|E-Newsletter - March 2015|
|For the cost of one yoga class, you can change a life.|
Happy International Women's Day!!
YGB honored at the first "Seva Celebration" Rishkesh, India
This is the first Seva Celebration on the Holy Gangas River, Rishkesh. On March 8, International Women's Day, YGB will be honored to be the beneficiary charity. Join us as teachers and students from across the globe gather together to unite with one common intention to give back to empower women in India. Read more here. Donate here.Your Donations' Impact
We are making a difference! Imagine, all these teen girls would have been married off if it were not for your support. Yoga Gives Back's new initiative, "SHE" (Scholarship for Higher Education) click to is now successfully funding 64 destitute but eager and determined high school students in Karnataka and West Bengal with a five-year commitment for them to get a college degree. Here are some personal messages from girl students in West Bengal. Read more about this program here and these girls' stories from India at Kayoko's Journey.
Become a YGB member with easy automatic monthly donation here, with just $ 15 a month! You will also receive a special YGB Membership Certificate. Act today to support more girls to continue their education and build their own lives!!
TYMI 2014 raised over $68,000!!
Thank you for all the events in fifteen countries: Australia, Belgium, Canada, China, Dubai, Hong Kong, Italy, Ireland, Japan, Singapore, Spain, the Netherlands, Isreal, UK, and throughout the US cities. See the list of events here.
"Expedition Kili" YGB Dutch Ambassador Anouk Prop and her team conquered Mount Kilimanjaro, as part of "Thank You Mother India" global campaign, raising awareness and over 11,000 euros!!! Read more here.
Thank you for all the special sponsors!!
Welcome New Board and Ambassadors
Guru Jagat, RAMA Institute Los Angeles, CA
Welcome New PartnersTAVA Life
Tava Life Provisions is a gourmet food company whose mission is to modernize ancient food staples, the first product being Ghee. Not only is Tava inspired by ancient foods but also in contributing back to communities at large. Learn more about Tava Life Provisions. Tava Life Provisions could not have built the brand without the help of a greater community. Use code "YGBTEN" for 10% discount for YGB supporters!
As one of Joyne Yoga's charter giving partners, Yoga Gives Back will be a primary beneficiary of Joyne's Buy One Gift One program. Founded by Beth and Bill Hazelton in 2014, Joyne Yoga was inspired by the TOMS Shoes One for One giving program, which matches every pair of shoes purchased with a pair of new shoes for a child. Through its Buy One Gift One program, Joyne will match any yoga mat purchased from the company with a matching yoga mat for someone in need. Joyne wlll provide not only yoga mats, but yoga props, classes, workshops and other much needed yoga education training and support to the yoga community.
Thank you for Texas Yoga Conference for inviting YGB as the Charity Sponsor!!! Read more here.
Thank you for all the past and future events,