This year's Women of Action honorees were selected by Rotary senior leaders and endorsed by the White House. All members of clubs in the U.S., the women were recognized for their humanitarian service projects, which affect the lives of millions of people around the world.
Watch the women of action event held at the White House
Read more about the women and why they were honored
Read more about the event at the White House
Read RI Director Julia Phelps' take on the honored women