We love using the practice of yoga to cultivate awareness about larger problems in this world while giving back at the same time
Denver, CO (PRWEB) February 29, 2012
From March 9-11, three CorePower Yoga studios will accept donations to support Whole Planet Foundation, an organization founded by Whole Foods Market. The Denver-based yoga company will host three separate donation classes at the Colorado Boulevard, Grant Street and Cherry Hills studio locations.
When: Friday, March 9, 8:00pm
Where: CorePower Yoga – Colorado Boulevard
What: CorePower Yoga 2 with live music
When: Saturday, March 10, 12:00pm
Where: CorePower Yoga – Grant Street
What: CorePower Yoga 2
When: Sunday, March 11, 9:00am
Where: CorePower Yoga – Cherry Hills
What: CorePower Yoga 2
“The CorePower Yoga community is so generous and willing to help those in need,” said CorePower Yoga Denver Regional Manager Lisa Sullivan. “We love using the practice of yoga to cultivate awareness about larger problems in this world while giving back at the same time.”
All donations collected at the three classes will help Whole Planet Foundation provide microcredit to individuals in communities across the world that supply Whole Foods Market. CorePower Yoga suggests donating $10.
CorePower Yoga’s CorePower Yoga Cares program has donated over $30,000 to non-profit organizations such as the American Red Cross and Denver-based The Gathering Place through donation-based classes in the past two years.
For more information about CorePower Yoga or the donation classes, please visit corepoweryoga.com. For more information about Whole Planet Foundation, please visit http://www.wholeplanetfoundation.org.
About CorePower Yoga
CorePower Yoga’s unique and physically challenging style of heated power yoga combines energy, music, movement and community to create a one-of-a-kind yoga experience. CorePower Yoga offers a variety of classes catering to all levels including CorePower Yoga, its proprietary heated Power Yoga, Hot Yoga, Hot Power Fusion, Yoga Pilates, Yoga Sculpt, a Vinyasa flow combined with weights, and CoreRestore, a restorative yoga practice. All yoga classes encompass a wide variety of asanas, or poses, and are taught by certified yoga instructors. In addition to yoga classes, CorePower Yoga offers transformative integrated wellness programs and Teacher Trainings to empower students to live a health-focused and extraordinary life.
About Whole Planet Foundation
Whole Planet Foundation is a private, nonprofit organization established by Whole Foods Market that provides grants to microfinance institutions in Latin America, Africa and Asia who in turn develop and offer microenterprise loan programs, training and other financial services to the self-employed poor. The foundation was formed with the entrepreneurial spirit of Whole Foods Market in partnership with Professor Muhammad Yunus and Grameen Bank, co-recipients of the 2006 Nobel Peace Prize.Whole Planet Foundation's mission is poverty alleviation through microcredit in communities worldwide that supply Whole Foods Market stores with products.