Yoga N Da Hood
Ebony Smith, a.k.a ‘The Ghetto Guru’ is the founder and CEO of Yoga N Da Hood which is a fast growing non-profit dedicated to making wellness accessible to EVERYONE. Yoga N Da Hood is specialized in translating what wellness and mindfulness look like across cultures and socio economic barriers.
Ebony is a certified Trauma Informed Yoga Therapist, Neuro Language Practitioner and Wellness Coach, 500 RYT having taught over 4000 people the power of yoga and mindfulness. The Ghetto Guru cultivates socially and emotionally developed schools, corporations, and communities.
Originally from Dallas, Texas Ebony overcame a rocky and turbulent childhood and young adult life until she found yoga in her late twenties during her pregnancy. Wanting to have a natural birth, Ebony started yoga and it was her “saving grace” and wake up call to begin a healing process her heart had been longing for. Discovering who she is and her potential to help those around her in under-resourced communities, she founded her non-profit ‘Yoga N Da Hood’ where she offers free yoga and meditation classes. As well as, train teachers, parents, and administrators how to implement mindfulness in their own personal lives as well as our youth. Ebony teaches people in underserved communities the art of self-healing and self-love through the practice of yoga and mindfulness. With a mission to equip individuals with the tools to empower their own life and to further spread a wider message of healing, self-regulation and self-love.
For more information please visit www.yogandahood.com