Build. Nourish. Commune.
"Fanm Saj" in the Haitian Creole Language means “Midwife” - in the literal term Fanm-means woman and Saj means gentleness. We know that Midwives catch babies and Fanm Saj, Inc as an organization exists to catch communities.
We envision a world where families of all ages and abilities have the power and support to live in safe and spiritually, mentally physically healthy communities.
Our mission is 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.
Here at Fanm Saj, Inc, we are driven by a single goal; to do our part in making the world a better place for all. The mission of the organization is to provide families with wellness, cultural tools and resources to build and nurture themselves and their communities. We do this through Shifting narrative-Story telling and collecting, Restorative Justice Circle Keeping and Capacity Building.
WHAT WE DO
Fanm Saj, Inc part of a growing movement and we are invested in changing and shaping lives. The work we do at our Non-Profit Organization is aimed at providing a holistic approach to solving some of our society’s biggest challenges. We make sure our partners are empowered by creating opportunities for individuals and communities.
We provide leadership development to individuals and community members to explore their personal gifts and talents in order to reach their purpose, through workshops, training and consultation.
Nourish your mind, body and spirit. Our goal is to promote great opportunities for those seeking strategies for personal and communal care and growth. With access to the right resources, people can become empowered by their own abilities and gain the confidence to fulfill their potential. Learn more about our work by getting in touch with our team today.
With our organization’s mission always in mind, we strive to find new strategies for dealing with personal and communal care. Healing Justice is something that we take very seriously, and our team is working each and every day to make a positive impact. Contact us to learn more about our commitment to this cause.
Restorative Justice Circle Keeping/Training
Healing/Community Building Circles
Healing Justice Workshops/Trainings Transformative Justice Workshops/Trainings
Sacred Ori Affirmation Coaching Services
Healing Just Fund Services
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IN THE NEWS
We work hard to get our efforts noticed by the media and are so proud when this goal comes to fruition. A well informed community is an empowered one as well, so take a look at some of the latest coverage we’ve received below and help spread the word about all the amazing developments at Fanm Saj, Inc.
Conversations with the Inspiring Ruth Jeannoel
"One of the hardest lessons that I had to learn was taking time for me and oh my gosh, what a roller coaster. As a mother, wife, community organizer and quite frankly an adult, I had to learn to balance “self-care” and the reality of needing to work in order to pay all the bills. Yup. Adulting is a real thing."
The Second Responders: How Restorative HR Makes Workplaces More Inclusive And Equitable
"We applied a strategy learned from Black organizers like Ruth Jeannoel from Fanm Saj, Inc., trained by from Black Organizing for Leadership & Dignity (BOLD), and set Conditions for Satisfaction as a prerequisite for continuing our work with the organization, including a restorative HR process with the person who was terminated."
PARTNER WITH US
Want to join our efforts but not sure where to start? Partner with Us and take advantage of this incredible opportunity to lend your support. FANM SAJ is looking for ways to partner and connect. We can only depend on ourselves to heal and we must heal ourselves and our communities. In order to achieve that vision, communities must be whole – socially, emotionally and spiritually.
IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN ANY OF THE FOLLOWING PLEASE REACH OUT TO FanmSajInc@gmail.com