A handful of brave Yoga Serves members were ‘freezin’ for a reason’ – to help Food Gatherers collect food and monetary donations at the local Kroger. Yoga Serves works with Food Gatherers year-round to help them in their goal of providing food to those in need in the Ann Arbor area. Rockin’ for the Hungry is Food Gatherers largest …
Yoga Serves Projects
Several times throughout the year Yoga Serves members help out at the warehouse doing various tasks such as sorting cans, restocking the pantry, shelving products, salvaging products, repackaging bulk foods, packing food boxes, cleaning out coolers, and sorting produce.
National Trails Day is a nationwide event celebrating local trails and assisting with their restoration, creation and maintenance. At Barton Park on a hot 90 degree spring day, Yoga Serves members trimmed back overgrowth and spread wood-chips to help keep the trails accessible.
Each year Yoga Serves volunteers at an Ann Arbor park for Earth Day. This year our volunteers helped neighbors of Huron Highlands Park in Ann Arbor plant a native garden in their neighborhood park.
Each year Yoga Serves volunteers at an Ann Arbor park for Earth Day. This year we had one of our biggest turnouts at Olson Park, where about a dozen Yoga Serves members helped restore a disturbed area of the park by planting native trees.
Each year Yoga Serves volunteers at an Ann Arbor park for Earth Day. This year, Yoga Serves members returned to the Leslie Science Center where we cleared brush and planted some more native trees and shrubs.
Yoga Serves members helped out some local senior citizens in our community by raking their leaves and checking the smoke alarms in their homes.
Yoga Serves members tended to a recently planted rain garden at the entrance to Bird Hills Nature Area, which helps to mitigate water erosion problems. We also got to take a leisurely walk through the woods!
A small group of us did some work in the gardens and planted some native shrubs and trees at the Leslie Science Center in Ann Arbor, and then stayed afterwards to enjoy their Earth Day festivities!