Yoga Teacher Christine Harness-Glover Supports Global Mala!


Yoga Teacher Christine Harness-Glover

Yoga Teacher Christine Harness-Glover has not only donated a Private/Semi Private Session for our Silent Auction/Raffle, she’ll also be there as  vendor with great Yoga Clothes from the likes of Blue Canoe, I Love Yoga, Swadeshi and local Haberdashery Eco Fashion Supply.

You can catch one of Christine’s classes at the Yoga Co-Op and meet her in person tomorrow for Global Mala 2011.


Lindsey Ledbetter to Lead Kids Yoga at Global Mala!


Yoga Teacher, Lindsey Ledbetter

Savannah Yoga Teacher, Lindsey Ledbetter will be leading the Kids Yoga practice at this year’s Global Mala. Lindsey is a certified Yoga teacher and Children’s Yoga teacher through YogaWorks, having done her training at Asheville Yoga Center. Lindsey teaches Prenatal and Kids Yoga as well as Flow and general Hatha classes

Now calling Savannah home, Lindsey is currently teaching at The Yoga Room on Whitemarsh, where she will be covering classes there starting October 10th and returning to her regular schedule Oct 19th, when she returns from maternity leave.

Thanks Lindsey for being part of Global Mala Savannah 2011

Photographer Stephen Morton Supports Global Mala!


Photojournalist, Stephen B. Morton

Photojournalist, Stephen B. Morton is Global Mala Savannah 2011’s official photographer! We’re grateful to have Stephen supporting Global Mala this year and volunteering his time to our event.

Stephen’s clients are all the biggies: The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, The Associated Press, Getty Images,  Time, Newsweek, and the list goes on! He is based here in Savannah and is the man to call when you need a photographer!

Thanks Stephen for supporting Global Mala 2011!

Massage Therapist Veronica Morris Supports Global Mala!


Oooooh, you lucky yogis you! This year’s Global Mala event has the honor of having Massage Therapist Veronica Morris offering chair massage by donation (all proceeds going to Back Pack Buddies.) Lucky us!

Veronica is a licensed Massage Therapist and has over 12 years of experience.  She offers a variety of modalities including Swedish, Deep Tissue, Neuromuscular Therapy, Hot Stone and Pre- and Post-Natal Massage for stress relief, pain relief and overall good health and well being.

Veronica is also donating a Massage session for our Silent Auction and Raffle. Thank you Veronica! So even if you don’t feel like practicing Asana this Saturday, come down to get yer Massage on and support your fellow yogis and Back Pack Buddies!

Restaurant Local 11ten Supports Global Mala!


This year’s theme for Global Mala is Nourish Savannah and Local 11ten is all about nourishing Savannahians and titillating our palates at the same time. Using local and seasonal ingredients, Local 11ten offers exquisite food and the elegance of graceful dining. And they have big hearts on top of it all, donating a $50 Gift Certificate to our Silent Auction/Raffle this year.

Local 11ten, Photo Courtesy of NY Times Style Magazine

So register for the 9/24 event at any of the Yoga Studios in Savannah so that not only can you participate in a great day of fun for a good cause, but also to bid on all the auction items and buy some raffle tickets for items like these great donations from mindful companies in Savannah.

We are grateful for the support and for all the delicious food you continue to create and Thank You Local 11ten!

Local 11ten is located at 1110 Bull St. Savannah, GA. Just a block south of Forsyth Park.

Ayurvedic Massage Therapist Katy Keyes Donates to Global Mala!


Photo Courtesy of Oasis Spa Thailand

Another great donation for our silent auction! Kay Keyes, Savannah Ayurvedic Massage Therapist and Certified Yoga Teacher, has donated an Ayurvedic Massage and Dosha Consultation worth $100! Woo Hoo!

You’ll learn about your Doshas (energy qualities)  as well as receive a fantastic ayurvedic massage to balance your doshas. (For fun, you can do an online dosha quiz on Deepak Chopra’s website, but a professional consultation is always recommended.)

You can start bidding now on this item at the Yoga Co-Op on 2424 Drayton. Final bids will be at the event itself: Saturday, Sept 24th, 3-5:30pm at Mother Mathilda Beasley Park.

Tubby’s in Thunderbolt Supports Global Mala


Thanks so much to Tubby’s in Thunderbolt for supporting Global Mala 2011 and our recipient Back Pack Buddies. They were touched by what Back Pack Buddies does to feed hungry school-aged children in Savannah and have donated a $50 Gift Cert to any of their restaurants for our silent auction/raffle!

Tubby’s is part of the Live Oaks Restaurant Group, so the gift cert is good at any of the following restaurants: Tubby’s Thunderbolt, Tubby’s River St.,  Fiddlers SeafoodFiddlers Crab House, Spanky’s, River House Seafood and Molly’ McGuire’s Tavern.

So get yer-self down to any of the Yoga Studios in Savannah to register for the event September 24th, 3-5:30pm at Mother Mathilda Beasley Park.