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Mon, May 23, 2016 6:19pm
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Elizabeth Sitzler Philadelphia, PA Ashtanga Yoga School of Philadelphia Elizabeth loves to Move. She has played a variety of sports and studied martial arts. While studying history and political science, applying to law school, and competing as a Division 1 tennis player, her father persuaded her to try yoga; thinking it might help her manage stress. The dynamism of the practice instantly... read more
Wed, May 18, 2016 12:42pm
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4th & Heart (formerly Tava Life)  who produces high quality Ghee, 100% grass-fed pure spreadable butter, became YGB partner last year and donated $2,000 for SHE Program (Scholarship for Higher Education). This year, they are going to double their donation to support more destitute teen students to reach to their dreams.YGB funds 100 high school girls in rural villages of West Bengal and... read more
Mon, May 16, 2016 10:37am
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Amanda JacksonTraverse City, MichiganAmanda is a dedicated student and teacher of Yoga in Traverse City, Michigan. She studied Ashtanga Vinyasa and Yoga Therapy at Abhijna School of Yoga in Varkala, Kerala, India. In 2012, she spent the year as an ESL and Yoga instructor in Seoul, South Korea. Through taking her practice abroad, she was able to experience Yoga as a universal language, bringing... read more
Wed, May 11, 2016 12:53pm
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Good Life Yoga Maastricht supporting Indian teens by raising funds for YGB Scholarships for Higher Education! This International Yoga Day, June 21st, a mega yoga event in the Netherlands, organized by Good Life Yoga Maastricht will connect live to hundreds of underprivileged children practicing yoga in Mysore India, organized by YGB Ambassador Anouk Prop. This joint event will support Indian... read more
Sat, April 30, 2016 6:20pm
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On May 21st, Robyn, Sean, Desiree, Joanne and Gwen will lead this special event “108 Sun Salutation" to share and support Yoga Gives Back.  Gwen Tan Wynne was moved when she watched YGB FILM “My Mother’s Dream” on Facebook in March.    Gwen decided to take action and started planning this event among her busy life as a mother of three boys and yoga teacher. She has... read more
Wed, April 20, 2016 1:12pm
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Together with an open mind and loving heart, let's honor our connection to humanity.   Thank you to Dale and Gopal of PURE Yoga and YGB Ambassador Samantha Chan for co-teaching this special class to help more mothers and children in India!!    "SHE", (YGB's Five-Year Scholarship for Higher Education)", is providing 5 year scholarship for nearly 150 destitute high school... read more
Fri, April 8, 2016 7:18pm
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Gurmukh was one of the global yoga teachers who supported YGB’s benefit class at the first Seva Celebration at Paramath Niketan, Rishkesh, India, in March 2015. Gurmukh also taught a special fundraiser class during YGB’s annual campaign “Thank You Mother India” at Golden Bridge Santa Monica studio, hosted by her daughter and Kundalini teacher Wahe Guru, this January.  Gurmukh Kaur... read more
Thu, March 24, 2016 3:36pm
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Your Donation's Impact  Please watch the new YGB Film: My Mother's Dream A young Jayeeta lost her mother two years ago.But your support is enabling this young bright girl to live her mother’s dreams.Watch this moving story and join us to continue to support Jayeeta’s life. Annual contributions to YGB have grown an average 35% per year since 2009, and your support has enabled... read more
Wed, March 16, 2016 11:23am
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Thanks to your donations, sponsor support and the help of many we officially inaugurated the DESI shop in the center of Chamarajanagar!   YGB Ambassador Anouk Prop and the Expedition KILI team conquered Mount Kilimanjaro in 2015 raising over 10 thousand Euros. This funding provided a loan for YGB partner NGO Deenabandhu Trust to open DESI (Developing Ecologically Sustainable... read more
Thu, March 10, 2016 3:11pm
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YGB is delighted to add new members to our growing global family! YGB's Ambassadors are the key for our programs to raise awareness and funds across the globe to mobilize the world yoga community. Thank you for your continued support to fund nearly 700 mothers and children in India this year.We invite yoga leaders worldwide who host one fundraiser or more per year to reach out and share YGB'... read more

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