When when my younger daughter needed surgery at the same time that my elderly father needed immediate medical attention, having to take time off unpaid was an enormous financial burden for me. Establishing paid family leave is a necessary step to close the gender wage and stop punishing women financially for taking care of our families.
Join us for our 40th Anniversary! The celebration will feature our keynote speaker Ai-Jen Poo, Director of the National Domestic Workers Alliance and named one of TIME Magazine’s 100 Most Influential People in the World.
9to5 activists, community members, and local legislators speak out on the crucial need for WI FMLA on Women’s Equality Day in Milwaukee.
On the eve of our 40th anniversary, a former 9to5 organizer celebrates our milestone by sharing how we helped shape her life and how she holds those experiences and memories close to her heart.