Main Street Alliance & MomsRising Join Small Businesses Across the Country to Mark Equal Pay Day & Highlight Pay Gap Statistics
Coffee Sleeves and Napkins at More than 30 Small Businesses Feature Gender Pay Gap Statistics to Show Importance of Equal Pay and Paid Leave for All
That’s how much women in the US lose collectively each year to the wage gap. What would you do with your share of that $840 billion? I can think of a few things!
If your answer didn’t involve chocolate, here’s some math to consider: each year, the average woman would be able to afford 15 more months of child care or 78 more weeks of food for her family if the wage gap didn’t exist.
Women’s wages fuel our businesses, economy, and most importantly -- working families.Read more