Join our 3rd Annual Yogini Yogathon happening May 26th from 9-4pm at the beautiful Glebe Community Center!
This Yogathon is chance for you to spend a day with like-minded women, all putting Yoga into action by coming to together outside studio walls in order to help support empowering women and girls throughout the world.
Join some of Ottawa and Toronto's most inspirational women Yoga teachers from studio’s around their respective cities for an exciting day filled with Yoga.
Opening the day is the fabulous former elite Gymnast, motivational speaker, healthy living advocate, and TV personality ~ Lianne Laing!
The Yoga community is one of the strongest in NA, and as a community of like-minded, powerful women we are collectively trying to raise money and awareness for 3 amazing local, National, and International causes!
Each participant is to personally donate or encouraged to fundraise $108 supporting Because I am Girl's initiatives helping women and girls nationally and globally.
The participant who goes above and beyond the encouraged amount and raises the most for BIAAG from Ottawa and Toronto will recieve as a GRAND PRIZE ~ A spot on BIAAG's EXCLUSIVE Trip to TANZANIA*
All fundraising proceeds are going to Because I am a Girl, Plan International's initiative is a social movement to unleash the power of girls and women to claim a brighter future for girls in the developing world.
9-930am ~ Opening Ceremonies with Lianne Lang of CTV Ottawa and discussing BIAAG important work
930-10:30am ~ EmpowerFlow with Megan Campbell
An all-levels Vinyasa class for women
10:30-11:30am ~ Partner Yoga with Jennifer Anderson (www.raindanceyoga.com)
Bond with like-minded women in this practice
11:30-12:30pm ~ Lunch catered by The Nourished Self!
Shop 4 a Cause and raffle!
12:30-1:30pm ~ Madonna Flow Party with Natalie Holst
We're going to have a celebration to the sounds of Madonna.
1:30-2:30pm ~ Yoga TuneUp with Tiffani Harris
Self massge your way into the afternoon
2:30-3:30pm ~ Yin Yoga with Monika Murray
Wind down the day with a gentle, soothing, seated practice
3:30-4pm ~ Meditation and Final Closing Circle with Ma Madhavi Aradhana
A womb meditation and mantra to stimulate our healing, creative energies
$5 from every Commitment Fee is supporting the Women's Mental Health Program at the Royal, an innovation program that was created out of a need to address the unique way women experience mental illness because of social roles and differences in biology.
$5 from every Commitment Fee is going to Helping Hands for India, a non-profit organization supported by Anand Prakash Ashram in Rishikesh, India, who are committed to provide education child opportunities and to promote well being for children in India.
Ottawa 'Change Makers' (sponsors):
* There is a spot for the top fundraiser in Ottawa and Toronto. Participant must raise over $1,000 to be eligible. The trip is a spot on the exclusive BIAAG trip normally reserved for people who raise or personally donate $10,000+. The cost of airfare to and from Africa, insurance, tips, meals, etc. are not included and must be purchased by winner.
Full trip intirary can be viewed here