Honoring the Historic Contributions of Extraordinary Women Changemakers
During Women’s History Month, we recognize and celebrate the significant contributions that women have made throughout our history, honoring their achievements and the great economic, social and political causes that these points of light dedicated their lives to.
Inspired by a Family Value of Giving Back, Teen Empowers At-Risk Girls
Inspired by the example set by their parents – who engaged the girls in volunteering activities from a young age – Shreya Mantha and her younger sister Sahana set out to honor their grandmother’s wish by making a difference for at-risk girls in their hometown of Charlotte, North Carolina.
Turning Her Pain into Purpose, Youth Advocate Works to Give a Voice to the Voiceless
"I feel like the voiceless need a voice," says Samantha Gerson. "I want to be that person who a struggling 16-year-old girl goes, 'I’m in a tough spot, and no one cares … but at least she is speaking my truth. She is saying what needs to be said.' I feel like maybe I can have that impact on someone."