What Will It Take is a media, collaboration, learning, and social engagement platform that inspires, connects, educates and engages women everywhere to advance in all levels of leadership and take action.

What Will It Take acts as a connective tissue bringing together existing stakeholders and champions of women’s leadership across industries on a single platform to foster collaboration and coordination.

We believe there is no limit to what people can achieve when mission and outcome are aligned.


19 Powerful Women On Why Voting Is So Important

High profile public figures—including Gloria Steinem, Anita Hill, Dolores Huerta, Amanda Seales, Nancy Pelosi, and many others—share their thoughts on why we all need to vote, and be civically engaged overall, which is more important today than ever.

COVID Gendered

NO. 9: Women Continue to Be the Leaders We Need

America remains the country with the most Coronavirus deaths—more than 200,000—despite having only 4% of the world’s population. As we continue sheltering in place, distance learning, and getting Zoom fatigue, the economy, and particularly women, suffer.

No. 1: Why We Need COVID Gendered

We are in unique and uncharted times. As COVID-19 progresses, it is becoming increasingly evident that our society, our economy, and our systems will never be the same. With uncertainty all around, it is important that we support each other and work to ensure the world that emerges post COVID-19 is more just and equitable.

Women & Money Article Series

RIAs Leading with Values

Rachel Robasciotti and Michelle Mathieu reveal how independence has empowered them to do business in ways that are in line with their own values— and those of their clients

What Will It Take features both in-person live events and a digital platform to encourage women across the country to move the dialogue forward about women’s leadership.

What Will It Take acts as a megaphone for the voices and organizations of the women’s leadership movement and spurs an ongoing campaign to educate, inspire and prepare women across the country to become civically engaged and run for elected office, as well as pursue other positions of leadership and use their voices toward change.

We provide a centralized space to connect women and allies to organizations, trainings, events, actions, tools, and other helpful resources.

Events and Updates

Past Events

Check out highlights from some of our previous events