Urban Yoga Aligns with Desert AIDS Project
Kristin Olson’s Urban Yoga in Palm Springs has long been a beacon of yogic community through classes, workshops, gatherings, fundraisers, and more. For example, Kristin and the team have sponsored Urban Teen Yoga at Palm Springs High School for PE credit for 20 years. And Kristin initiated discounted classes for HIV/AIDS Clients and employees of Desert AIDS Project in 2000. And, for the past 11 years Urban Yoga helmed by Kristin Olson guiding a vibrant team has occupied a splendid and welcoming studio in Palm Springs.
Building a CommUnity
As of November 2018, Urban Yoga aligned with Desert AIDS Project (DAP) to create a new yoga studio in Palm Springs. UYC at DAP that serves the thriving Urban Yoga CommUnity, as well as the general public, DAP clients, and the center’s doctors and employees.
Karen Henry is an Associate Editor at LA YOGA who volunteers in a variety of capacities for nonprofit organizations and artists around Los Angeles. She practices yoga as a counterbalance to her daily impact sports and is a mother of four grown children who also practice yoga . Now, she’s working on teaching yoga and joy of life to the grandkids!