“You can waste your life drawing lines. Or you can live your life crossing them.”Shonda Rhimes

Current Projects

Women Lift

Providing loans for Black women entrepreneurs

To address the significant cultural and financial barriers faced by Black women entrepreneurs, the Women Lift Project provides uniquely flexible, low interest loans to help them achieve personal and professional dreams. Women Lift is a community and a pathway for creative, resourceful, and committed Black women small business owners to take the next step – from faltering or just surviving to thriving.

Women Rising Legacy Project

Securing land and opportunities for women in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

Governed by the women it serves, Women Rising purchases land, makes it safe for women to farm there, and provides the means to establish sustainable food-based enterprises. Women Rising is a community and a pathway for women of the DRC to forge a new destiny for themselves and their sisters.

Rebellious Dreamers is the fiscal sponsor for Women Rising