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Women's Bureau Launches Centennial Initiative

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On Tuesday, January 28, the Women's Bureau launched its centennial initiative. Learn more about the digital launch and the upcoming centennial year from Women's Bureau Director, Dr. Laurie Todd-Smith in this video.

As we reflect on the past, highlight the present, and set the pathway forward for the next 100 years, the Women’s Bureau remains committed and focused on our mission—representing the needs of working women across the country. Join us as we honor 100 years of "Our Purpose. Your Work." at the Women's Bureau.

Read the press release about the Women's Bureau's centennial.

Tell Us Your Story

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To commemorate the historic centennial milestone, the Women’s Bureau launched the "Our Purpose. Your Work." campaign, featuring testimonials from America's working women. We want you to hear from you—tell us your story.

This campaign presents working women of all ages with the opportunity to share your work stories, touch on the future aspirations of young women entering the workforce, and talk about how the Women's Bureau has helped advance your purpose. Throughout the centennial, we will collect and share stories to learn how the Women's Bureau’s resources and initiatives have made a difference in your life, at work and at home.

Tell us your story.

Visit the Women's Bureau 100 Website

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As a part of the initiative launch, the Women's Bureau unveiled a centennial website. To read more about the centennial, participate in the "Our Purpose. Your Work." interactive initiative, read the collected stories, view the Secretary's Centennial Committee, and more, visit the website.

Join the Conversation

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We want you to help us honor 100 years of "Our Purpose. Your Work." by joining the conversation. Follow us on social media at @USDOL and use the hashtag #WB100. 

To learn more about how to participate in the Women's Bureau's centennial initiative, view this guide.

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