Vail Daily column: ‘Soldier Girls’ author talks about brave women in Vail

By Melanie Wong

A chance at a better life often leads both women and men down unexpected paths. As The Women’s Foundation of Colorado has studied, a better life comes from helping women and girls reach their full potential through educational opportunity, economic security and poverty reduction, employment and earnings, personal safety and women’s leadership. “Empowering women and girls to achieve economic independence is at the forefront of all we do,” said Louise Atkinson, president and CEO of The Women’s Foundation of Colorado. “We’re working hard to help women and girls identify and gain opportunities and resources for educational, career and economic advancement. …

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