Nominate someone today for the 2024 Hustle Award, set to be announced at the 2024 Founders Day celebration!
The IWBC celebrates Founders Day every February 22!
2022 saw the hiatus of our Conversation Series Step Up to the Sport, but we still got a few guests in before we had to step away. We hope to see the series return again one day, though.
- The Cast & Crew of Toni. Mamie. Connie. joined us in January.
- Bianca Smith joined us in April.
- Ryan Woodward joined us in July.
This group represented content creators, coaches, and organizers.
2021 saw us hit our stride with Step Up to the Sport and welcomed 7 new guests plus an anniversary episode.
- Andrea Williams joined us in January.
- Rachel Folden joined us in February.
- Leah Henderson joined us in March.
- A group of Latin American Organizers joined us in April.
- Missy Coombes joined us in May.
- Erin Corrales-Diaz joined us in June.
- Our anniversary episode of the conversation series launched in July.
- Amy McCann joined us in October.
This group represented writers, coaches, organizers, curators and players.
In 2020, the IWBC launched its Conversation Series Step Up to the Sport to talk about women in all aspects of baseball. That first year, 6 episodes launched from July to December.
- Kat Williams and Leslie Heaphy joined us in July to introduce the series.
- Lauren Meyer joined us in August.
- Shakeia Taylor joined us in September.
- Luis Lopez joined us in October.
- Sabrina Brinson joined us in November.
- Megan Cavanagh joined us in December.
This first year saw content creators, writers, organizers, and actors talking about women in baseball.
A League of Their Own turned 30 in 2022. We came out to Rockford for a weekend of celebration.
Local photographers provided pictures and local celebrities provided answers to some burning questions during our Celebrity Softball Game. These compilations celebrate that weekend in pictures and words.