SHANI (Rigsbee) is an International Recording Artist, Producer, Actor, Writer and Activist who has released multiple albums and singles and worked on many feature films and television projects. She has toured the globe, won many awards for her work and contributed to Academy Award Winning and nominated high profile projects. But one of her most proud accomplishments was a Humanitarian Award for a project she wrote and produced called “We Hear Your Voice” featuring some of the world’s greatest voices from which the benefits from the song’s downloads and video are contributed to International children in need. She personally organized and financed a rescue effort after Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans to save dying animals who needed help and have rescue animals of her own (dogs and horses). These combined efforts along with her love and compassion for children and animals especially those in need were the catalyst for learning to use her own skills, network and Voice to help those who cannot help or speak for themselves and led to the formation of Voices Out Inc.