OG Yoga Brings Well-Being to Underserved and Vulnerable Communities
Our mission is “to deliver trauma informed mindfulness based yoga through partnerships with non-profit organizations serving marginalized individuals to support healing, resilience, self-development and positive social change.”
To make yoga available through the systems serving those in need to transform lives, increase successful outcomes and build healthier communities.
OG Yoga Model:
Restorative, mindful and meditative eightfold yoga practice dealing with physical, moral, mental and spiritual well-being, flexibility, strength, balance, relaxation, connection, peace and self-knowledge. Yoga Alliance certified instructors with at least 200 hours of teaching experience. Specialized training in trauma-informed programming for youth, seniors and adults facing homelessness, poverty, abuse, addiction, behavioral challenges, incarceration and reentry. Strategic Alliance with Prison Yoga Project. Member of the Yoga Service Council, a 5013 formed in 2009 in collaboration with the Omega Institute, to maximize the effectiveness, sustainability, and impact of organizations like OG Yoga working to make yoga and mindfulness equally accessible to all.
Through partnerships with non-profit organizations and correctional facilities we support healing, resilience, self-development and positive social change. By making a donation, you can support our initiatives to deliver on-site yoga to those who cannot access a studio and provide the necessary yoga mats and props. We encourage all donations but do not guarantee that donated funds will be used for a specific purpose.