Archives for June 2011

Yoga Intern | Kids Yoga in DC

When working with only one other person, there always seems to be a million things to do, which there often is. Being able to affectively juggle projects is essential when working at a nonprofit, especially YoKid. One of my bigger projects for the summer is to build a video library to show our mission, our […]

Diary of an Intern: First Time Yogi

There are quite a few benefits to working with an organization such as YoKid, a non profit where we help underprivileged kids foster self-awareness through children’s yoga and meditation. There are the interactions with the children who participate in YoKid, I’m able to meet tons of interesting people at various other non profit organizations, but most […]

Yoga Sutras & Yoga Philosophy for Kids

At the very end of the 2006-2007 school year, towards the end of June, the YoKid program held it’s first yoga class.  A group of ten children came together to practice yoga for the very first time.  As their teacher, I led them through songs, games and stories; teaching the children various yoga poses (asanas) […]