See why you should pass your torch!
At Pass the Torch for Women Foundation we’re dedicated to enriching experiences for all our members! See some of what people are saying after passing their torch
"My involvement with the Foundation has impacted me both personally and professionally. I have been motivated to continuously improve myself and think creatively of what success in my profession means to me.”
"I have met some incredible people with amazing stories. You can feel the passion that this community has in our mission even in every day conversations."
“At this stage in my career as a retiree and new entrepreneur, I wanted to become a mentor to keep my skills sharp and be able to share my expertise with an 'up and coming' professional.”
“It has been a great learning opportunity for me; I love learning about the women’s struggles and successes."
“Learning and sharing value goes both ways. I’ve learned as much from my mentee as I hope she has learned from me."
“In order to leave a legacy, we have to pass on what we know and to pour into others...That is the unique privilege of being part of this organization.”
"My experiences with Pass the Torch for Women have opened up a lot of pathways to the tech and venture capital industries. I’ve learned a lot from my mentors and other seasoned professionals in the network."
"Having a safety net through Pass the Torch has already helped me. I came out of my comfort zone as a divorced single parent and domestic violence survivor. Now I work at Eli Lilly and I’ve purchased a newly built 4 bedroom home."
"Pass the Torch empowered me in many ways, especially in building self appreciation and stopping negative self talk, and also in creating an environment for the team to help each other and support each other."
"Being a part of Pass the Torch has empowered me on a daily basis. I really see the impact of mentorship on my everyday actions in the workplace.”
“I would say Pass the Torch has empowered and encouraged me on a journey to a more positive and purposeful life.”
"Being a mentee has empowered me in several different ways. Mostly with the networking part… learning how to introduce myself more professionally, come up with an elevator pitch, and talk about what I’m passionate about."