Local yoga studios and teachers are coming together for a weekend yoga series to benefit Yoga Gives Back, a non-profit organization dedicated to raising awareness and funds in order to alleviate poverty in India.
The Yoga Room on Freret Street will host the series that is comprised of five classes Friday, Sept. 20 - Sunday, Sept. 22. Each class is $20 and all proceeds go directly towards Yoga Gives Back. The class schedule is as follows:
· Friday, Sept. 20 at 8:45 a.m. – Melanie Fawer of The Yoga Room
· Saturday, Sept. 21
o 10 a.m. – Michelle Baker of Swan River
o 4 p.m. – Jennifer Richard of Freret Street Yoga
· Sunday, Sept. 22
o 9:30 a.m. – Kara of Bikram New Orleans
o 3 p.m. – Nathalie Croix of Shanti Yoga Shala
Teachers from local studios will donate their time and with your attendance, the face of poverty can be changed for thousands of women and children in India. To pay for a class or donate online, please visit: http://www.ashtangayogaroom.com/store/.
$20 per class (all proceeds benefit Yoga Gives Back)
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