"For I was hungry
and you fed me...
I was sick and
you looked after me
I was in prison
and you visited me."
when we recognize
our shared humanity.”
We travel to high-security and often remote
jails, mental health, recovery programs,
women's shelters and juvenile centers.
"Help us help others to help themselves."
or a monthly pledge:
Yoga And Mindfulness Outreach
a 501c nonprofit, tax-deductible org.
display a rare level of dedication. And that is what is
required from of our teachers too:
Motivation, commitment and spirit of sacrifice
A personal meditation practice
Training in some mindfulness modality
You can participate as per your availability. And the
rewards are great! You can see and feel the
transformations-- in others and in yourself.
"Teaching in prison has brought me into contact
with extraordinary individuals who show a degree
of compassion, intelligence, patience, kindness, and
good humor in the face of adversity that frequently
puts me to shame, but more often inspires me to
practice more seriously myself!"
Volunteer in a Mindfulness Program
"Serving in the correctional institutions was an
incredibly rewarding experience. Coming back home,
the love and gratitude in my heart gave me the feeling
of being connected to a higher purpose of service."
Volunteer in a Meditation and Healing Program
coordinator, at 305 926-3578.