A heartfelt thank you to the generous donors and event attendees who have funded yoga classes at Enloe High School in Raleigh. YCTY has again provided money for the teacher's stipend to lead at risk, special needs students from Enloe High School in after school yoga classes. Enloe teacher Nan Maule will be inspiring local teens over the next few months. We look forward to further partnering with Y.O.G.A for Youth. Please help with your tax deductible dontations that will go toward programming. Donate here.
Adaptive Yoga Class Every Wednesday at Evolve North
Join Howie at Evolve North for a yummy and fun, donation based ($5 or more if possible) class at Evolve North each Wednesday from 12:00-1:30. Explore better alignment, breathing, core strength and relaxation. Open to all skill sets. Contact Howie with questions. See our schedule.
Yoga for MS, Neuromuscular and Joint Disorders Class Begins at Total Wine October 22
The launch of Yoga for MS, Neuromuscular and Joint Disorders brings together veteran chair yoga teacher and YCTY Board member Susan Kilmon and Director Howie Shareff to co-teach the free 60 minute class. The class is hosted by Total Wine at North Hills in Raleigh from 10-11am and will continue on November 5. Location after that will be determined soon. To learn more and register, contact Howie.
Pay Forward the Benefits of Yoga, Tonight
Have you enjoyed our free classes, videos, information or mission? We seek your support. Join us tonight Wednesday, October 8 from 6-9pm for a delicious and fun social gathering to help pay forward the benefits of yoga to those in need. Your $40 ticket (50% tax deductible) supports our programs for the physically challenged and under-served to improve their life with yoga. Our social gathering will include treats from our YogaFest Raleigh sponsors Neomonde, Athleta and Happy + Hale as well as other generous offerings created by our host, Solas Raleigh. Our event includes a fun patio for meeting and eating, tunes from DJ Dan, with dancing from 7-8, sponsor acknowledgement and interesting stories from our mission. Learn more and purchase a ticket. Bring friends and family, register on site. Fun giveaways from studios & Athleta.
YCTY Seeks Your Support in Expanding Its Mission!
Roxane Banville of Passport to Prana led a diverse offering of yoga techniques to demonstrate the variety of class options available in theTriangle area. This completed YogaFest Raleigh 2014, averaging 140 attendees per evening. View a video segment from Roxane's class
As YogaFest Raleigh conclude, YCTY turns its attention onto its 1st Annual Fall Fundraiser celebrating the yoga community with food, socializing, sharing stories and making new connections! Join us on Wednesday October 8 from 6-9pm at Solas on Glenwood South Ave. When you purchase a ticke to attend the event you're supporting YCTY's mission to help the physically challenged and under-served improve their life with yoga. We would greatly appreciate you sharing this event with your family and friends! Learn more, purchase a ticket.
One YogaFest Raleigh Session Remains
We have greatly enjoyed our outdoor sessions at City Plaza and indoors at The Stockroom at 230 Fayetteville Street (see video). And, check out the group effort from the September 17 YogaFest Raleigh with Carrington Razook of blue lotus. Plan to join us for our finale and Roxane Banville of Passport to Prana.
YogaFest Raleigh Draws 140 per Night
After three classes, we have drawn an average of 140 per evening outside at City Plaza or indoors at The Stockroom. Our first three teachers were Tiffany Ingersoll of Open Door Yoga, Jessica Mollett of Breathing Mountain Yoga, and Briana Young-Roane of Brioga. They provided a range of styles from gentle flow with some core engagement yoga, to rejuvenating gentle yoga, to active heat building core-stoking yoga. Please support the volunteer teachers and studios, plus our sponsors, who make YogaFest Raleigh such a special event. Here's a video of YogaFest Raleigh with Tiffany Ingersoll.
YogaFest Raleigh takes place on Wednesday, August 20 at 6pm in City Plaza.
We look forward to seeing you Wednesday, August 20th at 6pm at City Plaza in downtown Raleigh.
CHAIR YOGA BREATHING PRACTICES
Take a deep breath and relax! In this VIDEO you will learn yoga breathing practices while seated with Laura Stumpf on the You Call This Yoga TV show in Raleigh, NC. This video is pefect for those who work in an office and need a break in their day!
YCTY Announces Fall Fundraiser!
Join our organization and growing community for an evening of fun, food, and inspiration from those who have greatly benefited from the practice of yoga. The YCTY Fundraiser will take place on Wedensday, October 8th from 6-9pm at Solas located on Glenwood South. Stay tuned for additional information!