A Sista's Touch

A Sista's Touch A Sista’s Touch is a tax exempt (501c3) public benefit nonprofit corporation established to nurture and celebrate success of Sistas in our communities.
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A Sista’s Touch is a tax-exempt (501c3) nonprofit public benefit corporation formed in the State of California in January 2017 to serve the Oakland and greater Bay Area communities. The mission of A Sista’s Touch is to nurture and acknowledge the positive personal and professional influences of African American women of all generations in the community; with a primary focus on our teen and adolescent girls. The aim of A Sista’s Touch is three fold: Edify, Elevate, and Celebrate Excellence. Our platform is to provide fundamental resources to Edify in areas of new interests, to offer necessary support to Elevate in pursued interests, and to cultivate communal success by Celebrating Excellence.

Mission: The mission of A Sista’s Touch is to acknowledge and nurture the positive influences of Sista’s of all ages in our communities for their personal and professional successes.

03/04/2020
StoryCorps

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Theresa Burroughs faced many obstacles in pursuit of her right to vote during the Jim Crow Era. In honor of Black History Month and Women’s History month, celebrate the efforts of those like her who fought for voting rights.
Listen to more stories at StoryCorps.org/Womens-History-Month

90 days until event day, May 30.    We are excited to expand our list of partners and sponsors! Register now. 💜
03/02/2020

90 days until event day, May 30. We are excited to expand our list of partners and sponsors! Register now. 💜

High School graduates please take advantage of this scholarship opportunity. Qualification details are outlined below. A...
02/26/2020

High School graduates please take advantage of this scholarship opportunity. Qualification details are outlined below. Applications must be postmarked by March 1st! #ASistasTouch 💜
Hayward Tri-City Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

Scholarship ALERT!!! Deadline is this Sunday!! Have a Senior In High School looking for a scholarship? Meet the requirements below? Then we have just the opportunity for YOU!! We are now accepting Scholarship applications through March 1st!! Please Visit our website for more information and download the application.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS
FIRST TIME APPLICANTS must meet all criteria:
Δ Be a high school senior or have received a GED.
Δ Have a minimum overall grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
Δ Be a resident of, or attend school in, Hayward, Fremont, Newark or Union City or one of our secondary service areas (Castro Valley, Dublin, Pleasanton, San Leandro, or San Lorenzo).
Δ Demonstrate leadership and active volunteer service in the African American community.

https://www.deltahaywardtricity.org/youth-programs-scholarship

Announcement! GirlTrek is proclaiming March 1 as the first-ever Black Women’s Appreciation Day! -- a day of collective a...
02/26/2020

Announcement! GirlTrek is proclaiming March 1 as the first-ever Black Women’s Appreciation Day! -- a day of collective action to #ThankBlackWomen.

Starting this Saturday, the last day of Black History Month, join the movement in flooding the internet with posts, videos and more to show our appreciation to Black women. By the time the world catches on to what we are doing it will be March 1st, the first day of Women’s History Month and we'll have taken over!

The narrative of and about Black Women begins with "A Sista's Touch". That means it begins with you! Know your power, know your worth, know your strength; Cultivate it, Celebrate it, Be YOUR best you AND then acknowledge those Sistas around you! 💜 #ASistasTouch #ThankBlackWomen #BWAD #GirlTrek GirlTrek: Healthy Black Women and Girls

Attention A Sista's Touch community, we need your help with increasing our number of customers to support our passive do...
02/19/2020
Support A Sista's Touch by shopping at AmazonSmile.

Attention A Sista's Touch community, we need your help with increasing our number of customers to support our passive donation opportunity through Amazon! Shopping through AmazonSmile helps to support our efforts by following these easy steps:
1. Use the following link to shop on AmazonSmile,
2. Select A Sista's Touch as your charitable organization, and
3. Shop and Pay like you normally would

These 3 easy steps generates a 0.5% donation to A Sista's Touch from your purchase. Please keep in mind, this process needs needs to applied when shopping on the internet or through the Amazon App. Every effort from our community makes a huge difference. We thank you in advance for thinking of us. Feel free to share with your network!
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When you shop at AmazonSmile, Amazon will donate to A Sista's Touch. Support us every time you shop.

