WE MAKE movement AND MINDFULNESS

Elementary.

We empower educators with yoga and mindfulness training, lesson plans and yoga mats to create healthier, happier classrooms.

 
 
 
 
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Our Mission

We empower educators teachers to bring yoga and mindfulness into their classroom through our virtual program. Our work is powered by a community of donors to provide subsidized and free programming to schools that need it most.

 

Our Program

Digital, self-paced training on movement and mindfulness for K-8 educators

Lesson plans for short yoga breaks and long flows for the entire school year

Gently-used yoga mats, donated by the community

Self-care resources for teachers to foster wellness in their everyday

$125 / educator / year

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Our Impact

Through observations and teacher-reported data, we've found our evidence-based approach to have statistical significance on teacher and student health, including physical aptitude, academic performance, pro-social behaviors and adult stress and burnout.

 

1,500

EDUCATORS TRAINED

We've helped teachers launch Yoga Foster programs in 500 schools across the U.S.

 

3.5

Years Serving communities

From a small community-based organization in NYC to a national movement.

 
 

1,000+

supporters

All powered by fundraisers, small donations, donated mats and rockstar volunteers.

 
 

TESTIMONIAL

The teachers love that and have practiced breathing with students before tests and when our little ones get upset. Now the students help each other to “just breathe” during stressful times and they practice being kind and having an “open heart” like we do in yoga.

STACEY, PLANO TX  / Read stories of impact

 

 
 

Get Involved

We connect the 50 million people that practice wellness in the U.S. to the 50 million public school students who deserve a chance to practice.

Our supporters host fundraisers, attend donation-based yoga classes, donate gently-used yoga mats, and give monthlyto help us subsidize our programs and provide grants.

 

make a donation

$20 brings yoga to one student for the entire school year.

donate a mat

Give your old mat a new home at one of our mat drive donation drop-offs.

practice with us

Join an upcoming donation-based yoga class in your community.