13 inspirational women that are shaking up Detroit


March 8 is International Women's Day; a day where we celebrate the social, economic, political, and cultural achievements of women. It celebrates female camaraderie, empowerment, and women's collective contribution to the world. Whether you were raised by a woman, loved by a woman, or learned from a woman, International Women's Day is a day to appreciate the ladies in your life.

Here are just a few of the many Michigan women who have taught us, inspired us, or encouraged us to be the best people that we can be.