SPOTLIGHT

Martha McSally

During her time in Iraq, Martha McSally became the first female fighter pilot ever to fly in combat. She was also the first woman in US history to command a fighter squadron. After serving in the Air Force for 26 years, McSally retired and ran for Congress. Today she represents Arizona as a Republican in […]


EVENT

Women Veterans Leadership and Diversity Conference

November 10, 2017
Washington, DC

NONPROFIT

Girls Who Code

Girls Who Code is a national nonprofit organization working to close the gender gap in the technology and engineering sectors. Their programs work to educate, inspire, and equip high school girls with the skills and resources to pursue opportunities in computing fields.


INITIATIVE

Vital Voices Global Ambassadors Program

Bank of America, Vital Voices

Global Ambassadors, a partnership between Bank of America and Vital Voices, invests in the potential of emerging women leaders around the world, by matching them with mentors who are established leaders. Mentorship is critical to accelerating women’s leadership paths and to closing the gap that currently exists in many countries. These mentorships help build critical […]


EVENT

Women Making History DC 2017

May 16, 2017
Washington, DC

SPOTLIGHT

Jane Addams

Nobel Peace Prize laureate Jane Addams: A leading social reformer and suffragette, Addams worked for 46 years to help lift up the underserved. In this article in the April issue of the Caxtonian, writer Rebecca Sive distills Addams’ insights and experiences into a series of lessons. Below are three we find particularly resonant; they offer […]


EVENT

S.H.E Summit

October 19, 2017
New York City

EVENT

GirlUp Leadership Summit

July 16, 2017
Washington D.C.

SPOTLIGHT

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

When the Supreme Court Justice spoke in Stanford, California, The Mercury News​ was there to capture her words of wisdom (as well as her photo, above). Among her insights: “If you want to be a true professional, you will do something outside yourself…something that makes life a little better for people less fortunate than you.” […]


NONPROFIT

She Should Run

She Should Run is a non-partisan 501(c)3 organization expanding the talent pool of future elected female leaders. Since 2011, they’ve worked to dramatically increase women’s representation in public office and eliminate barriers women uniquely face in public service. We believe that women of all backgrounds should have an equal shot at elected leadership and that […]


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, […]


NONPROFIT

RandomKid

The RandomKid mission is to provide staff and services to youth, of all backgrounds and abilities, for the development, management and accomplishment of their goals to help others. They educate, mobilize, unify and empower youth to directly impact local and global needs. By helping kids to become innovative and successful world problem-solvers, they are securing a better […]


EVENT

2017 Gloria Awards

May 3, 2017
New York City, NY

EVENT

ALA Girls Nation

July 22, 2017
Washington D.C