Women working in nonprofits in southwestern Pennsylvania in 2017 are making 81 cents on the dollar to men doing the same job, but there is reason to feel hopeful. In 2015, the figure was 75 cents on the dollar. Still, we have 19 cents to go, and according to statistics from the Institute for Women’s Policy Research, as a white woman I will be 106 before pay equity is achieved. If I was Latina, I would be 298 years old before seeing equity.
Why does this matter? Read the full article at NextPittsburgh!