21 Oct
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GC4W Salutes Melinda Gates, First Woman to Donate More than $40 Billion

Melinda Gates is the first woman philanthropist who gave away more than $40 billion and is the co-founder of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. An incredible accomplishment highlighted in TIME Magazine’s Firsts Edition on Women changing the World. Here is The Philanthropist’s Full Interview: “The plight of women was a rallying call.” My dad worked in the […]

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10 Oct
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GC4W Salutes Janet Yellen, First Woman to Chair the Federal Reserve

Janet Yellen is the first woman to chair the Federal Reserve. An incredible accomplishment highlighted in TIME Magazine’s Firsts Edition on Women changing the World. Here is The Chair’s Full Interview: “Unfortunately, women and minority economists are still underrepresented.” I had worked primarily as an economics professor and researcher before joining the Fed as a governor […]

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10 Oct
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GC4W Salutes Geisha Williams, First Latina CEO of a Fortune 500 Company

Geisha Williams is the first Latina CEO of a Fortune 500 Company, PG&E. An incredible accomplishment highlighted in TIME Magazine’s Firsts Edition on Women changing the World. Here is The Engineer‘s Full Interview: “If someone else can do it, why not you?” I was born in Cuba, where my father was a political prisoner. When he […]

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01 Oct
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GC4W Salutes Eileen Collins, First Woman to Command and Pilot a Space Shuttle.

Eileen Collins, the retired NASA astronaut, is the first woman to command and pilot a space shuttle. An incredible accomplishment highlighted in TIME Magazine’s Firsts Edition on Women changing the World. Here is The Pilot’s Full Interview: “This isn’t just about me” I decided I wanted to be an astronaut in fourth grade. I remember reading an […]

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01 Oct
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GC4W salutes Katharine Jefferts Schori, the First Elected Female to preside as a Bishop.

Katharine Jefferts Schori is the First Female to be elected presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church. An incredible accomplishment highlighted in TIME Magazine’s Firsts Edition on Women changing the World. Here is The Bishop’s Full Interview: “Engendering opposition is a sign of being effective.” I grew up in the Pacific Northwest, spending lots of time in the mountains […]

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