Changemakers

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Listen: Changemakers Gala

Nearly 150 women gathered on December 5, 2019, in celebration of five special honorees who were recognized by Minnesota Women’s

  • 12/23/2019
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Creator of New Data

Since her childhood in Chicago, Antoinette Smith has been an innovator equipped to face challenge. She is the only girl

  • 11/26/2019
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Reclaiming Native Art

“Native people are collected in Natural History museums because that is how we have always been viewed. It helps to perpetuate that idea of us being extinct.”

  • 11/26/2019
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Creating Joy

Joy Dolo’s mission is to create opportunities for diverse performers to share their stories and transform narratives. It drives her

  • 11/26/2019
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Building Sustainable Community

Kim Norton was accustomed to being the “first” when she was elected in 2018 as the first woman to serve

  • 11/26/2019
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The Women of Seminary

I might be the first Buddhist program director at a Christian seminary. After I wrote an article in 2016 about

  • 11/26/2019
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Tapping Into Human Potential

It’s all socially constructed, so you have equal amounts of compassion for the person who’s being battered and the person who’s battering. You’ll never end oppression with oppression.

  • 11/26/2019
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Perseverance for Veterans

Elaine Wynne, the founder and president of the Veteran Resilience Project (VRP), almost gave up on the project in 2011.

  • 11/26/2019
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Don’t Miss Our Gala!

Join us in deep discussion and inspiration at a fundraising event designed to enhance the power of storytelling as we step into “The Year of 20/20 Vision” — which is about enabling us to see our world in a different way.

  • 11/26/2019
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Putting the Healthy Into Sexuality

Montoya-Barthelemy is passionate about helping communities find a holistic approach to sexual and reproductive health. As she puts it, “Sexual health is life force.”

  • 11/26/2019