The Toast Closes Down With a Post From Hillary Clinton

"Keep giving them hell. We’re counting on you."

The Toast—which ceased operations today—has gone out with a bang. The site has published a heartfelt note from none other than Hillary Clinton.

Clinton’s piece thanked The Toast’s founders for creating a safe space for women and urged readers to be proud of who they are:

As we look back at what this site has meant to so many of you, I hope you’ll also look forward and consider how you might make your voice heard in whatever arenas matter most to you. Speak your opinion more fervently in your classes if you’re a student, or at meetings in your workplace. Proudly take credit for your ideas. Have confidence in the value of your contributions. And if the space you’re in doesn’t have room for your voice, don’t be afraid to carve out a space of your own.

Read the entire post here.