Aspire to be an inspiration today. Be kind to yourself and to others. 💜 #ASistasTouch #BlackHistoryMonth
02/17/2020

Aspire to be an inspiration today. Be kind to yourself and to others. 💜 #ASistasTouch #BlackHistoryMonth

On this LOVE day remember that love first begins with YOU! Be true, kind, and gracious to yourself. You deserve it; she ...
02/14/2020

On this LOVE day remember that love first begins with YOU! Be true, kind, and gracious to yourself. You deserve it; she love you. #ASistasTouch 💜🖤

Anything worth changing must be acknowledged and addressed. Change requires work. We must start with ourselves. 💜 #ASist...
02/09/2020

Anything worth changing must be acknowledged and addressed. Change requires work. We must start with ourselves. 💜 #ASistasTouch #selfcare

To see the beauty in your bloom, does not diminish the strength of my petals. We are all bending to the rays of sunshine...
02/08/2020

To see the beauty in your bloom, does not diminish the strength of my petals. We are all bending to the rays of sunshine. #ASistasTouch 💜

Still making first! 💜 #ASistasTouch
02/07/2020
Louisiana Appoints First African American Female State Police Captain

Still making first! 💜 #ASistasTouch

More Black Girl Magic! Treone Larvadain just became the first Black female captain in Louisiana State Police history, Black Enterprise reports. Captain Larvadain was appointed to the position by Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards, who made the announcement earlier this week. She will be responsible...

We are here for it all! Spread the word, Watch, Process, and be inspired! 💜
02/05/2020
Netflix Premieres “She Did That” Documentary Highlighting Black Women Entrepreneurs

We are here for it all! Spread the word, Watch, Process, and be inspired! 💜

Now here’s something worth watching! Netflix just premiered “She Did That,” a new documentary by filmmaker Renae L. Bluitt, exploring the narratives of Black women entrepreneurs, Forbes reports. Bluitt is a Brooklyn based digital content creator and PR consultant who also happens to be a staun...

02/02/2020
Strong Black Lead

On this first day of Black History month and every first day there after, always remember you a Queen!!!Take in this special message for THE Queen, Ms. Cicely Tyson. 💜#ASistasTouch #CelebratingYearRound

From one QUEEN to another, here's a special motivational message from Cicely Tyson to you.

We turned 3 today 💜!!!
01/28/2020

We turned 3 today 💜!!!

A Sista’s Touch turned 3 years old today!! 💜
01/28/2020

A Sista’s Touch turned 3 years old today!! 💜

Happy to say that UPS supported our 2nd Annual WRO:FOC and has committed to serving again on May 30, 2020 💜 #AST #DO #bu...
01/24/2020
UPS to train delivery drivers how to spot signs of sex slavery

Happy to say that UPS supported our 2nd Annual WRO:FOC and has committed to serving again on May 30, 2020 💜 #AST #DO #buildingcommunity #ItTakesAVillage

ATLANTA (CBS46) --Workers at the UPS Atlanta Regional Hub started their day a little differently Thursday. They got a glimpse into some important training all drivers are about to get

Every encounter with a healthcare provider should be an opportunity to talk about safety.  This is very creative. 💜
01/22/2020
i.redd.it

Every encounter with a healthcare provider should be an opportunity to talk about safety. This is very creative. 💜

We are in full force preparation mode for our 3rd annual charity 5k to raise human trafficking awareness. #flyer☑️ #webs...
01/11/2020

We are in full force preparation mode for our 3rd annual charity 5k to raise human trafficking awareness. #flyer☑️ #website☑️ #the people🔲. All we need now is for you to register: www.asistastouch.org/werunoakland2020. #buildingcommunity #becounted

💜💜🙌🏾🙌🏾 we see you Sis! We celebrate Ms. Bianca Motley Brown on becoming the First black female Mayor in College Park. 💜 ...
01/06/2020
First black female mayor in College Park history to be sworn in Monday

💜💜🙌🏾🙌🏾 we see you Sis! We celebrate Ms. Bianca Motley Brown on becoming the First black female Mayor in College Park. 💜 #ASistasTouch #StillMakingFirsts

Bianca Motley Brown, the first black woman to be elected mayor in College Park history, will be sworn in Monday.

01/02/2020

Support while you shop!! The giving the giving is easy. 💜 #ASistasTouch

These are the types of inspirations WE need! Watching Sistas like Ms. Lemon make her moves and be supported by the Black...
01/02/2020
This Black-Owned Cafe is Redefining the Culture for People in Richmond, Virginia - Black Enterprise

These are the types of inspirations WE need! Watching Sistas like Ms. Lemon make her moves and be supported by the Black community is what builds generational wealth and advances a healthy community. To all of the Sistas who are doing their thang, in Oakland USA and beyond, we see you; you inspire us! 💜 A Sista’s Touch

Urban Hang Suite is a space for connections, coffee, and culture.

