|E-Newsletter - September 2013|
|For the cost of one yoga class, you can change a life.|
Annual Global "Thank You Mother India" Campaign Launched!!!
YGB'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.
3rd Annual "Thank You Mother India" Global Campaign Launched!!
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.
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!!
Om Voyage Yoga
Skylar Liberty Rose,
"YGB Ambassador And Advisor Kino MacGregor's Article "Making A Difference In India, One Class At A Time" Featured In Yoga Magazine"
"How I Grew a Grassroots Non-Profit From Los Angeles to the World"
"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.
Follow our new YGB Blog for updated news from around the world!!
"Thank You Mother India" Global Events
Thanks for these studios worldwide who already registered!
Sep 15th: Maya Yoga, Kansas City, MO
Sep 20-22nd: The Yoga Room, New Orleans, LA
Sep 21st: Mysore SF with Mark Robberds, SF, CA
Nov 16th: Zoe Goodyear, UK
Sep 27th: Vishist with Jyoti Shiva, Himachal Pradesh, India
Sep 28th: Jois Yoga, Encinitas, CA
Oct 11: Acroyoga 2 Day Workshop, Rome, Italy
Oct 20th: YogaDown, Canada
Dec 8th: Kava Yoga, Long Beach
Sep 28th: Soulcenter, the Netherlands
Sep 28th: Flow'er Yoga, the Netherlands
Karma Yoga for YGB!
@ Feel Hot Yoga Watford, UK
Thank you for all the past events, making a real difference one class at a time!!