Celebrating extraordinary women
Martha Jane Phillips Starr spent her life empowering Kansas City women. The Starr Women's Hall of Fame — dedicated in Starr's honor — recognizes the past and celebrates the present of leading metropolitan women whose contributions have left a lasting impact on Kansas City and beyond.
Iconic leader and philanthropist
Make a Nomination
Now accepting nominations for the first class of the Starr Women's Hall of Fame.Nomination Form
See photos from the Women's Hall of Fame inaugural event.Learn more
Visit the butterfly garden to share a story and honor a special woman in your life.Share a story
Recognizing outstanding women
The Starr Women's Hall of Fame (named in honor of Martha Jane Phillips Starr) is dedicated to preserving the history of accomplishments and recognizing women across the metropolitan Kansas City area. It provides women with encouragement and inspiration from stories shared by other women.