These photographs were taken for Boston's Center for Women & Enterprise (CWE). Shown are the 2003 candidates for the CWE Rising Star Award. CWE's mission is to empower women to become economically self-sufficient and prosperous through entrepreneurship.
Pamela Bush of Sew & Sow, a dry cleaning and tailoring business.
Toni Morgan of Helping Hands, a mobile hair-salon for the elderly and handicapped, with Katina, one of her seven children.
Eileen Sinatra of Gingerbelle's Parties and Events, a party and event planning business, with her husband, Carmen, and daughters Emily and Olivia.