We the actresses that work in these DCTV shows started to talk about some of the things that we deal with as women on these shows which opened broader conversations about women’s issues that are going on in the world. We sensed the power that can come from us collectively trying to change things within our little circle vs. by ourselves. And this made us want to expand that circle to women all over the world. To try and help facilitate the movement that’s already happening; a movement of women supporting each other and banning together to achieve equality so we have the power to lead society in a more harmonious way.
Shethority is an online global collective that aims to create a positive and inspirational space to discuss and conquer the unique challenges of the female experience in today’s world. By sharing each other’s real life stories, setbacks, triumphs, and tips, we can harness the collective power of women and girls all over the world and lift each other up, because when women stand together,
In partnership with schools and at Girls Inc. centers, we focus on the development of the whole girl. She learns to value herself, take risks, and discover and develop her inherent strengths. The combination of long-lasting mentoring relationships, a pro-girl environment, and research-based programming equips girls to navigate gender, economic, and social barriers, and grow up healthy, educated, and independent. Informed by girls and their families, we also advocate for legislation and policies to increase opportunities and rights for all girls.