P.A.C.E: Empowering One Million Women Around the World

I AM A WOMAN. I am strong, capable, educated, and above all else, confident in my abilities. But, I’ve been given many opportunities in life. I grew up in an environment that fostered this kind of self-confidence. I’ve had the opportunity to go to school, be mentored, to work together with other strong women and know what I can accomplish. I have traveled a great deal in my life. I do believe talent and intellect are born everywhere in this world, but the opportunity to develop them is not. For instance, women make up 80% of the garment-worker population around the world, and yet very few of them advance to higher-level positions due to a lack of education and know-how to acquire the skills that would grow their professional and personal lives. “I believe talent and intellect are born everywhere in this world, but the opportunity to develop them is not.” – Nancy Green, Athleta President & General Manager Our world can only reach its full potential by involving everyone in its many, diverse communities, and much of that population is made up of women. That’s why Athleta believes strongly in, and is a proud supporter of Gap Inc.’s P.A.C.E. (Personal Advancement & … Continue reading P.A.C.E: Empowering One Million Women Around the World