Founded by MC Lyte, the legendary lyricist and iconic hip-hop pioneer, Hip Hop Sisters is a non-profit foundation that promotes positive images of women of ethnic diversity, bringing leaders from the world of Hip Hop, the entertainment industry, and the corporate world. We provide national and international support to women and youth around the globe on the topics of:
Her vision includes providing resources to support community based and grass roots organizations that further the advancement of the missions and goals set forth by the organization.
Our governing and advisory boards are composed of a seasoned group of corporate, entertainment, and non-profit executives and celebrities who personally embody the principles and values that MC Lyte has championed over her illustrious career.
Board of Directors
MC Lyte, Founder and CEO
Lynn Richardson, President
Felicia Shaw, Secretary
Celebrity Advisory Board Members
Cheryl “Salt” James
Dr. Benjamin Chavis
Jada Pinkett Smith
Malcolm Jamal Warner
Rae Lewis Thornton
Advisory Board Committee Chairs
Lori Jones Gibbs