Yoga for Refugees

by emily in London, England, United Kingdom

We did it
On 28th March 2017 we successfully raised £12,510 with 243 supporters in 155 days

We want to help refugees and asylum-seekers recover from atrocities and enable them to settle happily and contribute to society.

by emily in London, England, United Kingdom

Extra funding

Just Act has provided £1,000 of funding

Just Act provides practical advice for anyone wanting to make a difference and improve their community.We're proud to support volunteer-led community projects that will change lives for the better.

The Crowd

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Rachel T pledged £10 + an estimated £2.50 in Gift Aid

14th March 2017 at 11:52am

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Anonymous pledged £10 + an estimated £2.50 in Gift Aid

8th February 2017 at 6:12pm

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Peter Valentine Mathews pledged £20 + an estimated £5.00 in Gift Aid

6th February 2017 at 4:23pm

Peter Valentine Mathews has also backed 2 other projects

Aae Rossana pledged £5 + an estimated £1.25 in Gift Aid

5th February 2017 at 11:47pm

Aae Rossana has also backed 1 other project

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roseyell pledged £10

5th February 2017 at 2:35pm

roseyell has also backed 22 other projects

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monslondon pledged £10 + an estimated £2.50 in Gift Aid

3rd February 2017 at 12:19pm

monslondon has also backed 13 other projects

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Jean149 pledged £20

3rd February 2017 at 11:08am

Jean149 has also backed 227 other projects

Jevon Hughes pledged £50

29th January 2017 at 4:13pm

Jevon Hughes has also backed 2 other projects

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Lily BB pledged £5 + an estimated £1.25 in Gift Aid

25th January 2017 at 11:14pm

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Anonymous pledged £30

17th January 2017 at 4:11pm

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15th January 2017 at 7:24pm

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Anonymous pledged £100 + an estimated £25.00 in Gift Aid

3rd January 2017 at 8:15pm

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Mel Kakkar pledged £5 + an estimated £1.25 in Gift Aid

3rd January 2017 at 12:34pm

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Jenny Jeyarajah pledged £30

2nd January 2017 at 2:12pm

Jenny Jeyarajah has also backed 1 other project

Dave Barnwell pledged £10 + an estimated £2.50 in Gift Aid

23rd December 2016 at 6:57pm

Dave Barnwell has also backed 59 other projects

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Vanessa Fagan pledged £10 + an estimated £2.50 in Gift Aid

21st December 2016 at 6:46am

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Michael Maude pledged £200 + an estimated £50.00 in Gift Aid

20th December 2016 at 10:09pm

Kate Leask pledged £70

20th December 2016 at 9:32pm

Kate Leask has also backed 7 other projects

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bodydoctor pledged £70

19th December 2016 at 7:31pm

bodydoctor has also backed 6 other projects

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Bronwen Foster-Butler pledged £30

19th December 2016 at 5:36pm

Bronwen Foster-Butler has also backed 1 other project

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Anonymous pledged £20

19th December 2016 at 8:12am

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Fabrice Senac pledged £50

18th December 2016 at 11:12pm

Fabrice Senac has also backed 1 other project

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Anonymous pledged £20 + an estimated £5.00 in Gift Aid

18th December 2016 at 9:25pm

Rewards

This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£5 or more

£5 Reward

Public acknowledgment. Your name will be included on our crowdfunding wall on www.ourmala.com Thank you for believing in our project!

£10 or more

£10 Reward

Downloadable hand-designed and exclusive mindful colouring-in postcard

£30 or more

5 of 20 claimed

£30 Reward

Invitation to Ourmala's start of the year special yoga class, featuring the Ashtanga sequence, including delicious lunch with the team and our clients (date TBC in 2017).

£40 or more

4 of 20 claimed

£40 Reward

Limited edition, high quality & collectible yoga prints created by esteemed British artist, Simon Brett, wood engraver. This would make a lovely Christmas or birthday present!

£50 or more

2 of 20 claimed

£50 Reward

Limited edition, high quality & collectible yoga prints created by esteemed British artist, Juliette Wood, figurative oil painter. This would make a lovely Christmas or birthday present!

£70 or more

£70 Reward

A place on one of Ourmala's Yoga For Refugees whole day yoga teacher training course (worth 6 CPD points) led by Ourmala’s founder, Emily Brett and guest afternoon lecture by Heather Mason, founder of The Minded Institute which focuses on the neuroscience of trauma and how we can use yoga to help create resiliency in the traumatised brain. This would make a lovely Christmas or birthday present!

£80 or more

1 of 5 claimed

£80 Reward

Set of Limited edition, high quality & collectible yoga prints created by esteemed British artists Juliette Wood, figurative oil painter, & Simon Brett, wood engraver. This would make a lovely Christmas or birthday present!

£100 or more

£100 Reward

Invitation to celebrate with us at a very special yoga class led by Ourmala teachers in London in 2017. Public acknowledgment. Your name will be included on our crowdfunding wall on www.ourmala.com Thank you for believing in our project!

£500 or more

£500 Reward

Invitation to celebrate with us at a very special yoga class led by Ourmala teachers in London in 2017 plus a free 1-2-1 1.5 hour yoga session with one of Ourmala's senior teachers, focused on the areas you would like to work on. Public acknowledgment. Your name will be included on our crowdfunding wall on www.ourmala.com Thank you for believing in our project! A thank you for believing in our project!

£1,000 or more

£1,000 Reward

An invitation to our special yoga event in 2017, two free 1-2-1 especially tailored yoga sessions with one of Ourmala's senior teachers and a lifetime's worth of good karma! Public acknowledgment. Your name will be included on our crowdfunding wall on www.ourmala.com Thank you so much for believing in our project! A thank you for believing in our project!

£20 or more

11 of 10 claimed

£20 Reward

Hand printed limited edition t-shirt. Gorgeous designs, hand printed in London's Kings Cross with love. Public acknowledgment. Your name will be included on our crowdfunding wall on www.ourmala.com Thanks for believing in our project!

£50 or more

27 of 25 claimed

£50 Reward

Receive a beautiful hand crafted Ourmala mala necklace. Made with love in Hackney by volunteers including our refugee clients, some of the beads 1930s vintage glass brought over from Czechoslovakia after the war. Each necklace varies in design. Public acknowledgment. Your name will be included on our crowdfunding wall on www.ourmala.com Thank you for believing in our project!

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