BENEFITING: Yoga Gangsters Inc
Yoga Gangsters is a Miami-based 501(c)(3) non-profit organization whose mission is to empower youth by addressing the symptoms of trauma and poverty such as limited education, addiction, violence, incarceration, teen pregnancy, homelessness and more using the practice of yoga, delivering messages of empowerment around self respect, self control, and self awareness. Yoga Gangsters serves under served communities by providing free yoga classes, teaching the practice of yoga to kids in crisis and at-risk youth in schools, jails, youth centers, homeless shelters, rehabs, foster centers and through other non-profit organizations. In Phoenix and the surrounding areas, we have 60+ trained yoga gangsters volunteers and have had successful yoga gangsters at: Compadre High School, Boys and Girls Club Guadalupe, 1-in-10 Phoenix, several group homes, and Florence Crittenton and other residential treatment centers for teens. Please, keep us running and able to serve youth in the valley and nationwide!