What do actor Dorothy Dandridge, international explorer Bernice Getz, Supreme Court Judge Florence Ellinwood Allen, and Congresswoman Stephanie Tubbs Jones have in common?

They were all strong, trailblazing women from Cleveland who changed the world with their contributions in their professional contributions.

The month of March is set aside for honoring and remembering remarkable women--not only the famous ones who seem to have moved mountains, but also those special women in our own lives who have strengthened and encouraged us; who have taught us and made us into the people we have become.