To awaken, motivate and infuse readers with new ideas about life, leadership, integrity, dignity and strength. To inspire women and men to support programs that benefit women and girls and to donate 100% of the profits from sales of this book for the first two years to the Women’s Foundation of California and her grant partners.
– Maureen Ford & Patty DeDominic
Life Moments for Women video produced by the Film, Media & Social Justice Department
of Mount St. Mary's College.
Song "Women of Today" by Faith Rivera & Beth Eichel, performed by Faith Rivera.
Apparently, the magic touch is a woman's touch when it comes to small businesses. Recently collected data from resources such as the Small Business Administration reveals that small businesses owned by women are more likely to yield positive revenues and account for 29% of all business enterprises...
Was it Beyoncé (or should we say Anne Doyle? Or Tama Kieves?) who mused that it’s girls who run the world? Never has that rung more true than this March, with a plethora of events happening in your neighborhood for Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day.
If you didn’t get to attend the 6th annual International Women’s Festival this past February at the Bacara Resort & Spa, you can watch the life feed video of the presentations from "Health Wealth & Soul" at the website www.womensfestivals.org.
You can also mentor someone, buy some books or join the conversation in your own way. Today on PBS we hope you will watch the documentary movie "MAKERS, Women Who Make America" broadcast on Feb 26, 2013. You can check out the fresh new look at www.makers.com, where you will find the latest videos from Oprah Winfrey, Dr. Ruth Westheimer, and pictures from the red carpet premiere at Lincoln Center this past week.
Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter by using the hashtag MAKERSchat!
Media Mogul & Philanthropist Oprah Winfrey:
On her difficult upbringing, making the most out of a second chance, and turning her remarkable career into a platform to serve a cause greater than herself.
"Women’s rights are human rights, and human rights are women’s rights, once and for all." - Hilary Clinton
Dr. Ruth Westheimer:
On her journey from orphan of the Holocaust to nationally syndicated TV and radio host, who continues to teach women to take responsibility for their own sexual satisfaction.
Rejected by the Firm:
Justice Ginsburg reflects on the different life she might have led if law firms had been open to hiring women when she left law school.