What We Do
Create an outlet for women and girls of diverse backgrounds and talents to share their personal stories.
Present workshops for women mentors to work with groups of young women to nurture their confidence, independent thinking, and leadership skills.
Provide internship opportunities for high school juniors and seniors to mentor younger girls.
Partner with businesses and individuals who support the organizational vision and mission.
Why We Do
Women currently earn 79 cents on every dollar compared to men.
Only 34 women have ever served as governors compared to 2319 men. (Center for American Women and Politics)
3% of Fortune 500 CEOs are women. (CNN Money)
31% of engineering and tech toys were marketed explicitly at boys, the institute found, compared with just 11% at girls. (Financial Times Magazine, July 2017)
In the legal field, women represent 45 percent of associates but only 22 percent of partners and 18 percent of equity partners.
Women represent only 6 percent of partners in venture capital firms.
43 percent of the 150 highest-earning public companies in Silicon Valley had no female executive officers.