Ruth Jeannoel is a Haitian American, cultural organizer, holistic healer and writer. She is also a mother and wife. Currently, Ruth serves as the founder and director of the growing non-profit, Fanm Saj, Inc with the mission to provide families across the African Diaspora with cultural and wellness tools as well as social and political resources to nourish themselves, families and communities. She does community building workshops and trainings through Restorative Justice Peace Keeping and healing justice. Ruth serves as a Wellness consultant with Sweet Livity, LLC. Ruth has over fifteen years of experience working as a community organizer in the racial and education justice arenas. Additionally, she is a cultural storyteller to shift the narrative and recreate our own stories. She also holds womb wellness circles and African-centered cleansings for individuals and organizations. Recently, Ruth became a Yoni Steam Practitioner to add to her wellness toolbox that she will share in her cultural work for Self-care and community care work. As a creative director of the Sacred Ori Affirmation Card Deck, Ruth uses her personal creativity to shift a larger narrative of healing centered in African Spirituality. Ruth believes strongly in the personal being political and has a strong commitment to providing communities and individuals with tools to shift the narrative, recreate our own stories and future for the sake of Black Liberation.
“Helping you find balance with your mental health is what we do. Mental balance is key to your decison making abilities.”