As we celebrate a new year, a new decade, and almost 3 years as a corporation, it is so important that we acknowledge th...
01/01/2020

As we celebrate a new year, a new decade, and almost 3 years as a corporation, it is so important that we acknowledge the support you have given us, the growth we have seen, and the favor we have received in 2019.

As a result of the impact we have made and continue to cultivate, AST made the decision to expand our Board of Directors. On this first day of 2020, we are excited to announce 2 new Board members: Dr. Jennifer Jones Mc-Means and Ms. Monique Woods. Both Jennifer and Monique have supported AST since our incorporation, 1/26/2017, and we are so excited to welcome them in their official positions as members on our Board of Directors. 💜 #ASistasTouch

Please welcome our new members and check out the updated website: https://www.asistastouch.org/the-board-of-directors

Happy New Year to our community of beautiful, capable, and AMAZING Sistas! May this new year, this new decade offer you ...
01/01/2020

Happy New Year to our community of beautiful, capable, and AMAZING Sistas! May this new year, this new decade offer you and your families opportunity and grace as you continue your life journey! 💜 #ASistasTouch

As we prepare for another day, another year, and another decade, our prayer is that your life lessons of the past bear a...
12/31/2019

As we prepare for another day, another year, and another decade, our prayer is that your life lessons of the past bear a great harvest! Always choosing development over despair. 💜 #ASistasTouch

To all of the my Sistas with a mothering spirit, you are beautiful AND you are doing a great job! Be a constant inspirat...
12/31/2019

To all of the my Sistas with a mothering spirit, you are beautiful AND you are doing a great job! Be a constant inspiration to your daughter(s) to be their best EVERYDAY! 💜 #ASistasTouch

To one our own Oakland natives, A Sista’s Touch celebrates Ms. Danielle Outlaw on becoming the first African American wo...
12/31/2019
Portland Oregon Police Chief Danielle Outlaw Named New Philadelphia Police Commissioner by Mayor Jim Kenney

To one our own Oakland natives, A Sista’s Touch celebrates Ms. Danielle Outlaw on becoming the first African American woman to be named the Philadelphia Police Commissioner. 💜 #ASistasTouch #StillMakingFirsts #OaklandUSA

The next police commissioner of Philadelphia will be Portland, Oregon, Police Chief Danielle Outlaw, Mayor Jim Kenney announced Monday. Outlaw succeeds Acting Commissioner Christine Coulter, who took over in August after the sudden resignation of Commissioner Richard Ross. The abrupt departure of Ro...

💜 #ASistasTouch #2020
12/29/2019

💜 #ASistasTouch #2020

Say it loud enough for the whole damn universe to hear!!!!

A Sista’s Touch celebrates Chief Tiffany Green for becoming the first African American woman and youngest Chief of the P...
12/29/2019
First female chief set to take over Prince George’s County fire department

A Sista’s Touch celebrates Chief Tiffany Green for becoming the first African American woman and youngest Chief of the Prince George County’s Fire Department. 💜 #ASistasTouch

Chief Tiffany Green rose through the ranks of the Maryland department to become one of about 70 female fire chiefs throughout the country.

For those who are transforming! 💜 #ASistasTouch Be Blessed 🙌🏾😭🙌🏾😭(I do not own the rights to this song: Le’Andria Johnso...
12/24/2019
Burris Productions LLC

For those who are transforming! 💜 #ASistasTouch
Be Blessed 🙌🏾😭🙌🏾😭

(I do not own the rights to this song: Le’Andria Johnson and Donal Lawerence)

Make A Difference Dance Company performs "Deliver Me (This Is My Exodus)" by Donald Lawrence featuring Le'Andria Johnson

Looking forward to a great harvest!!! 💜
12/22/2019

Looking forward to a great harvest!!! 💜

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PO BOX 18613
Oakland, CA
94619

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Co-Founders: Shelitha Campbell, DNP, MSN, BSN, FNP, PHN Jaliza Johnson, MSN, MBS, BSN, BS, PHN, RN

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A Sista’s Always Prepared: Puberty to Queen

Join us for our first edification session as we discuss puberty, preparedness, confidence and success with middle school girls.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/a-sistas-always-prepared-puberty-to-queen-registration-50297903383

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Closing out the month with a local historical figure. The Honorable Monique Langhorne J.D.. The first African American to serve on the bench in Napa County California. Although appointed as a superior court judge in November, her public investiture was held on 2/1/2019. #asistastouch