America's Leading Black Women Advocating Change

For Women's History Month, The Root decided to spotlight some of the black women who are influential in activism and the nonprofit world. Find out how these women are trying to change the world.

By: Brandee Sanders
Posted: March 8 2011 11:42 AM
 
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