Detroiter Danielle North, an education leader and founder of Kidz Kingdom, is the recipient of the Dave Bing Future Leader award. Source: www.freep.com/story/news/local/2019/08/23/detroit-education-leader-pushes-equity/2049553001/?fbclid=IwAR1_eZvD8p4DIbl7vDGliZ7oHQ96_L8FWlyz5QztpyiUr0XWjrYSqfKkTJY
Room Project in New Center connects women, nonbinary writers to their craft and each other Simultaneously a “political and personal thought,” the Room Project and its creation came at a pivotal time in founder Christin Lee’s life. Source: www.modeldmedia.com/features/room-project070919.aspx
By: Stephanie Vaught, J.D., Social Money Finance, LLC – Founder “Trailblazer” is a word that by its very nature implies leadership. You are out front leading the charge! It also suggests that there are others following behind looking to you for guidance. I challenge this definition – in part. Sometimes,...
Detroit woman — director, chief engineer for DWSD — fights weight bias with modeling campaign A Detroit woman has been recognized by Forbes for breaking down barriers and blowing up stereotypes in a modeling campaign that challenges weight bias at work. Source: www.clickondetroit.com/news/detroit-woman-director-chief-engineer-for-dwsd-fights-weight-bias-with-modeling-campaign
By Ber-Henda Williams “Feminine Empowerment,” as a movement, is permeating our cultural landscape. It is absolutely amazing to witness women wielding and embracing their power. From holding a record number of political offices to women film makers and actresses who are defying age and racial barriers, the feminine voice...
The Detroit sisters behind the historic Cochrane Inn Two sisters from Detroit pounced on a real estate opportunity and made a successful bed and breakfast. Source: detroit.curbed.com/2019/7/10/20689366/cochrane-house-inn-bed-breakfast-brush-park-detroit?fbclid=IwAR38zDSz8vk8BqIYafJWEI4g8QeCApy9TkWrWy3QYxrF162TYoEI-TddTnk
University of Michigan alum to host female-centric film festival in Ann Arbor The film festival will take place July 11-14 at the Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor, and will feature 26 films, including nine features and 17 shorts. Source: www.freep.com/story/news/local/michigan/2019/07/09/nevertheless-film-festival-schedule-ann-arbor/1680844001/
The study conducted by Get Response, a marketing firm, shows that Detroit has the lowest wage gaps in the country. Source: www.freep.com/story/money/business/2019/06/04/detroit-ranks-high-gender-equality-workplace/1342461001/
Female business owners can access funding at Detroit female-focused work space A female-focused co-working space is offering Detroit women new amenities along with opportunities to grow their own businesses. Source: www.freep.com/story/money/business/2019/06/12/femology-expansion-funding-opportunities/1429313001/
Women behind Marrow, Folk Detroit are teaming up for new Corktown projects The women behind two of Detroit’s most loved restaurants are teaming up for a new concept at Trumbull and Bagley in Corktown that will be… Source: www.metrotimes.com/table-and-bar/archives/2019/05/30/women-behind-marrow-folk-detroit-are-teaming-up-for-new-corktown-projects