Women's History Month

Business women
Dreamstime
Kim Glovas
March 11, 2019 - 2:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A new study from the World Bank, out in time for Women's History Month, looked at gender equity in 131 countries. The results deliver some disturbing news for the United States: American women lag behind their counterparts in other economically advanced nations. The...
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Angelina Branca, owner and chef of Saté Kampar
Neal Santos
Hadas Kuznits
March 08, 2019 - 6:15 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A lot has changed for women in the Philadelphia food industry. Business owners like Ange Branca of Saté Kampar say women have more opportunities than ever before. "When it comes to just starting your own businesses, getting a loan, whatever it is, it is not like it...
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As part of it's annual Women's History Month celebration in March, the Pennsylvania Commission for Women is looking for female veterans to be honored, and the deadline is closing in.
Dreamstime
Kim Glovas
January 14, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As part of it's annual Women's History Month celebration in March, the Pennsylvania Commission for Women is looking for female veterans to be honored, and the deadline is closing in. Megan Healey, executive director of the Commission for Women, says female veterans...
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Phillies RBI pitcher Mo'ne Davis (11) delivers to the plate in the fifth inning during regional play the 2017 RBI World Series at Great American Ball Park.
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Justin Udo
June 11, 2018 - 5:41 pm
MOUNT LAUREL, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — At 12 years old, Mo'ne Davis took the country by storm as the first girl to pitch a shutout and earn a win in the Little League World Series. I'm just so happy I got into sports," she said. "It gave me a new perspective on life." Since then, the young woman from...
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Optical fibres around globe, circuit board background, global digital technology concept
Shara Dae Howard
March 25, 2018 - 3:46 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW NEWSRADIO) — As Women’s History Month nears its end, a Philadelphia tech company is making a vow to continue shaking things up by making diversity a priority. “It’s an up-hill battle, I am proud of Philadelphia,” said Tracy Levesque co-founder of Yikes Inc. “It has a mindfulness...
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