AnitaB.org Presents: Economic Empowerment & Pay Equity for Black Women Recording and Resources

In commemoration of Black Women’s Equal Pay Day, join Brenda Darden Wilkerson, President & CEO at AnitaB.org, led an inspiring and candid conversation with policymakers, investors, and experts on, “Economic Empowerment & Pay Equity for Black Women,” on August 13.

Our expert panelists for this conversation included:

Resource Link Participant
Black Founder Startup Grant www.iamsogal.com/black-founder-startup-grant/ Natasha Greene
The State of Black Women in Corporate America https://leanin.org/research/state-of-black-women-in-corporate-america/introduction Mike
US Senator from California Dianne Feinstein https://twitter.com/SenFeinstein/status/1293972335276380160?s=20 Natasha Greene
Why closing the wage gap matters https://leanin.org/equal-pay-data-about-the-gender-pay-gap Brenda
Education Equity Checklist https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1dP5VH_WFSN8QNcdN9H-MVqtQ2f-hKY7fUeE0U3sSUhM/edit?usp=sharing Jamie Berger
 

Decide if you are ready to run for office

https://www.emilyslist.org/ Stephanie
Equity Crowd Funding https://ifundwomen.com/ Jessie
Invest in tech startups https://republic.co/ Natasha Greene
Investing with Backstage http://backstagecrowd.com/ Jessie Arora
Against The Odds: Underrepresented Founders Report Positive Outlook on Business Despite Extra COVID-19 Pressures https://medium.com/allraise/underrepresented-founders-report-positive-outlook-on-business-despite-extra-covid-19-pressures-b9d2db07277d Mike
Reports from Closing the Women’s Wealth Gap https://womenswealthgap.org/report/ Jessie Arora
Joe Biden’s racial equity platform https://joebiden.com/racial-economic-equity/ Kichelle Webster
Article from The Atlantic about baby bonds https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2020/06/close-racial-wealth-gap-baby-bonds/613525/ Jessie Arora
Study that looked at the Miami metro population by ethnicity http://kirwaninstitute.osu.edu/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/The-Color-of-Wealth-in-Miami-Metro.pdf Faith Savaiano

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