Teaching for YBB During a Pandemic

Teaching for YBB During a Pandemic

Students at the WA Corrections Center for Women, 2019   In May, we asked long-time YBB teacher, Chris List, if she’d be interested in teaching a student at WCCW on Skype.  Read more about her experience and the impact of yoga on our students… As the...
Takeaways From Our First 2 RJY Sharing Circles

Takeaways From Our First 2 RJY Sharing Circles

We are 2 sessions into our Race, Justice, and Yoga Sharing Circle and WOW!  With their permission, I want to share some of the rich, beautiful conversations we had. The structure of the sharing circle is simple: each week we pose a different question.  All the...
State of YBB Programs

State of YBB Programs

Thank you for your belief in our mission, for your volunteerism, for your charity, and for all the big and little ways you have supported us since our inception.  As best we can, we are going to start providing you with monthly programming updates to keep you informed...
YBB Fundraiser: Yoga Pose Cards for Youth

YBB Fundraiser: Yoga Pose Cards for Youth

We’re always so impressed by the commitment of our volunteers and community to the wellness of our students.  It was no surprise (but SUCH a treat!) when I was contacted last week by a long-time community member about a fundraiser she’s created for YBB...
The Vagus Nerve – Yoga for Anxiety

The Vagus Nerve – Yoga for Anxiety

We’ve all heard it – again and again – but what a time we find ourselves in.  As a resource for yoga, trauma language, and race and social justice, we have an abundance of tools to share with our community for care, self-regulation, and healing.  We...