Day 16 — Finding reasons to vote for Hillary rather than just against Trump.

Madeleine Albright and Hillary Clinton founded the Vital Voices Global Democracy Initiative to promote the advancement of women as part of US policy — making it conscious policy — not just an afterthought.

The meetings and successes that sprang from this effort, which brought women from 80 countries together to share resources and intelligence, led to the formation of the Vital Voices Global Partnership, which is now an NGO which really does remarkable work.

I volunteered for them for several years and their achievements are remarkable. They have, literally, changed the world for women, in addition to making profound differences in the lives of women in villages and communities throughout the world. I can honestly say hearing the stories of the women they support and work with was one of the most inspiring occurrences in my life.

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