YoKid and United Way

YoKid is excited to be a part of the United Way of the National Capital Area (NCA) team as a member of their nonprofit network.  The United Way focuses on improving education, helping people achieve financial stability, and promoting healthy lives. According to the United Ways 10-year goal plan, “good health allows children to learn […]

April 17 – Support YoKid through Spring2Action!

April 17 is YoKid’s annual Spring2Action, 24 hours of giving fundraiser – less than 2 weeks away! So, what if we all gave on one day? We can! On April 17th – Alexandria’s Giving Day! Spring2ACTion is one extraordinary day to support the organizations that make Alexandria amazing. This is YOUR chance to make a […]

Yoga Intern to Yoga Teacher: Thank you YoKid!

One day last year, around this time, I woke up one morning with my gut telling me that I wanted to teach yoga to children. That same day I found YoKid on an internet search, a few days later I was meeting with YoKid founder Michelle Mitchell to discuss an internship, and a month later […]

Yoga Intern | Yoga in the Classroom: Join the Movement!

As many of you may already know, the wonderful co-founder of YoKid…Stretch Your Limits, Michelle Kelsey Mitchell, was featured in a delightful article by the Chicago Tribune entitled “Yoga in the Classroom”. I have to admit, I almost teared up a little as I read the article realizing all that it stood for. Seeing Michelle […]

YoKid is Hiring | Event Coordinator (Position Filled)

General Summary: The Event Coordinator will work directly with the Executive Director to coordinate YoKid’s annual outreach and signature events. Coordinator responsibilities include: Scheduling events, maintaining and developing community partnerships/sponsorships, staffing events, promoting & advertising events.  Annual events vary and may include Combined Federal Campaign fairs, YoKid Challenge, Marine Corp Marathon, Kid’s in the Kitchen, […]

Volunteer w/YoKid

Event & Volunteer Coordinator Volunteer Position General Summary: The event & volunteer coordinator will plan and organize monthly donation classes held in support of YoKid’s mission.  The coordinator will also assist with the planning of YoKid’s bi annual program events. Volunteer responsibilities include: Assist with planning events, assist with organizing events, and recruiting volunteers as […]