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MAKERS Celebrates 2016's International Day of the Girl

Every year on October 11, the International Day of the Girl is celebrated globally. This year's theme is "Girls' Progress = Goals' Progress: A Global Girl Data Movement." Read More »

11 Inspiring Quotes to Get You Through the Day

As you start bracing yourself for colder days, you may start to notice a relationship between the drop in temperature and the dwindling of your motivation to get things done. Read More »

Empowering Quotes to Celebrate Kristen Wiig's Birthday

Whether it's her hilarious skits on "SNL," or her memorable role in "Bridesmaids," it's safe to say that Kristen Wiig is a reigning woman in comedy. In celebration of her birthday on Monday, we've compiled some of our favorite empowering quotes of hers.   Read More »

These Olympian MAKERS Define What It Means to Be a Winner After Recovering From Loss

With so much excitement surrounding breaking records and winning medals at the 2016 Summer Games, the competing athletes who came close to being awarded those shiny medals are frequently overshadowed. Read More »

6 Best Barack Obama Quotes About Women

Happy Birthday, Mr. President! We're celebrating Barack Obama's 55th birthday by honoring his continued support for gender equality. Check out these six quotes that demonstrate and celebrate Obama's views on women's rights.  Read More »

5 Quotes That Prove Nelson Mandela Was a Feminist

From the very beginning of his life, Rolihlahla Mandela, better known as Nelson, sought to create peace throughout the world, fighting injustice, and promoting equality. Read More »

6 Quotes About Peace to Restore Your Faith in Humanity

With the unfolding of the news from Nice, France, it's easy to lose sight of the good. As we take moments today to reflect, we hope these quotes will help to restore your faith in humanity, and to bring you peace of mind. Read More »

12 Quotes to Celebrate Maya Angelou

Today MAKERS honors renowned poet and author, Dr. Maya Angelou. Through her writing and activism, Angelou has inspired generations to move boldly in the face of adversity.   Read More »

5 Reasons We Love Shonda Rhimes

"I'm going to be totally honest with you. I completely deserve this," Shonda Rhimes said Saturday night during her acceptance speech at the Producers Guild Awards. Read More »

7 Quotes From Empowering Women That Are Perfect for Thanksgiving

Traditionally, Thanksgiving is a time to give thanks and gratitude.  To celebrate, we've rounded up our favorite quotes from empowering women who express the importance of gratitude in everyday life.  Read More »