MAKERS and Because of Them We Can Celebrate Girl Greatness

As Women's History Month comes to a close, MAKERS and educational platform Because of Them We Can are highlighting ten amazing and diverse women whose accomplishments, talents and perseverance inspire us all. The collaborative piece uses MAKERS' exclusive interviews and the poignant, powerful photos from the BOTWC campaign to help young girls reimagine what's possible for themselves.

Click through the slide show for the cutest inspiration you'll see all day.


The first woman of color in space.

The first Hispanic US Supreme Court Justice.

Awarded singer, songwriter. The most nominated woman in Grammy history. One of the best-selling music artists of all time.

Former Secretary of Labor. The first Asian woman on the US cabinet.

Actress and activist.

Academy Award-winning actress.

America’s first female Secretary of State.

Acclaimed Mexican painter, whose work gains more money than any other female artist.

 Former US Secretary of State, U.S. Senator, and First Lady. 

The first Asian person and second woman to anchor major network national news.

Clinton reflects on why women worldwide look to her as a role model.