If you would like to bring yoga to your organization, or reward your volunteers with a gift of yoga, email Jess@YogaheightsDC.com
BEST Kids seeks to promote better futures for youth in the District of Columbia’s child welfare system by developing and supporting one-on-one mentoring relationships between the youth and caring, consistent adults. Through BEST Kids’ one-on-one volunteer mentoring, extensive training, staff support and monthly experiential-learning-based peer groups, involved youth are encouraged to discover and develop their unique skills and abilities. BEST Kids works to empower youth to develop a positive sense of self, to acquire teamwork and group social skills, and to become productive members of society. To learn more about the organization, please visit: http://www.bestkids.org/. To learn how to become a mentor, please check out our “Become A Mentor” page or email the Mentor Recruiter, Danny Silbert, at Daniel@bestkids.org.
Yoga Heights Co-Owner, Amy Rizzotto, has been a supporter of the Africa Yoga Project (AYP) since August 2013. Yoga has empowered millions of people across the world by supporting physical, mental and emotional health, facilitating authentic personal expression, building supportive communities, and inspiring positive action to contribute to others. AYP is dedicated to delivering all that yoga has to offer to the diverse communities of East Africa, while at the same time providing opportunities for members of the global yoga community to participate and contribute. Through AYP, Amy mentors Kevin Ogutu, a yoga teacher and dance instructor living in Nairobi, Kenya. To learn more about AYP and how you can get involved, please contact Amy at Amy@YogaHeightsDC.com.
MOARfit is certified Yoga/Pilates Instructor and Nutrition Coach Amy Rizzotto’s platform for sharing words of motivation, recipes for health and workout tips. Amy’s passion is looking at the space where yoga and nutrition fuse for optimal athletic performance and overall mind/body wellness. You can learn more about MOARfit by following along on Facebook and Twitter @MOARfit. Amy is also Co-Owner and Founder of Yoga Heights.
Yoga Heights is proud to be a Capital Bikeshare community partner by offering discounted class packs and packages to its members. We look forward to partnering with Capital Bikeshare on fundraising rides for our Karma Pass Program.
Capital Bikeshare puts over 2500 bicycles at your fingertips. You can choose any of the over 300 stations across Washington, D.C., Arlington and Alexandria, VA and Montgomery County, MD and return it to any station near your destination. Check out a bike for your trip to work, Metro, run errands, go shopping, or visit friends and family. Join Capital Bikeshare for a day, 3 days, a month, a year or try our new daily key option, and have access to our fleet of bikes 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. The first 30 minutes of each trip are free. Each additional 30 minutes incurs an additional fee.
We love DC bikers here at Yoga Heights and as a special perk, all YHDC Members get 10% off parts and accessories at The Bike Rack. Learn more about this awesome local business with the best bike service and selection in town on their website.