When people work together, things change. With your help, we can make life better for millions of working women. Here are some things you can do.
At some point, nearly everyone will need to take time away from work to deal with a serious personal or family illness, or to care for a new child. But few workers have access to paid family leave.
In 2008, the need-based Monetary Award Program (MAP) grant covered most community college tuition and fees for low-income students. Ten years later, it covers less than half those expenses.
Act Now: Make a Difference
Working women need paid leave not just for time with their newborn children, but to care for themselves and their sick loved ones. Tell legislators to support the Illinois Family Leave Insurance Act »