Women's Work Initiative

Strengthening Our Workforce By Investing In Women

The Women's Work Initiative is a groundbreaking program designed to connect women with leading employers in an effort to promote business, social, and economic growth by maximizing female workforce participation.

Learn How You Can Get Involved

2019 Participating Companies 
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Why It Matters



Companies in the top quartile for gender diversity are 21% more likely to have financial returns above their respective national industry medians.

- McKinsey Global Institute


New employees are 42% more likely to stay in an inclusive workplace.


- Harvard Business Review’s
  Center for Talent Innovation


The economic opportunity of advancing gender equality in the U.S. is estimated to be worth $2.1 trillion in GDP.

- McKinsey Global Institute

How It Benefits Us All

Women's Work Initiative


  • Achievement of diversity hiring targets

  • Thought-leading employer branding

  • Unique insights and tangible plans to support women’s workforce development

  • National recognition for commitment to Diversity & Inclusion


  • Opportunity to re-skill and re-enter the workforce

  • Placement into roles with companies that understand and support working motherhood

  • Personal involvement in a program that will create incredible opportunities for women across the U.S.
Women's Work Initiative

It's critical to the growth of any business and community that women are at the table to contribute their valuable perspectives, knowledge, and skills.

John Dwyer 
President, AT&T Prepaid Portfolio 


Female participation in the workforce provides a tremendous economic benefit not just for cities, but for the companies in which these women work and lead.

Martin Flanagan 
CEO, Invesco


We can collectively affect greater change by expanding opportunities for working mothers.

Christian Fischer 
CEO, Georgia-Pacific


Join Us.

We'd love to have you join us in this initiative that will transform the way employers, women, and our country collaborate to maximize female participation in the workforce. Together, we can help moms get to work.


If you are an individual interested in return-to-work opportunities via The Mom Project, please sign up here and fill out your profile completely to begin receiving matches as soon as the program launches.