Donors don’t give to institutions. They invest in ideas and people in whom they believe. -G.T. Smith

The Foundation Center maintains  the most comprehensive database on U.S. and, increasingly, global grantmakers and their grants — a robust, accessible knowledge bank for the sector. It also operates research, education, and training programs designed to advance knowledge of philanthropy at every level.

The Give Back Foundation believes in making yoga available to those who might not otherwise have the opportunity to experience itsa transformational benefits. GBY supports and funds certified yoga teachers in all traditions to offer the teachings of yoga to under-served and under-resourced socio-economic segments of the community and inspire grassroots social change and community cooperation.

A special program by the Give Back Foundation is 108 Studio Partners. It provide students with an opportunity to practice karma yoga and discover the rewards of “giving back.” Studios can also begin building your own close-knit service community, while increasing your presence on the web and in your neighborhood.

Yoga Activist, a free online educational resource to prepare and support those engaging in yoga service that is the culturally sensitive. Including meditation, philosophy, and breathing exercises as practical tools of self-empowerment, self-healing, and coping.