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


EVENT

Experience the Power of a G.I.R.L

October 3, 2017
Columbus, OH

INITIATIVE

100×25

Rockefeller Foundation

The 100×25 campaign brings together people from the corner office to the board room to the ground floor to work together to reach the goal of 100 women CEOs of Fortune 500 companies by 2025. Just 21 women are at the helm of Fortune 500 companies in 2016, and only one woman CEO was added […]


SPOTLIGHT

Sharon Bowen

A child of segregation, a success at the bar Sharon Bowen knows what it’s like to be “the only,” the rarity. When she was growing up, Virginia’s schools were just desegregating. Nonetheless, just as she had in her “separate but equal” high school, she excelled when she went to University of Virginia and won a […]


NONPROFIT

Emily’s List

The vision at Emily’s List is a government that reflects the people it serves, and decision makers who genuinely and enthusiastically fight for greater opportunity and better lives for the Americans they represent. The organization works for larger leadership roles for pro-choice Democratic women in our legislative bodies and executive seats so that our families can benefit […]


EVENT

World Wide Women Girl’s Festival

October 15, 2017
San Francisco

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.


EVENT

The 8th G(irls)20 Summit

June 16, 2017
Munich, Germany

EVENT

International Women’s Day: Japan

March 7, 2017
Tokyo, Japan