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Sathya Callender is the mother of five beautiful children, a Domestic Violence Advocate, Overcomer of Domestic Abuse, motivational speaker, and multi-streamed entrepreneur. Sathya has lived a life full of change, trial and tribulation. She grew up without a father, watched her mother being abused, became a teen mom, lived in a shelter, was in bondage of an abuser and became a single mother of four children. She is a woman of faith who believes that she has been divinely protected by God. She knew through it all that he had a plan, a plan for her to be set free, to survive, and then overcome everything she thought would destroy her. She knows she was meant to walk in her purpose, her love and her passion to now encourage, empower, and inspire other women to not only survive but to also overcome and know that God is a healer and will never leave or forsake them.
Sathya is a voice for the voiceless and the Director/Founder of Scars of Survival, founded October 2016. Scars of Survival is a Non-Profit Organization dedicated to helping victims and survivors of Domestic Violence transform their lives to become thrivers. Sathya also founded Scars of Survival Magazine LLC, a publication focused on bringing continued awareness to abuse and helping individuals to heal, survive, and overcome domestic violence. The mission is to show survivors how to love, trust, have faith, and build hope again.
Sathya is the owner of Kutie Patooties Gift Boutique (opened in October 2014) Making Gift Giving Creative, Fun, & Diverse. She is a licensed and certified Nurse Assistant, Pharmacy Technician, Phlebotomist and Medical Office Assistant. Sathya’s Organization had the pleasure of endorsing Marsys Law. Sathya is currently an active member with Lead Up for Women, which is a Non-Profit Organization helping women like herself to find their passion, power, and purpose to Lead Up. Among her many talents, she is a Co-Author of IAM, A Mother’s Edition. This book has 31 stories & affirmations that will uplift and encourage moms and moms-to-be. Sathya is also the Author of God Says IAM Battle-Scar-Free (series 4, 5, 6, 7, & 8), a book compiled with survival stories of many authors.
Sathya’s motto is: We Can Do All Things through Christ Because He Gives Us Strength, Love All, Serve All, Service to Humanity Is Service to God. Sathya has been interviewed by Huffington Post, Voyage ATL, and countless radio shows. 2021 Award and Benefits Recipient for Sisterhood. Nominated ACHI Magazine 2018 Executive of The Year award, 2019 Women of Excellence and Non Profit of the Year Award. Awarded Survivor of the year 2016 by Black Ink Cares. She is an agent of change who is fiercely dedicated to lighting the way for domestic violence awareness.