2012 Changemaker: Christine Stark

"These women have survived for their entire lives. They have an incredible amount of strength and resiliency."

2012 Changemaker: ‘of scars’

"... Your scars, your story, make you who you are. It's about celebrating women, as individuals and as a group."

2012 Changemaker: Marsha Freeman

"Women are born with these rights. You don't give women these rights-they own them because they are human."

2012 Changemaker: Theatre Unbound

"People make a lot of assumptions when they hear 'women's theater.' As soon as people work with us, they understand what we're doing."

2012 Changemaker: ‘With Impunity’

Documentary examines culture and history of gender-based violence. "We really wanted to tell the story that if we are ever going to stop men's violence against women that men need to step up in leadership."

2012 Changemakers: Gender Democracy Toolkit

"It is so good to bring these conversations out in the open. Not just with women, but with men and youth."

2012 Changemakers: League of Women Voters

"This was a campaign of conversations. You really have to talk to friends and family.

2012 Changemaker: Fatima Mohamed

"I was tired of how the media portrayed Muslims, especially women. I was tired of just being silent."

2012 Changemakers: Gender Justice

"We would love to put ourselves out of business."

2011 Changemaker: Northside Women’s Space

"Why do you think a woman would want to sell her body? Would you want to do that? What if that was you?"

2011 Changemaker: Candy Hadsall

"Is it acceptable to have 15,000 cases of chlamydia and no one speaks up about it?"

2011 Changemakers: MCAD students meet WILPF

"Many of us see [this] as an opportunity to raise the next generation of women peacemakers."