First Lady commending BPW Foundation for its work with women veterans.
What Makes Us Unique
Business and Professional Women’s (BPW) Foundation is transforming workplaces with women and employers. Through its groundbreaking research and unique role as a convener of employers and employees, BPW Foundation strives to redefine today’s workplace. BPW Foundation encourages partnership to create successful workplaces. Successful Workplaces are those that embrace and practice diversity, equity and work-life balance.
BPW Foundation welcomes your financial support. For every gift given, 95% directly funds our programs supporting working women, their families and successful workplaces. Your donation matters.
BPW Foundation Partnering with California Commission on the Status of Women and Girls
On Veterans Day, the California Commission on the Status of Women and Girls and the Business and Professional Women’s Foundation will hold a press conference to announce a job-building and mentoring effort to bring career opportunities to women veterans, military/veteran spouses and caregivers of wounded warriors. California-Joining Forces Mentoring Plus® will facilitate mentoring connections and provide tailored career development and employment resources to target tools, benefits, training, credentialing, education, and job opportunities for California’s women veterans, military/veteran spouses, and caregivers of wounded warriors.
Support Women Veterans
Join BPW Foundation in supporting those women who have given us so much by becoming a mentor in Joining Forces Mentoring Plus™. Carry on BPW Foundations legacy of Working Women Helping Women Work™ today. Learn more about what we have done and are doing to support women veterans: Watch a webcast, view us on YouTube, read our report.
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US Veterans Magazine reports that BPW Foundation’s women veterans mentoring program helps women vets find jobs
Joining Forces Mentoring Plus listed as key resource for women veterans in USAA Magazine article
BPW Foundation Launches Veteran Focused Job Board
Annual BPW Foundation Event is held to Celebrate Women’s History – Make Women’s History
Celebrate Women’s History
BPW Foundation Joins STEM Mentoring Initiative “Million Women Mentors”
BPW Foundation and TAPS Partner to Offer Career Mentoring for Women Coping with the Death of a Service Member
BPW Foundation Receives $25,000 Grant from NBCUniversal Foundation
NBC 4 Features BPW Foundation and Joining Forces Mentoring Plus
BPW Foundation welcomes Diane Polangin to Board of Trustees
SHRM article reports that BPW Mentoring Program Helps Women Veterans Find Jobs
Great article on PBS Blog “Next Avenue” about benefits of mentoring and Joining Forces Mentoring Plus.
BPW Foundation Inducted as DoD Military Spouse Employment Partner
Article on Joining Forces Mentoring Plus featured in ClearanceJobs.com
The Clinton Global Initiative (CGI), an initiative of the Clinton Foundation, convenes global leaders to create and implement innovative solutions to the world’s most pressing challenges. Established in June 2011 by President Bill Clinton, the Clinton Global Initiative America (CGI America) addresses economic recovery in the United States. CGI America brings together leaders in business, government, and civil society to generate and implement commitments to create jobs, stimulate economic growth, foster innovation, and support workforce development in the United States. Since its first meeting, CGI America participants have made more than 200 commitments valued at $13.4 billion when fully funded and implemented. To learn more, visit cgiamerica.org. Learn more about BPW Foundation's CGI Commitment to women veterans and military spouses.