GREENVILLE, N.C. (WITN) - A Day Without a Woman wasn't just recognized in big cities across the country, but locals in the east were also trying to show their support for women.
101.9 Kiss FM held their own event in honor of International Women's Day.
It was held at the Nulook Business Center in Greenville to highlight women and their importance to the community.
Visitors who showed up had free food, drinks and giveaways.
Organizers say it is a way they can show women in eastern North Carolina their appreciation.
A Day Without a Woman is a movement to show what the world would be like if women weren't there and many women across the nation and world protested by not going to work or school.