My yoga service journey was birthed from an article on yoga for veterans, which I read while my son was on tour in Afghanistan. Then, I discovered the gifts of giving back...
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My breast cancer diagnosis forced me deeper into my previously established connection to the practice of yoga and its benefits. Yoga gave me ME back.
I spent most of my life with the mantra, “God doesn’t love me.” Then I found my way to a yoga class.
Yoga can be a powerful practice to uncover and interrupt the ways in which racism and privilege negatively impact our community.
After twenty years as a firefighter, I found myself in a very dark place. Yoga opened my world to the possibilities of healing and growth.
At age fifty-three, the wind got knocked out of me when I heard these words: “You have cancer—invasive ductal carcinoma.”
Some of life’s experiences are unforgettable, forever seared into our consciousness. For me, it was 9/12/15. What should have been an otherwise ordinary fall day was anything but.
I fell in love with what yoga was doing not only for my physical recovery, but also within my mind and spirit. An inner awakening.
The Give Back Yoga Foundation has a proud history. [...]