In 1920 women across the United States gained the right to vote. Since then, we've come a long way. Just last year two sisters started a wetsuits company for women, with the goal of empowerment at its core. We've come a long way in the last 100 years but we've still got a lot of work to do.
"In Africa alone, people spend 40 billion hours every year just walking for water. Women and children usually bear the burden of water collection, walking miles to the nearest source, which is unprotected and likely to make them sick.
Time spent walking and resulting diseases keep them from school, work and taking care of their families...
With safe water nearby, women are free to pursue new opportunities and improve their families’ lives. Kids can earn their education and build the future of their communities."