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April 2nd – Equal Pay Day Discounts at Bozeman Businesses

April 2 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 pm

Equal Pay Day symbolizes how far into the year women must work to earn what men earned in the previous year.
Women need to work an extra 3 months to earn what a man earned.

Currently, Montana women with the same education, in the same occupation, still see an average pay difference of roughly 80 cents to every dollar a man makes. The wage difference for women of color is significantly higher across the board. (Hispanic women make 54 cents to the white man’s dollar, Black women – 62 cents, Native Hawaiian women – 62 cents, and Native American women – 58 cents to the white man’s dollar.)

The following local businesses are highlighting this still-existing gap by offering a 20% discount on various products and services for women on April 2nd, National Equal Pay Day.  If you’re out shopping that day, please consider patronizing these conscientious businesses:

Altitude Gallery
Townshend’s Bozeman Teahouse
Hattie Rex
Wild Joe’s Coffee Spot
Spring Integrative Health
The Country Bookshelf
The Great Rocky Mountain Toy Company
Jelt (*online, use promo code:  EQUALPAY)
Zero Gravity Floating
Treeline Coffee Roasters (both locations)
Alara Jewelry
Café Fresco
Red Tractor Pizza
Great Turning Healing Center

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Details

Date:
April 2
Time:
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Organizers

Bozeman Business & Professional Women
City of Bozeman