These portraits depict women in South Central Kentucky who work to make it a better place, especially for women and girls. The large-scale portraits monumentalize women whose work in the community is often invisible. Small works are studies for larger pieces. These women use their knowledge and power to make a difference in our community. They advocate for various causes including access to public services, healthy foods, and education. Words from texts including interviews, poems, essays, and other inspirational sources create each women’s image.