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2014 Headstand Challenge

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BENEFITING: Community Initiatives

ORGANIZER: Headstand

Morgan Beckett

THE STORY:

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One in five children in the Bay Area is affected by poverty. Headstand, established in 2008, has served some 5,000 children through classes taught as a mandatory part of the curriculum at public schools in San Francisco, Sunnyvale, and San Lorenzo. Headstand provides yoga and mindfulness classes as part of K-12 curriculum in low-income Bay Area schools. The yoga and mindfulness classes that Headstand provides have been shown to reduce stress and anxiety while improving self-esteem, readiness to learn, self-control, and focus. By participating in the Headstand Challenge, you’ll turn your personal yoga practice into service. Together we can reverse the toxic effects that stress has on young children.

To participate in the challenge, we ask that you raise a minimum of $500. We will be practicing together, as a community, during the month of May at ten bay area local studios for 108 minutes.

To inspire your donors, you can ask them to sponsor you for $1/minute, which means you’d only need five donors to participate! (You could also ask 10 donors to sponsor you for $.50/minute.)

This event is sponsored by Yoga Works, Union Yoga, YogaFlowSF, The Mindful Body, Moxie Yoga, and Red Dragon Yoga studios. 

Please visit www.headstand.org to learn more.

DONATE

To This Fundraiser

$500

MONEY RAISED
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  • Anonymous

    $100

  • Nancy Hughes

    $50

  • Dan

    $100

  • Curtis and Mary

    $50

  • Marcus

    $25

  • Casey Kloehn

    $10

  • Anonymous

    $25

  • Alison

    $25

  • Louann Mahnke

    $50

  • Miss New Booty

    $20

  • Daniel Quirarte

    $20

  • Dougie

    $25

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Fundraise for this Campaign

The Team: $23,348 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

JOIN THE TEAM
Fundraiser Title

Headstand

Amount Raised

$4,967

 

20% Raised of $25,000 Goal

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Erin Cookston

Amount Raised

$3,500

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Emily Tsay

Amount Raised

$2,886

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Vandana Bali

Amount Raised

$1,440

 

144% Raised of $1,000 Goal

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Kaitlin Quistgaard

Amount Raised

$1,412

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Adam Moskowitz

Amount Raised

$1,030

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Andrea Ferretti

Amount Raised

$1,013

 

203% Raised of $500 Goal

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Deborah Burkman

Amount Raised

$850

Donor Comments

Dougie

Dougie

DONATION: $25

4 years ago

Daniel Quirarte

Daniel Quirarte

DONATION: $20

4 years ago

Miss New Booty

Miss New Booty

DONATION: $20

4 years ago

Louann Mahnke

Louann Mahnke

DONATION: $50

4 years ago

Alison

Alison

DONATION: $25

4 years ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $25

4 years ago

Casey Kloehn

Casey Kloehn

DONATION: $10

4 years ago

Marcus

Marcus

DONATION: $25

Go Mo! 4 years ago

Curtis and Mary

Curtis and Mary

DONATION: $50

4 years ago

Dan

Dan

DONATION: $100

4 years ago