Why it Matters: Although the number of women in the U.S. Congress has reached an all-time high, the need for leadership social change is crucial.
Women will not hold an equal share of seats until the year 2117, if trends continue at the current rate.
Why It Matters
In the state of Wisconsin, men are 2.5 times more likely to be in STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) occupations than women.
In 2014, the Women’s Fund of Greater Milwaukee continued working towards transforming the lives of women and girls through the collective power and passion of women working together. We strove to create gender equality and influence in Milwaukee by women, for women, and with the support of the entire community.read more