In Episode 40 of the Metta Hour Podcast, “Inner City youth and Meditation,” Sharon sits down with with Ali Smith, Andy Gonzalez and Atman Smith of the Holistic Life Foundation at the JCC Manhattan to talk about their work bringing mindfulness and yoga to inner city youth in their hometown of Baltimore, MD. The Holistic Life Foundation has been serving Baltimore’s underserved communities since 2001 with high quality programming focusing on yoga, holistic health, environmental advocacy and education, sustainability, oneness, and interconnectedness. In this episode, Sharon talks with the HLF about how they began this inspiring work, and it’s expansion in their community after 15 years. Recorded live at the JCC Manhattan on March 3, 2016.
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