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Hip Hop Sisters Foundation

Cofounded by Dr Lynn Richardson, Dr Felicia Shaw and MC Lyte, the legendary lyricist and iconic hip-hop pioneer, Hip Hop Sisters Network includes Hip Hop Sisters Artistry, which provides a platform for female artists to showcase their talents in an environment of encouragement and respect, as well as Hip Hop Sisters Foundation, which is a non-profit charity that promotes positive images of women of ethnic diversity by bringing together leaders from the world of Hip Hop, the entertainment industry, and the corporate world. HHS provides national and international support to women and youth around the globe on the topics of: Cultural Issues; Financial Empowerment; Health and Wellness; Mentorship; and Educational Opportunities.

Since 2012, we have presented over $1,000,000 in scholarships to African American men and women. Our current signature education initiative is #EducateOurMen, and our first two graduates completed their education at Dillard University in May, 2019.  Visit for more details.

Our signature economic empowerment initiative is Women, W.E.A.L.T.H. & Relationships,which is a series of workshops and panels held throughout the world.  This initiative culminates at the annual W.E.A.L.T.H. Experience, held during the first weekend after New Years Eve.  Visit for details.

Advisory board members include Faith Evans, Ledisi, Jada Pinkett Smith, Chilli, Russell Simmons, Cheryl "Salt" James, Malinda Williams, Lil Mama, Kelly Price, Fantasia, Valeisha Butterfield-Jones, Malcolm Jamal Warner, Kenny Lattimore, Melanie Fiona and Dr. Benjamin Chavis. Join the Movement:

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