Gail Schenbaum launched Umergency after experiencing every parent’s nightmare: Your child is in danger, but you’re miles away without any way to help.
Videos and articles about successful women entrepreneurs building great companies, breaking through barriers and cultivating economic and social good.
Paty Funegra of La Cocina VA has raised $2 million to turn her community kitchen into an incubator, a café and a place of hope for struggling immigrants.
Move over, banana. It’s the peach’s turn.
Women and nonbinary musicians are still poorly represented at male-dominated festivals like Coachella and Lollapolooza. There’s a movement to change that old, tired tune.
As sea levels rise, so do these female leaders who are taking a stand against climate change.
A fan of numbers, technologist Sherrell Dorsey of ThePLUG takes a data-driven approach to sharing the stories and struggles of black innovators.
Non-profit founder Rachel O’Neill of Little Dresses for Africa is sending dresses — and hope — to girls in difficult circumstances around the world.
Celebrity chef Vivian Howard returns to the kitchen with her upcoming PBS special, South By Somewhere.
Julie Kerwin launched I Am Elemental to combat all those hypersexualized girl superheroes. She didn’t anticipate her newfound fans.
For Canada Day, we’re spotlighting five women-run businesses that prove that the entrepreneurial scene north of the border is alive and well, thank you.
Jules Pieri co-founded The Grommet, a marketplace for “maker” products — and overcame being turned down by 250 venture capitalists.
The Story Exchange releases its list of powerful 50+ women entrepreneurs who launched companies later in life.
Leslie Polizzotto left lawyering and Los Angeles to start a New York City doughnut shop that’s winning rave reviews for its unusual treats.
Near the shores of a Canadian lake, Leslie Bradford-Scott of Walton Wood Farm is growing a home-based multimillion-dollar business.
Melanie Dellas & Karen Lacy have tapped into a niche and underserved industry – artefact conservation.