Celebrating International Women's Day

Thank you for helping us raise $753,000 at our first International Women’s Day virtual gala celebration! We honored international disability rights activist Judith Heumann and filmmaker Mark Littman with the Leet Humanitarian Award for their work advancing human rights. U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth and recording artist and actor Vanessa Williams joined the celebration.


Judith Heumann

International Disability Rights Activist
Author of Being Heumann & featured in Netflix’ Crip Camp


Director & Partner, Bodega & Northern Lights, Trickle Up Board Member


Senator Tammy Duckworth

U.S. Senator for Illinois


Vanessa Williams

Multi-Platinum Recording Artist & Star of Film, Television and Theatre