Ms. HiSmith is a unique visionary who had her first glimpses of Pearls of Grace, Inc. in 2009. Since then, she's embarked upon a journey to help build a community that encompasses the protection and wellbeing of women and children.
ADVOCACY: Starting with the intersected black woman.
Kimberlé Crenshaw introduced the term intersectionality to the world in 1989. Webster’s Dictionary defines it as, “the complex, cumulative way in which the effects of multiple forms of discrimination (such as racism, sexism, and classism) combine, overlap, or intersect especially in the experiences of marginalized individuals and groups.
Pearls of Grace, Inc. is a federally recognized 501(c)4 civic and social awareness organization. We operate exclusively to promote the social welfare of women & children by advocacy and political lobbying.