Anita Saville and Kathy Brough formed Budget Buddies to help homeless women lift themselves out of poverty.
Angelica Garcia-Dunn’s personal life took a terrible hit. Instead of becoming bitter or giving up, she decided to shake up the Texas freight industry.
Donna Peel founded the non-profit Pro Bono Network to make volunteering easy for Chicago-area moms on hiatus from legal careers.
Heather Sandford is pursuing a three-legged strategy to grow her New York pig farm and meat business, The Piggery.
Loyal to her Native American roots, the Tulsa business owner is in the business of preserving Mother Earth with her company, Natural Evolutions.
Business: E-Waste Recycling
A Latina trailblazer resurrected her IT company, Pinnacle Technical Resources, from the ashes and turned it into a major industry player.
Business: IT Solutions
The entrepreneur’s harrowing experience to get her green card led her to start her own immigration law firm.
Business: Legal Firm & Website
The founder of Mannequin Maddness has been selling, renting and recycling mannequins for nearly 15 years.
Business: Recycling & Reuse
The San Francisco businesswoman left her internet job to return to her steel industry roots and hand craft eco-jewelry, now worn by top celebrities.
Business: Hand-made Jewelry
Determined to create positive social change, Talia started RandomKid to help kids help others.
By mixing essential oils in her kitchen Deborah discovered an untapped market niche.
Business: Organic Cleansers
Elizabeth persevered through unbelievable challenges and now thrives as a leading entrepreneur serving up magnificent quiche.
Business: Home-made Food
After Becky became a mother she started her own pet care business to spend more time with her family.