Youth

The Africa Yoga Project  educates, empowers, elevates and employs youth from Africa using the transformational practice of yoga. (Kenya)

The Art of Yoga Project‘s mission is to lead teenage girls in the California juvenile justice system toward accountability to self, others, and community by providing practical tools to effect behavioral change. (California)

God protect us from and keep us form being

Hypocrites

Experts

Attention huggers

Blamers and complainers

Snake oil salespeople

Takers & just talkers

Lone Rangers

Excuse makers

Fair weather workers

Braggers

Magic bullet seekers & sellers &

Quitters.

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Bent on Learning  Is based in New York City and it brings Yoga to kids in school, right in the classroom. They currently hold 136 classess per week.  (NYC, NY)

Calming Kids reduces bullying and violence and increases concentration for school age students by training adults to reach children and teens using an evidence supported curriculum of yoga education. (Boulder, CO)

God, send us and help us to be

Righteous warriors

Moral guerrillas

Scut workers

Nitty-gritty doers

Detail tenders

Long-distance runners

Energetic tryers

Risk takers

Sharers

Team players

Organizers & mobilizers &

Servant leaders,

to save our children.

- author unknown

CoCo: Connection Coalition  works in collaboration with youth organizations to provide access to tools that help calm the nervous system and allow better decision making like yoga, mindfulness and meditation. (Coral Springs, FL)

Embody Love Movement   Vision of Melody Moore to assist in the transformation of the way girls and women see and treat themsevles and others. (Dallas, TX)

Go Give Yoga  Empowers children to maximize their physical, intellectual, and emotional well-being through yoga. (New Buffalo, MI)

Headstand empowers at-risk K-12 students to combat toxic stress through mindfulness, yoga and character education. (San Francisco, CA)

Homes of Hope works in cooperation with the Salesian Sisters of Don Bosco in orphanages, schools and community empowerment centres throughout India. (Andhra Pradesh, Trichur, Bangalore, Karnataka & Kerala – India)

Sonima Foundation Works in public schools to train local educators in Sonima curriculum. The main goal is to develop policies that make health and wellness an essential component of the education system. (Wilmington, NC)

Street Yoga  Street Yoga builds capacity in youth through yoga and mindfulness to overcome suffering and cope with trauma. (Seattle, WA)

Yoga Gardens  Chicago based non-profit dedicated to aiding inner city communities through free yoga classes and organic gardening!(Chicago, IL)

Yoga Gives Back  Rallies the global yoga community to raise awareness and funds to alleviate poverty in the birthplace of yoga. (Los Angeles, CA)

Yo Kid  …teaches yoga and mindfulness to children and youth to support enhanced outcomes for life, health, school, and leadership.(Alexandria, VA)