As long as any women or girls remain on the margins, we believe that we are missing vital components of our society. Educated girls will birth healthier communities. – Excerpt from SISTAWorks Mission Statement
Message from the Director:
The goal of SISTAWorks is a world where all women and girls have unlimited opportunities for economic and educational advancement. This mission has become even more personal to me with the birth of my daughter, adding me to the infinite ranks of proud and doting mothers...(more)
News:"Still I Rise: A Musical Tribute to Maya Angelou"November 8, 2014 5:00pm – 9:00pmEllis Marsalis Center for Music1900 Bartholomew Street
With performances by a host of New Orleans’ most talented female musicians and artists paying homage to Maya Angelou, including vocalists Sharon Martin, Erica Falls, Betty Shirley,Michaela Harrison, Tarriona “Tank” Ball, Tonya Boyd-Cannon and more!