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Mera Kitchen Collective was built for and by refugees and immigrants in Baltimore to empower through food entrepreneurship. 2020: year of the 2020 IS A BIG YEAR FOR WOMEN’S HISTORY. It marks the centennial of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution, which granted women the right to vote. Many local attractions and institutions have taken the milestone as a moment to create female-centric celebrations in what some are dubbing the Year of the Woman. Expect plenty of female-focused exhibits, commemorations and more to be announced in the months to come. And on the pages ahead, read up on our historical figures and get to know some of the extraordinary women making waves today. 26 B A LT I M O R E . O R G