NONPROFIT

Grace After Fire

Since 2008, Grace After Fire has been dedicated to helping women Veterans help themselves by providing the means for women Veterans to gain knowledge, insight and self-renewal. The team at Grace guides women Veterans through peer to peer outreach as they re-enter their communities, the workforce, and as they redefine their roles for a successful […]


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Service Women’s Action Network

Founded in 2007, the Service Women’s Action Network (SWAN) is the voice of all military women – past, present and future. They are a member-driven community network advocating for the individual and collective needs of service women. SWAN is guided by the priorities of their members, who include thousands of women and men, service members […]


EVENT

Emerging Women Live

October 5, 2017
Denver, CO

INITIATIVE

Merck for Mothers

Merck

Merck for Mothers is a 10-year, $500 million initiative focused on creating a world where no woman dies giving life. Merck is committed to using business and scientific expertise to improve maternal health and is already working in more than 30 countries around the world, including the U.S. Merck for Mothers is tackling the two […]


SPOTLIGHT

The Orange Rose Campaign

The nonprofit Every Mother Counts, founded by Christy Turlington Burns, has an ambitious, laudable goal: to see that every mother, everywhere has a safe, healthy pregnancy and delivery. Timed to culminate on Mother’s Day, EMC’s Orange Rose campaign raises awareness and spurs action with a range of special activities and products There are great, themed […]


NONPROFIT

IWHC

Since 1984, the International Women’s Health Coalition has taken courageous stands and achieved political victories for women and girls globally and in local communities. They recognize that women’s and girls’ human rights, health and equality are essential to social, environmental, and economic justice for all. They envision a world in which all women and girls […]


NONPROFIT

CARE

CARE was founded in 1945 when 22 American organizations came together to rush lifesaving CARE Packages to survivors of World War II. CARE is now a global leader within a worldwide movement dedicated to ending poverty. For more than 50 years, they have worked in countries with some of the highest maternal mortality rates and some […]


EVENT

The Texas Conference for Women

November 2, 2017
Austin, TX

EVENT

Women of Vision: Humanitarian & Courage Awards Luncheon

May 9, 2017
New York City, NY

NONPROFIT

Girl Scouts USA: Building character, creating leaders

GSUSA aims to empower girls and to help teach values such as honesty, fairness, courage, compassion, character, sisterhood, confidence, and citizenship through activities including camping, community service, learning first aid, and earning badges by acquiring practical skills. Girl Scouts’ achievements are recognized through rank advancement and by various special awards such as the Girl Scout Bronze, Silver, […]


INITIATIVE

The Girl Effect

Nike Foundation

The Girl Effect is a concept that was initially created to illustrate the extraordinary potential of adolescent girls. Launched with a short film that caught the attention of global leaders at the 2009 World Economic Forum, the Girl Effect has since evolved into a global movement of supporters who believe girls are the most powerful […]


EVENT

Rise

June 9, 2017
Austin, TX

INITIATIVE

Chime for Change

Gucci

Chime for Change is a global campaign to convene, unite and strengthen the voices speaking out for girls and women around the world. The campaign focuses on using innovative approaches to raise funds and awareness for projects promoting education, health and justice for girls and women. To date, Chime for Change has rallied support through […]


NONPROFIT

Institute for Women’s Policy Research

The Institute for Women’s Policy Research conducts and communicates research to inspire public dialogue, shape policy, and improve the lives and opportunities of women of diverse backgrounds, circumstances, and experiences. IWPR works with policymakers, scholars, and public interest groups to design, execute, and disseminate research that illuminates economic and social policy issues affecting women and families […]


EVENT

National Young Feminist Leadership Conference

March 25, 2017
Crystal City, VA