Local Retreat Center Collects Donation for Area Charities
Apr 29, 2011 03:44PM
Danielle Gans, of Dragonfly Yoga Healing Arts and Retreat Center, in Medford, announces a new community outreach platform to donate the money collected from Dragonfly Spirit Donation Yoga Classes, which are held from 6 to 7:15 p.m. every Tuesday and Thursday and from 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. every Saturday. In addition, the Discover Your Life Lesson, a Dragonfly Spirit Donation event, will take place at 1 p.m. on May 22 followed by a Oneness Blessing at 2 p.m.
The donations collected during the month of May will be dedicated to AFFIE, Anna Foundation for Inclusive Education, a non-profit organization dedicated to the enhancement of the educational experience of students with Trisomy 21 (also known as Down syndrome) participating in inclusive education. AFFIE provides educational enhancement in literary skills reinforcement to achieve academic success; educational materials to assist in curriculum retention; professional development to enhance teachers’ effectiveness and; inclusive socialization to pair individuals with Trisomy 21 with typically developing peers.
Location: 176 Route 70 at Jones Rd., Medford. For more information, call 856-985-0900 or visit DragonflyYogaHealingArts.com.