Empowering Women

CIT and Operation HOPE Celebrate National Small Business Week and Introduce Launch and Grow

A HOPE Inside Program Presented by CIT to Empower Women Entrepreneurs
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NEW YORK, May 2, 2019 /3BL Media/ — CIT Group Inc. (NYSE: CIT), in partnership with the nonprofit Operation HOPE, today introduced the next facet of its Launch and Grow initiative, a 12-week HOPE Inside program aimed at empowering women small business owner

The Republic of Tea is Transforming Teatime Into a Positive Force for Good

Empowering Women through Whole Planet Foundation
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Since 2012, The Republic of Tea has donated $148,737 to Whole Planet Foundation to fund 2,093 microloans around the globe. This year, they launched their own program to amplify this work. Working with the international nonprofit, the Ethical Tea Partnership, and a local nonprofit, the PALM Foundation, The Republic of Tea has crafted a program in Sri Lanka focused on nutrition, hygiene, and financial literacy, with the goal of elevating thousands of women and their families.

Meet a Woman Who’s on a Mission to Break Down Gender Barriers in Latin America

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In honor of National Hispanic Heritage Month this past August, we revisit an interview with Luly de Samper, head of Johnson & Johnson's Women’s Leadership & Inclusion initiative in the region, to hear how she's working to create a more equal, gender-diverse workforce in countries like Brazil and Colombia.

By Kaitlin Ahern

Barclays’ Barbara Byrne on Empowering Women to Shape the Future

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Barbara Byrne, Vice Chairman of Banking spoke as a panelist at the 2017 Women's Empowerment Principles Forum.

Barbara Byrne, Vice Chairman of Banking, recently spoke as a panelist at the 2017 Women's Empowerment Principles Forum, hosted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation, United Nations Office for Partnerships, UN Women and the UN Global Compact.

REI Dedicates 2017 to Empowering Women

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Building on the momentum of International Women’s Day, companies recognized Equal Pay Day as a moment in time to call attention to the gender-pay gap – from providing 20 percent discounts to customers to donating up to $100,000 to fund wage ne

Walmart Highlights Economic Mobility for Women

By the end of FY16, the Walmart Foundation and Walmart’s global business invested in programs that provided support and training for more than 762,000 women around the world.
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The Walmart Foundation and Walmart’s global business have invested in multiple programs that provide support and training for more than 762,000 women around the world.

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The Walmart Foundation and Walmart’s global business have invested in multiple programs that provide support and training for more than 762,000 women around the world.

Advancing Gender Equality One Step at a Time

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Barclays employs many passionate people who, both in and out of work, are committed to advancing gender equality. James Bingham is one of them.

Diageo North America Recognized for Empowering Women in the Workplace

Beverage Leader Honored by National Association for Female Executives for Fifth Time
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NORWALK, Conn., March 4, 2016 /3BL Media/ Diageo, a global leader in beverage alcohol, has been named one of the 2016 “Top 60 Companies for Executive Women” by the National Association for Female Executives (NAFE). As one of the country’s largest associations for women professionals and business owners, NAFE releases the list annually to honor American corporations that identify, promote and nurture successful women. This is the fifth year NAFE has named Diageo to Top Companies list.

Empowering Women and Children, One Step at a Time

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At Mary Kay, we’re committed to enriching women’s lives. Whether that’s through our irresistible products, rewarding opportunity or our positive community impact in the places where we live and work, we’re committed to making a positive change in the world. Most recently, Mary Kay’s work to support various women's issues, education for girls and efforts to end domestic violence were highlighted on an international level at the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit. 

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