We fight against stigma and
negative portrayals of black women.
"Not black enough."
"Baby Mama"
"Angry black woman!"
"Pretty for a dark-skinned girl"
Common Stigma Against Black Women
We serve as a voice to uplift
troubled black women and girls.

Sisters Overcoming Stigma, Incorporated (SOS)

What is Stigma?


A mark of disgrace associated with a particular circumstance, quality, or person. Oxford Dictionaries.com

A set of negative and often unfair beliefs that a society or group of people have about something. Merriam-Webster.com. Merriam-Webster, n.d.

Our mission is to help black women and girls defend themselves against stigma from society and online cyberbullying. By doing so, we protect their mental health and self esteem.

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