2023

We’re less than one month away from our big 50th-anniversary celebration in Washington, D.C.! I can’t wait to celebrate our members, founders, staff, and all the hard work we have won over the past 50 years! We still have a long way to go in this fight, but we’re not going anywhere. Every day, our…

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June Newsline: Reflections & Highlights from the month!

June 29, 2023

  It’s been a year since the Supreme Court turned over Roe vs. Wade causing a disaster for women of color, low-income women, and women with disabilities. As of this week, more than half of states have enacted abortion bans or will enact them soon, affecting 15 million women of color.  But in that year…

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May Newsline: Reflections & Highlights from the month!

June 1, 2023

Hi Friend, This month the FAMILY Act was reintroduced and as we prepare to enter pride month I am thinking about how we must continue to demand all families, no matter what their love looks like and whether or not they have a legal or biological relationship, are included in our policies.  After yet another year of…

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5 Things You Can Do For Economic Justice This Mother’s Day

May 9, 2023

Whether your celebrating your mom, a mother figure or another loved one, Mother’s Day is just around the corner (Seriously, did you plan something for the momma in your life? You’ve got a couple more days!). We’ve put together a list of five things you can do for all moms this Mother’s Day. Pregnant workers’…

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November Newsline Reflections and Highlights from the Month!

November 29, 2022

Hi Friend, There is a lot on the table this Thanksgiving– and I don’t mean just turkey and mashed potatoes. The runoff election in Georgia on December 6 could be the key to moving us closer to a future where we can not just survive but thrive. Electing politicians that represent the needs of our…

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