Over the past six years, Toyota has granted $950,000 to 19 women-led companies, who are tackling the world’s most challenging issues with remarkable creativity. These women, who are leading the charge to work on issues like homelessness, education, food, water, energy, and more, come from all over the world, and are using innovation to create lasting and sustainable impact.

To date, Toyota’s Mother of Invention have affected the lives of more than 160 million people globally, and are developing novel new technologies that will create positive change for millions more. The grants from Toyota have enabled these women to multiply their impact and expand the reach of their products and services, all while celebrating the power of invention and a diversity of thought.