E-Newsletter - September 2013
Yoga Gives Back
For the cost of one yoga class, you can change a life.

Annual Global "Thank You Mother India" Campaign Launched!!!

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Your Donations Impact!!

Sophie Herbert and kidsYGB's direct funding program, "Sister Aid," currently supports 240 mothers and children in India with micro loans and education financing. Now, we are thrilled to announce an additional initiative "SHE: Scholarship for Higher Education." Our first SHE recipient is Guruprasad who is studying to become a dentist in Bellary, Karnataka, South India. We first met him in 2007...Read more.




 

Exciting News:

3rd Annual "Thank You Mother India" Global Campaign Launched!!

Sophie Herbert and kidsWatch this 1 minute promotional video!



Pick a good day to host just one fundraising class between now and December 31st , donate or become a sponsor. Please register now!! Our goal is 200 events around the world, raising at least $75,000 with your support!!!

Your event will be promoted at YGB's social media site and website.
Thank you for the exciting events worldwide already registered below at Events. Please send your events photos to be included in the next PR video.

Malibu Fundraiser

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This is the annual flagship event of "Thank You Mother India" hosted generously by Dr. Amarjit Marwah on Sat. Sep 21st, 6-9pm. Indian themed evening with Odissi Dancers, Dinner, Live Auction by Kate Linder (Esther Valentine on The Young and The Restless), incredible raffle, and YGB video presentation and surprise guests! Franklin Vanderbilt (touring with Lenny Kravitz for six years) will perform and dedicate his debut single "Everybody's Talking About Loven." More details about this exciting event and purchase tickets here.

Thanks for generous sponsors including Stella McCartney, Abacus Wealth Partners, Karen Bystedt, Zina of Beverly Hills, Pono Burger, Josie Maran, Tatcha, Organic India, Manduka, Prana, Koji Toyoda Salon, Yoga Fit, Chaz Yoga Retreat and many more!!! Space is limited.

New Ambassadors & Representatives

YGB is thrilled to have these new Ambassadors and Representatives to our growing global family!!

Ambassadors

image hereManeesh Kalra,
Tokyo, Japan
Chapati Productions
image hereJanna Giles,
Seattle, Washington
Om Voyage Yoga


Representatives

image hereSkylar Liberty Rose,
London, UK
Liberty Yoga
image hereYuki Saruwatari,
Los Angeles, CA


 

PRESS

Sophie Herbert and kids "YGB Ambassador And Advisor Kino MacGregor's Article "Making A Difference In India, One Class At A Time" Featured In Yoga Magazine"

Read the story here.


 

Sophie Herbert and kids "How I Grew a Grassroots Non-Profit From Los Angeles to the World"

Read the story here.

YGB Founder/President Kayoko Mitsumatsu shares how a grassroots organization became a global campaign in six years.


 

Sophie Herbert and kids "The Imagine Project" opens your heart and soul to the ordinary people who surround you every day—neighbors, teachers, co-workers, the clerk behind the deli counter, strangers you pass by on the street, even the homeless. YGB founder Kayoko Mitsumatsu was featured in this beautiful project.

Read the story here.

Use "Kayoko" as your coupon code when ordering and $10 will be donated to YGB!!

 

Follow our new YGB Blog for updated news from around the world!!


 

Events

"Thank You Mother India" Global Events

Thanks for these studios worldwide who already registered!
All new events will be posted here.
Send us your event photos to be included in the new PR video!!

image hereSep 15th: Maya Yoga, Kansas City, MO
image hereSep 20-22nd: The Yoga Room, New Orleans, LA
image hereSep 21st: Mysore SF with Mark Robberds, SF, CA


image hereNov 16th: Zoe Goodyear, UK
image hereSep 27th: Vishist with Jyoti Shiva, Himachal Pradesh, India
image hereSep 28th: Jois Yoga, Encinitas, CA


image hereOct 11: Acroyoga 2 Day Workshop, Rome, Italy
image hereOct 20th: YogaDown, Canada
image hereDec 8th: Kava Yoga, Long Beach


image hereSep 28th: Soulcenter, the Netherlands
image hereSep 28th: Flow'er Yoga, the Netherlands


Karma Yoga for YGB!

Sophie Herbert and kids@ Feel Hot Yoga Watford, UK
Thank you Nina Sebastiane and Feel Hot Yoga Community for this event raising 150 Pounds!!! Your continued support means a lot to YGB's campaign.



Thank you for all the past events, making a real difference one class at a time!!

 
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