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International Women’s Day

Celebrated for more than a century, March 8th is a day when people around the world pause to recognize the progress made in the advancement of women. Read more

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52 Walks, 1 Cause

I can’t begin to tell you how much the Avon Walk for Breast Cancer means to me. I work for … Read more

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UK Avon Representative Fights Fires and Wrinkles

I am a firefighter, but I also sell Avon. I feel like I have the best of both worlds; it’s … Read more

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A Sign of Things to Come: The Avon Foundation for Women’s #SeeTheSigns of Domestic Violence Campaign

Domestic violence is more than just a black eye. It’s not just broken bones and bruises. And it’s not just … Read more

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Avon CEO Sheri McCoy Walks to End Breast Cancer

I completed my second Avon Walk for Breast Cancer New York last weekend and once again it was my fellow … Read more

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Making an Impact at the Avon Foundation for Women: When a Job is More than a Job

Ever since I can remember, I’ve been passionate about women’s issues and I feel strongly about people living the lives they want to live, they deserve to live and that they can live. When a woman’s health or safety is at risk, she cannot reach her full potential or achieve her dreams Read more

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Collaborating for a Cure: Uniting in the Fight against Breast Cancer

The reason I came to Avon nearly 10 years ago was because so many women are affected by breast cancer – 1 million every year globally. I believed from day one that I could make a big impact. When I started at the Avon Foundation for Women in 2004, I knew that myriad different breast cancer charities existed at other companies and non-profit organizations. But I remember thinking, “It’s great that we’re all working on this cause, but can we work together to end it?” Read more

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Angelina Jolie Empowers Women With Her Breast Cancer Decision

When Angelina Jolie published a New York Times op-ed in which she shared her difficult and courageous decision to undergo … Read more

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A “New Moment” in History: Our Responsibility to Economically Empower Women

According to Christine Lagarde, first female head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the world economy needs a “new moment … Read more

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From Childhood Fun to Business Success in Brazil

My history with Avon began in childhood. My mother gathered her friends for coffee in the afternoon and sold house … Read more