Business and Professional Women of Colorado

 

 

 

Including, its local chapters (Aurora, Boulder, Cherry Creek, Denver, Gunnison, Northwest Metro, Sterling)

The mission of Business & Professional Women of Colorado shall be to achieve equity for all women in the workplace through advocacy, education and information.  http://www.BPWColorado.org

Raising of America 

 

 


Changing the conversation about early childhood.

The Women's Collaborative of Colorado

 

 


We seek to educate and activate the women of Colorado to become involved, influential citizens, guiding our state lawmakers as they define and create a positive, sustainable framework for our future. http://www.womenscollaborativecolorado.org  

Boulder Valley Women's Health Center

 

 


The Mission of Women's Health (Boulder Valley Women's Health Center) is to provide accessible, confidential and comprehensive gynecological and reproductive healthcare, including sexual health services and education.  http://www.BoulderWomensHealth.org

The League of Women Voters®

 

 


The League of Women Voters® is a non-partisan organization encouraging informed and active participation in government.  The League influences public policy through education and advocacy.  http://lwvcolorado.org/lwv/

Denver for CEDAW

 

 


The Denver for CEDAW Campaign – spearheaded by the United Nations Association Denver Chapter and supported by many local allies – asks the Mayor of Denver and the Denver City Council to follow the examples of San Francisco, Honolulu, and Miami – to pass a CEDAW Ordinance.  www.DenverforCEDAW.co

Colorado EcoWomen

 

 


We recognize and encourage diversity in environmental work, which includes women of all races, ethnicities, sexual orientations, legal or other categorization or status. Our interest in professional development requires us to address issues that are intrinsic to the experience of women, which includes social justice issues such as reproductive rights, equal pay, and any other barriers to women finding their own work-life balance.  www.ecowomen.org

HeForSheOur Mission:  

 

 

 

The world is at a turning point. People everywhere understand and support the idea of gender equality. They know it’s not just a women’s issue, it’s a human rights issue. And when these powerful voices are heard, they will change the world. The time for that change is now.  HeForShe is inviting people around the world to stand together to create a bold, visible force for gender equality. And it starts by taking action right now to create a gender equal world.  http://www.heforshe.org/en

Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence (SPAN) 

 

 

 

A human rights organization committed to ending violence against adults, youth and children.  www.SafehouseAlliance.org

Laboratory to Combat Human Trafficking

Our mission is to inform social change that eliminates human exploitation.

The Voice of Bold Business Radio 

For engaged results-oriented leaders that want to stay creative and effective. We cover topics that come up for leaders in every day work life. Listen on iTunes, iHeartRadio, YouTube, and more. Listen and subscribe at:www.VoiceOfBoldBusiness.com

U-CAN - United Cultures for Arts and Nature
Building a more inclusive generation of environmental stewards
Our Mission: To inspire the next generation of diverse leaders by igniting a deep-rooted and lasting passion for conservation anchored in science, arts, and culture.  U-CAN grew from a vision of AFC+Afounder and Director, Irene Vilar, to create a youth congress that focused on engaging minorities through an environmental curriculum anchored in arts and culture. 
http://www.americasforconservation.org/u-can

Our Secure Future 

Our mission is to strengthen the Women, Peace and Security movement to enable effective policy decision-making for a more peaceful world
www.oursecurefuture.org 
Twitter: @OurSecureFuture

INVST

 

 

 

Community Studies Leadership training for students who are passionate about social and environmental justice.
https://www.colorado.edu/invst/community 

Friendship Bridge

 

 

 

Our mission is creating opportunities that empower Guatemalan women to build a better life.  https://www.friendshipbridge.org/

United Nations Association of the United States of America, Boulder County Chapter

 

 


The UNA-USA is dedicated to strengthening the United Nations system and the role of the U.S. in that system and to promoting multilateral efforts to advance the goals of the United Nations Chapter, and to supporting the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG's). www.UNABoulder.org 

Moving to End Sexual Assault (MESA)

 

 


We believe that every person has the right to live free of sexual assault.  We are moving to end sexual assault and the suffering it causes in our community.  We challenge all forms of oppression and recognize their connection to sexual violence.  http://MovingtoEndSexualAssault.org

Zonta Foothills Club of Boulder County

 

 


Zonta International is a leading global organization of professionals empowering women worldwide through service and advocacy.  http://www.ZontaFoothills.org

9to5

 

 


9to5's mission is to build a movement for economic justice, by engaging directly affected women to improve working conditions. http://www.9to5.org

One Billion Acts of Peace

 

 


The One Billion Acts of Peace campaign is a global citizens' movement led by 13 Nobel Peace Laureates to engage everyday citizens and organizations to make a difference in their own community, and address the most pressing issues facing our planet.  Advancing Women's Rights is one of the campaigns 10 focus areas.  https://www.billionacts.org/

WECAN International

 

 

The Women's Earth & Climate Action Network is a solutions-based, multi-faceted effort established to engage women worldwide to take action as powerful stakeholders in climate change and sustainability solutions.  http://WECANInternational.org

Colorado Women's Education Foundation

 

 


The Colorado Women's Education Foundation invests in women who are transforming their lives through education ... for themselves, their families, and their communities.  www.CWEF.org

I Have A Dream" Foundation of Boulder County  

 

 

 

The mission of the "I Have A Dream" program is to empower children from low-income communities to succeed in school, college, and career by providing academic, social, and emotional support from elementary school through college, along with postsecondary tuition assistance.
www.ihaveadreamboulder.org

Pride Sanitary Pad

 

 

Access to safe menstrual hygiene products is not a privilege; it is a right. We ensure that girls and women in Ghana have access to affordable, safe and environmentally-friendly sanitary pads in order to increase school attendance and gender equality. We also provide education and work to de-stigmatize this natural and healthy process of the female body.  www.PridePad.org 

Safe Shelter for St. Vrain Valley

 

 

 

Safe Shelter provides safety, support and resources to individuals and communities affected by domestic abuse. www.SafeShelterofStVrain.org

Spaceship Earth: What Can I Do? 

iVision: A world where each person is mindful of every action!  Mission:  Increasing environmental awareness, education, and environmental literacy.  Climate change affects all women all over the world! https://www.facebook.com/WhatCanIDoSpaceshipEarth/

The Women's Collaborative of Boulder County  

Our mission is to educate and activate the women of Boulder County, Colorado to become involved and influential citizens. We work to guide our state lawmakers as they define and create a positive, sustainable framework for our future. We are a growing group of organizations in our county who support women and work to improve their lives through service, advocacy, financial assistance and other forms of outreach. 
http://www.womenscollaborativecolorado.org/index.php/boulder-chapter-2/  

American Association of University Women (AAUW)

Boulder (CO) Branch  AAUW was founded in 1881 with the purpose of advancing equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research.  https://boulder-co.aauw.net 

Inner Warrior Spirit 

 

 

 

Our mission is to end self destructive behavior resulting from trauma.  Vision statement: to calm the nervous system through evidence based practice.  Mindfulness meditation may offer a more self empowered, clear-calm choice.  https://innerwarriorspirit.org  https://www.facebook.com/innerwarrior8/

SUPPORTING ORGANIZATIONS

If your organization wishes to add your name to the list of Supporting Organizations, please email your logo and mission statement to: ssimmons@bpwcolorado.org          

 

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