93Queen

93Queen follows Rachel ''Ruchie"" Freier, a diminutive, no-nonsense Hasidic lawyer and mother of six who is determined to provide dignified Emergency Medical Services (EMS) to the Hasidic women and girls of Borough Park, Brooklyn, NY. 93Queen shows tenacious women shattering the glass ceiling in their Hasidic Brooklyn neighborhood to create the first all-female volunteer EMS corps in New York City.

Total CPB Investment: 

$300,000

Made Possible by CPB's: 

Pamela Eislet and Heidi Reinberg
Washington, DC
TVPRG - ITVS subgrant
$300,000

Topics: 

History & Biography
Dialogue
Diversity