Career Information

Career Information

Women At Work Field of Interest Endowment Fund

Women At Work made its very first grant from its Field of Interest Endowment Fund with Pasadena Community Foundation in June of 2017. The grant of $2,000 is given to the Pasadena Community College (PCC) Veterans Center, Women Veterans Services and Programs.  The Endowment Fund is charged with a mission to “support organizations that help […]

President’s Letter

Dear Friends of Women At Work: With the stalwart endeavors of the Board of Women At Work, we have made strides in the last six months and are building towards the future of Women At Work.  It has been our goal to keep the mission moving forward and design what is next for the organization. […]

Endowment – 2016

The Women At Work Endowment Fund with Pasadena Community Foundation, was established on November 2, 2016. Over the past 37 years, Women At Work (WAW) has provided services and programs to help women to gain skills to attain their full employment and earnings potential in a supportive environment. However, as the work place has evolved […]

ANN HIGHT: October 16, 1929 – MAY 7, 2017

“Do not go where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson   Ann Hight, a stalwart supporter and tireless advocate for Women At Work from its beginning in 1979, and an early member of its Board and later its President, died peacefully on […]


She sat in the restaurant with a rather stern look, accompanied by another individual.  I braced myself and sat down.  Who ever said that job interviews were easy?  She asked question after question, covering a myriad of topics.  The rather stern look rarely left her face but through the hour plus interview, one could easily […]

6 Key Career Strategies for Women of a Certain Age

View Original Article Working past challenges can lead to resilience and renewal For nearly two decades, I’ve occasionally wondered: “Am I nearing the end of my rewarding work life?” And often, I see my female coaching clients, despite their considerable success, lose confidence and struggle with fear and anger about their career options as they […]