Why International Women’s Day is Important to Walker’s Legacy

Women around the world are marking International Women’s Day today, with some sporting red to work, calling congressional members and others taking the day off to go on strike or join rallies calling for equal rights. In roles where women are already under-represented and poorly paid, we must make those industries work better for women, starting by empowering and educating women in business.

Inspired by the entrepreneurial legacy of Madam C.J. Walker, we are missioned to engage, equip, and inspire our growing community of over 20,000 enterprising women.

We support International Women’s Day by:

Walker’s Legacy is honored to be a part of Women’s History Month. Now more than ever it is important to put forth action aimed at the importance of women to the country’s socio-economic system and demonstrate how women keep households, communities and economies running.

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Walker's Legacy is a growing global women in business collective founded to establish networks of empowerment and access for women of color in business.