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Author: Raphaela Sapire

Time’s Up – Sexual Harassment Legal Defense Fund

On January 1st, a group of 300 prominent actresses and female agents, writers, directors, producers, and entertainment executives formed Time’s Up Now to fight systemic sexual harassment in Hollywood and in blue-collar workplaces nationwide. As part of this, they are raising over $16 million for the Time’s Up Legal Defense FundFoundry Group  reached out to Time’s Up to volunteer to lead a sub-segment for entrepreneurs and VCs who are sexually harassed. We are beginning to reach out to all of our VC peers and encourage them to join us in this initiative.

Times Up Legal Defense Fund

Times Up partners with leading advocates for equality and safety to improve laws, employment agreements, and corporate policies; help change the face of corporate boardrooms and the C-suite; and enable more women and men to access our legal system to hold wrongdoers accountable.

Atlassian 2017 State of Diversity Report

Atlassian’s 2017 State of Diversity Report surveyed more than 1,400 tech workers* across the United States, providing the first ever look at how tech employees perceive diversity progress within their industry, and in light of the current socio-political climate.

Women in the Workplace, McKinsey Report

Getting to gender equality starts with realizing how far we have to go. 70,000 employees completed a survey about their experiences regarding gender, opportunity, career, and work-life issues. Learn more—and what you can do about it—in the Women in the Workplace 2017 study.