Date Recognized: July 7, 2019
Sector: Business & Media
OG Yoga is a nonprofit project founded to address trauma. OG Yoga’s mission is to deliver trauma- and diversity-informed, mindfulness-based yoga through partnerships with the systems serving marginalized individuals to support healing, resilience, self-development, and positive social change. They deliver direct services by partnering across the systems serving those in need delivering onsite yoga, mindfulness, and meditation with all the necessary equipment. OG Yoga specializes in trauma-sensitive yoga adaptation and delivery and deploy trauma-informed instructors who are certified and equipped to serve the complicated needs of these populations who are facing daunting challenges in their lives – PTSD, poverty, incarceration, homelessness, veterans, youth, seniors, on probation/parole, low-vision/blind, living in a foster home, dealing with mental illness, battling a serious disease, or recovering from a traumatic injury/event.