Meet YahNé Ndgo

YahNé Ndgo is an activist, a singer, and a writer with a Master of Fine Arts Degree in Writing and Literature from Bennington College. She is the founder and Chief Visionary Officer of Deep Blu Womyn Company, which connects individuals, organizations and businesses to artists who provide creative support and who produce transformative projects. The company website is

YahNé’s life goal is to contribute substantially to the eradication of poverty in the entire world during her lifetime. To that end, and to support her goal to help heal all human rights issues and move us into the better world that is fully possible, she is currently seeking new partners to join her team on the building of Ubuntu Nation. Ubuntu Nation is a global community that will work in harmony toward the caring of all people. Information about this mission can be found at

YahNé is the mother of a young woman, Ishara, who is also a singer and writer attending Indiana University of Pennsylvania, and a young man, Damair, who she has adopted into her heart, who is a rapper completing high school.

*Credits for Photos of YahNé Ndgo: Tieshka Smith, Lamont Abrams, Tieshka Smith.