In honor of Disability Pride Month, we spotlight female entrepreneurs whose products or services aim to improve lives.
Posts by Colleen DeBaise
After a difficult and lonely childhood, Debra White discovers peace through Winslow Farm animal sanctuary.
After 15 years running Mercado Global, Ruth Álvarez-DeGolia is taking on a bigger role to aid immigrant families from Central America.
Vice president Kamala Harris traveled to Guatemala and Mexico this week to better understand the migrant crisis. We’re re-releasing our 2019 podcast featuring Kate Curran, whose nonprofit gives families a reason to stay in Central America.
If you now carry around a reusable shopping bag, you probably have Sharon Rowe to thank.
…and it’s up to us to listen. We talk with innovative women leading AI startups about the obstacles they’re facing.
Yes, artificial intelligence has incredible potential. But it’s also reproducing all the gender bias and inequality that currently exists in the world. (Part 1)
Natalie Chan of Bat Haus has seen positive change, despite a challenging year: “It’s almost like a gift.”
What a Biden-Harris administration really means to us.
Lynn Hummer started Pregnant Mare Rescue to offer a peaceful sanctuary to unwanted, abandoned and often abused horses.
Jessica Schreiber left New York’s sanitation department to launch Fabscrap. She’s still reselling textile waste, despite the pandemic.
For Tania Isenstein of Camp Canine, the pandemic has become an agonizing waiting game.
Bonnie Tyler invented the Negg to peel eggs. She never anticipated counterfeiters on Amazon were waiting to pounce.
For entrepreneurs, the time is ripe to invent ways to help parents protect their children from cyberbullying and online predators.
The loss of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, six weeks before a critical election, carries a particular sting.