It was a day of empowerment and inspirational speeches in Downtown Bakersfield.
Local businesswoman and philanthropist Raji Brar was one of the speakers at the 30th Annual Bakersfield Women’s Business Conference.
Hundreds listened as she shared her family’s journey to America and how she worked to grow her own career.
Actress and breast cancer survivor Shannen Doherty delivered the keynote address.
Doherty is best known for her roles in “Beverly Hills 90210” and “Charmed.”