Very few Americans can name one dish that is indigenous to their country or define what Native American cuisine is. These two Sioux Chefs are out to change that,.
When Ebola hit Africa in 2014, Katie Meyler was running a school to get young girls into the classroom and off the streets of abuse in West Point slum. All the foreigners fled, but Katie stayed on and turned her car into an ambulance, being recognized as a Time Person of the Year for the saves she saved.
Nadia Lopez is the inspiring Founder and Principal of Mott Hall Bridges Academy in Brownsville, Brooklyn. Against all odds, she opened a public school in the most violent neighborhood in New York City.
COACH NANCY LIEBERMAN
Nancy Lieberman is a basketball legend with an endless list of "firsts" and accolades, but her life story as a female barrier breaker in pro sports is inspiring beyond what can award can quaniify.
Cuba's Violin is a documentary short about the dire need for musical instruments & supplies for Cuba's most trained and talented musicians since the Fall of the Soviet Union and the ongoing tenure of the U.S. embargo.
Blind Date is a documentary film that follows three blind New Yorkers on their quest for love, lust, and long last partnerships in the digital age.
REAL-LIFE SUPER HERO
Meet Jessie Graff, the epitome of a female badass. She is hollywood's top female stunt double and the record breaking ninja from NBC's TV Show, American Ninja Warrior.
ROLE MODELS NOT RUNWAY MODELS
Carrie Hammer launched a groundbreaking high fashion runway campaign that put "role models not runway models" onto catwalks, including the first woman ever on a runway in a wheelchair.
DISRUPT THE PINK AISLE
Debbie Sterling founded GoldieBlox, a construction toy line for girls that revolutionized toy aisles across America. She was shocked at the gender stereotyping in toy stores and lack of options for little girls beyond Barbie dolls.
7 WONDERS IN 13 DAYS
Megan Sullivan fell 50 feet off a cliff, got hit by a car, and was diagnosed with cancer in the space of just a few weeks. So reacted by setting off on a life-altering journey, visiting all 7 Wonders of the World in 13 Days.
BEST FRIENDS & FOUNDERS
Amy & Danielle were just two best friends who met in business school and loved to shop, but they found well-designed jewelry products were expensive and elitist. Together, they founded BaubleBar to bring affordable, on-trend jewelry to everyday women.