April 2020 President’s MessageApril 27, 2020-My heart is full on this Festive Sunday, during the week when many celebrate freedom from oppression or rebirth & renewal. Mother Nature is bringing forth a new beginning with verdant landscapes and hardy buds pressing up through the earth. And today, in Denver, the daffs and pansies are wearing caps of spring snow!
Responding to Crises, The Long View – Session Recording AvailableApril 22, 2020-IWF Colorado hosted its first virtual panel discussion on Wednesday, April 22, 2020 attracting over 100 attendees from seven different International Women’s Forums from around the country. The program, Responding to Crises, The Long View, addressed what can be learned from both past crises and the current COVID-19 pandemic as we shape the new normal in our lives and communities.
March 2020 President’s MessageMarch 19, 2020-On this snowy March day, being isolated in my home feels very different than the way I have experienced other snow days, when I have been relieved to be in the quiet of my home and away from the bustle and pace of my work and community life. Being isolated because of COVID-19 and not knowing when the sunset on this disease will occur makes an otherwise cozy day at home quite unsettling.
Girl Scouts of Colorado President & CEO Stephanie A. Foote to retireJanuary 6, 2020-Girl Scouts of Colorado President and CEO Stephanie A. Foote announced in December her plans to retire at the end of May 2020. Stephanie has been the President and CEO of Girl Scouts of Colorado since May 1, 2012, and, from 2007 to 2012, she served as Chair of the GSCO Board of Directors.