EMERYVILLE, Calif., Jan. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Women's apparel company Title Nine wants more women to run for public office, regardless of political party. On Inauguration Day, the company will donate 9% of sales through titlenine.com and its 23 stores to She Should Run, a 501(c)3 non-partisan organization dedicated to expanding the pool of future elected female leaders.
Missy Park, founder and owner of Title Nine, said, "Since 1989, we have used our business to inspire women to own, risk, and lead in all aspects of their lives – because when women lead, everyone wins. With this Inauguration Day upon us, we all must start the important work of positioning and supporting women in politics."
Erin Loos Cutraro, co-founder and CEO of She Should Run, said, "She Should Run is honored and thrilled to partner with Title Nine on expanding the movement committed to women's equal representation. We are galvanized by their community's support for the next generation of women leaders in public office. Together, we can change the political landscape to include women's and girls' voices for the benefit of all."
About Title Nine: Title Nine is a women's apparel company. We are everyday athletes and fitness fanatics, passionate about our brand and the impact that sports, fitness, and adventure have on our lives and the lives of our customers. We are a privately-held, woman-owned company headquartered in Emeryville, California with 23 retail stores in 11 states, and online at www.titlenine.com. Find us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest.
About She Should Run: We believe that women of all backgrounds should have an equal shot at elected leadership and that our country will benefit from having a government with varied perspectives and experiences. She Should Run is a non-partisan 501(c)3 organization expanding the talent pool of future elected female leaders. She Should Run started as a project in 2008 and has evolved to become a movement working to create a culture that inspires women and girls to aspire towards public leadership. More information is available at www.sheshouldrun.org.
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