Blog (Women's Fund News)
Destiny – a state or end that seemingly has been decided beforehand.
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Please join us in extending a warm welcome to Margaret Henningsen, our new Executive Director. Margaret was selected by our Board of Directors following a nationwide search and is the second executive director since the Women’s Fund became an independent entity in 2006.
“When I came to Meta House I was 38 years old, but I felt like I was 15. I was pregnant and I had two kids that I had left behind because of the grips of addiction. I didn’t know how to be a mother. I remember one of the counselors who said, ‘Recess is over.
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Women & Girls: A Snapshot
In 2011, nearly two-thirds of all households in poverty in Wisconsin were headed by single women.