Nominate a Women Who is Crushing It for Other Women

Help us find and celebrate women who are doing extraordinary work in their communities to benefit women who are economically marginalized. Those selected will be featured in Working for Women’s weekly Women Crush Wednesday (#WCW) posts on our social channels and other communications throughout the year.


Be inspired by those women who we have showcased already.

/ 06.09.21 /

Kenyetta Banks

Women Crush Wed

Our #WCW this week is Women’s Business Development Council’s Program Manager, Kenyetta Banks.  Kenyetta is a resource for all women, from seasoned professionals to those just starting out, helping provide […] Read More

/ 06.02.21 /

Ali Hogan

Women Crush Wed

Our #WCW this week is Ali Hogan, founder and board chair at Rung for Women! As the visionary behind Rung for Women, she created an organization that empowers women to […] Read More

/ 05.26.21 /

Michela Bedard

Women Crush Wed

Our #WCW this week is Michela Bedard, Executive Director at PERIOD. As an experienced community, political and nonprofit leader with a demonstrated history of organizing, fundraising, advocacy and coalition building, […] Read More

/ 05.19.21 /

Angela Stokes

Women Crush Wed

Our #WCW this week is Angela Stokes, business owner, real estate broker and retired law enforcement officer. Every day Angela demonstrates what it means to be a leader, mentor, and […] Read More

/ 05.12.21 /

Sheila Gordon

Women Crush Wed

This week our #WCW is Sheila Gordon, Senior Manager of Youth & Community at New York Road Runners! After a 20+ year career in the financial services industry, Sheila decided […] Read More

/ 04.21.21 /

Heather McTeer Toney

Women Crush Wed

In honor of Earth Day, we are excited to feature Heather McTeer Toney as our #WCW. Known for her energetic and genuine commitment to people, Heather’s work has made her […] Read More

/ 04.14.21 /

Cecile De Mello

Women Crush Wed

We are honored this week to feature Cecile De Mello, Executive Director of Teamwork Englewood as our #WCW! Cecile has leveraged her talents and passion each day to improve the […] Read More

/ 04.07.21 /

Joanna James

Women Crush Wed

This week’s #WCW is Joanna James, film director, producer, and founder of MAPP. As a leader for women in the entertainment industry, Joanna is known as a creative entrepreneur for […] Read More

/ 03.31.21 /

Stacey Brown

Women Crush Wed

Our #WCW this week is Stacey Brown, Participant Liaison, Englewood Women’s Initiative at Chicago Foundation for Women. As EWI’s first Participant Liaison, Stacey has helped over 80 women gain the […] Read More

/ 03.24.21 /

Makisha Boothe

Women Crush Wed

This week’s #WCW is Sistahbiz’s founder and head business coach Makisha Boothe. Sistahbiz Global Network helps minority women solopreneurs and microbusinesses build scalable, sellable businesses. As a rapid improvement coach, Makisha helps small businesses rethink […] Read More