Celebrated since the early 1900's, International Women's Day became a United Nations-sanctioned, global holiday in1975. For 2019, the UN decided on the theme "Think equal, build smart, innovate for change." This is a time where we can reflect and appreciate the contributions made by women in society. Not all great stories make it to the books, movies, or social media, but know that your voice and actions matter.
There are countless accomplishments taking place every day, but we've gathered a few we wanted to share with you on International Women's Day.