Yoga Gives Back wishes you a very happy new year!!

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Mon, January 6, 2014 1:49pm

Yoga Gives Back wishes you a very happy new year!!






At the start of this new year, we are grateful and thrilled to report that our annual global “Thank You Mother India” has raised over $46,500!! More than 100 fundraising events took place in 13 countries, including Australia, Belgium, Canada, El Salvador, Hong Kong, India, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, Turkey, UK, and many cities in the US.
 


Thank you everyone who supported or sponsored this campaign as well as those who donated to our cause in 2013.  Please see the list of global events here and sponsors here.

 


Highlights of 2013

  • “Sister Aid” direct funding program more than doubled its recipients to 240 people, including 109 mothers, 110 daughters, 20 orphaned children, and 1 college student.   
  • A new initiative “SHE” (Scholarship for Higher Education) was created. Pure International has become YGB’s first corporate sponsor to fund 10 teen girls in West Bengal for high school and higher education with a 5-year commitment.