Women’s History Month has traditionally celebrated women who have made a difference in their lives, their family’s lives, and/or made their community, state, nation and even the world a better place. And there is no doubt that these women deserved to be honored.
However there is a group of women who’s voices we don’t necessarily get to traditionally hear or celebrate. Beyond the Walls of #HERstory is about recognizing women who are incarcerated or who were previously incarcerated and providing a safe space for them to share their testimony. Ft. speakers include formerly incarcerated women and:
Founder & Executive Director
The Elevation Project
Chief Defender of the Defender Association of Philadelphia
Founder & Ardella’s House