When Women Succeed, America Succeeds

On May 19th, Ascend hosted a roundtable with 50 amazing leaders from across the country. We asked: What do working women need, and how do we redefine how we move all women toward economic security?

  1. Stability. Independence. Optimism. Those are the watchwords for women in today's economy
  2. We believe solutions for low-income families – including those led by women – have to be
    cross-issue and cross-sector. There is no silver bullet. We need government, community-based organizations, and the private sector working together.
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