Norma’s work with IGNITE is fully in keeping with her values and priorities as expressed throughout her 92 years.

Announcing the Norma Stone Young Women Run Texas Conference

Family Tribute to Norma Stone
From her 3 children and their spouses:
Mike & Betsy Stone, Lisa Stone & Scott Cantor, and Angela Stone & Michael Stehling

Norma Stone is a remarkable person.  From her childhood, she learned not to shy away from challenges or let gender stereotypes and biases stand in her way.  Throughout her life, she has been a dedicated, stubborn, and persistent advocate for the causes and people she believes in.  By her actions, she inspires others to do good and be better.

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How to advocate for the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act

How to advocate for the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act

The number of women who are the breadwinner in their households is increasing tremendously in the United States. At present, women represent over 60% of the workforce in the country. When women become pregnant at some point during their employment, they should have access to a supportive work environment where they do not have to risk between their health and job.

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(S)Heroic Herstory Makers of Today

(S)Heroic Herstory Makers of Today

During Women’s History Month, we not only remember our past trailblazers but also celebrate our current HERstorymakers. From science labs to television stations to Congress, women have continued to break barriers in every field. Women win cases, run for public office, close deals, write codes, lead startups, save lives and so on. In this article, we zero in on the profiles of some of the extraordinary HERstorymakers of today and thank them for inspiring women across the country and the globe. 

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Gretchen Whitmer

Women's History Month: Gretchen Whitmer

Gretchen Whitmer, the Governor of Michigan, has made strides for American women in politics. Born and raised in Michigan, she has had a long love of politics and public service. She was born to two lawyers and grew up surrounded by the importance of law and public service. Whitmer attended both undergrad and law school in Michigan at Michigan State and the Detroit College of Law, respectively. 

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stop date, take action hate is a virus

Stop hate, take action

I’m exhausted. The pandemic has exacerbated acts of racism and violence on Asian Americans. And today we wake up  to another incident that will be etched in our history.

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