Women’s History Month 2024

Join WOMEN’S WAY throughout the month of March to honor Women’s History Month! As we commemorate this special month, we invite you to join us in supporting our work to advance gender and racial equity by getting involved. Let’s make a difference and celebrate the strength, resilience, and achievements of women past, present, and future.


WOMEN’S WAY Wednesdays
In honor of Women’s History Month, Stratus Rooftop Lounge at Kimpton Hotel Monaco and Sisterly Love Collective have teamed up for the second year to present WOMEN’S WAY Wednesdays, a weekly pop-up celebrating various women-owned and operated culinary and beverage purveyors, as well as musicians, in the Philadelphia region and beyond. 100% of the proceeds from ticket sales will benefit WOMEN’S WAY and Sisterly Love Collective. More details here.

“Today We Are Possible” Art Exhibit
On view at the Heim Center for Cultural and Civic Engagement through April 30th, “Today We Are Possible” is an exploration of the connections between gender and wealth. Photographer Gregory Wright skillfully captures vibrant and intimate portraits depicting the captivating stories of six remarkable Philadelphia women. This exhibit is presented by WOMEN’S WAY, The Free Library of Philadelphia, and the Mayor’s Office of Engagement for Women. More details here.

RSVP for the WOMEN’S WAY 46th Annual Celebration: Equity Champions Unite!
Save your spot today and join WOMEN’S WAY on May 22nd at the Crystal Tea Room for our largest fundraiser and premier event of the year. Because of funding from this important event, WOMEN’S WAY is in a unique position to tackle the region’s most pressing problems by leveraging funds in service of our mission to advance the status of women and girls and promote gender and racial equity. Guests will enjoy heavy hors d’oeuvres, a drink ticket, and dessert with ample free parking available. Join us as we come together and set the play in motion for a more equitable future. 

Celebrating Gender And Racial Equity in Sports
In honor of our 46th Annual Celebration theme, Equity Champions Unite, join us on social media throughout the month of March as we honor those in the athletic community who are helping to advance gender and racial equity, on and off the field. Find us on Facebook, LinkedIn, and Instagram to follow along.

Your generous contribution to WOMEN’S WAY during Women’s History Month fuels our ongoing work to empower women and girls every day of the year. With your support, we can sustain our advocacy for gender and racial equity not only during Women’s History Month but also throughout the entire year and beyond. Thank you for standing with us in our mission to create a more just and inclusive world for all. Donate here.

MARCH 2ND, 10:00 AM | YWI Brunch with the WOMEN’S WAY Board

In-person event
Kick off Women’s History Month at our Young Women’s Initiative (YWI) Brunch with the WOMEN’S WAY Board. Connect with other individuals committed to advancing gender and racial equity and network with top professionals in the Greater Philadelphia area.

MARCH 19TH, 4:00 PM | Closing the Gender Wealth Gap Forum: Catalyzing Change in the Labor Movement

Virtual Event
Over 1 in 9 US workers are represented by unions, making this institution a powerful player in ensuring economic well-being for the workforce. Join us at March’s Closing the Gender Wealth Gap Forum as we explore how building worker power through organizing can improve wages, benefits, and overall stability.

MARCH 20TH, 4 PM | Negotiation Skills for Women

Virtual Workshop
In this virtual workshop, you will be equipped with proven negotiation strategies and have the opportunity to practice techniques that can help you advance your career and achieve your goals. This event is hosted by: Working for Women, ZS, and WOMEN’S WAY.

MARCH 22ND, 8:00 AM | Women’s History Month Program: Meet The Forum Allies

In-person, Hosted by The Forum of Executive Women
Join the Forum for a breakfast networking event and panel discussion with current and previous Forum Allies. WOMEN’S WAY Chief Disruptor, Diane Cornman-Levy, as well as representatives from Girls Inc., The Wardrobe, Girls on the Run, and Clarifi will speak to the status of gender equity in Philadelphia, and offer Forum members the opportunity to learn more and get involved. More details here.

MARCH 28TH, 11:00 AM | Leading Ladies: Empowering the Community

In-person, Hosted by Community College of Philadelphia Foundation
Join the Community College of Philadelphia Foundation for a luncheon and panel discussion featuring WOMEN’S WAY Director of the Gender Wealth Institute, Kelly Sheard, along with Dr. Kimberly McGlonn of Grant BLVD and Sue Daugherty of MANNA. More details here.