Join the Movement: YogainYourPark

$1,205 of $20,000 goal

Raised by 19 people in 34 months

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Hi, my name is Ellen Sevigny, I am the founder and program director of Yoga in Your Park. We are raising $20,000 for Yoga in Your Park to really take off. 

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Imagine looking skyward after a sunset yoga class in your favorite park or open space. The clouds are brilliant orange and pink. A breeze is rustling your hair as the evening air cools the warmth your body has generated during your expertly-led yoga routine. Gazing inward, you have never felt more at peace, invigorated and connected to the natural world than you feel at this moment. This is Yoga in Your Park. 

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Yoga in Your Park is committed to a new kind of environmental outreach, one based in loving awareness gained through the practice of yoga outdoors—in parklands and open spaces everywhere.  

Yoga as environmental activism is incredibly simple in practice: go outside, breathe and do yoga. But it is multi-faceted in its positive philosophical, non-confrontational and results-oriented approach.  

Yoga in Your Park is looking for your financial support as an investor to grow our outreach and stregnthen our program.

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Mission Goals:



1) Build stronger connections to the natural world, through fun, affordable, professionaly-led outdoor yoga classes for all ability levels, conducted in parklands and open spaces everywhere.

2) Use the outdoor experience to encourage participants to cultive more environmentally-aware habits throughout their lives.

3)Expanding that environmental outreach into the world in positive, non-confrontational, results-oriented ways.

4)Create sustainable revenue streams for experienced yoga instructors and for YIYP through merchandising, seminars, teacher-training events and other means.

 
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Your investment will support...

Permits
approx 200 per park 
15 parks
$3000.00

App Development
To get the app to first opperation: 
$6000.00
further iterations
$5000

Initial payment for our staff and grant writers as we get momentum going 
$6,000


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Here is what you will receive as a token of our gratitude for your contribution: 

$25 Shout out on our gratitude list

$50 A free Yoga in Your Park 1 class pass

$500 10 Class pass + Your Yoga Tank

$1,250  20 class pass + Your Yoga Tank 

$3,000 + Rocky Mountain OR Acadia Yoga Pants + 20 class pass 


$10,000 Rocky Mountain AND Acadia yoga pants AND a 20 class pass AND permenant shout out on our website and promotional materials 


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So call it yoga and stretch! 


Thank you for your time and consideration, 


In grace, 

Ellen Sevigny
Program Director 



We at Children, Families, and Communities, the 501c3 non-profit that Yoga in Your Park calls home, are SO grateful for your support. 


Another way to get involved is to teach for us! Go to www.yogainyourpark.com/teach for more information
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Raised by 19 people in 34 months
Created September 22, 2015
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Chauncey Harrison
30 months ago
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I love yoga in your park! This is an incredible business filled with heartfelt amazing teachers and students :) I can't wait to see and be a part of how the company continues to evolve.

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$25
Alison Baenen
32 months ago
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such a wonderful project! I can't wait to practice yoga in your park! xxx

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$50
Alexandra Lorraine
32 months ago (Offline Donation)
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Thank you!

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Nada Travica
32 months ago
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Another beautiful way to bring people and parks together. May YogainYourPark come to everyone's neighbourhood wherever in the world they may be!

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