Join our Yogathon!

From 10 am Saturday, October 14th until 10 am Sunday, October 15th, Executive Director Michael Greenfield will be leading 24 hours of various yoga practices at Asheville Community Yoga. This event will raise funds for our wellness expansion project, incorporating a third studio space, healing arts space, Zen & Now thrift shop, health-conscious cafe, and childcare!

Everyone is invited and welcome to participate in this all-levels appropriate yogathon event. Sign up to participate as an individual or team, sponsored either by the hour or for the full 24-hour event.

And even if you’re not up for all that yoga, there are many ways to support the yogathon: sponsor another participant or serve as a volunteer. If you would like to volunteer, please email wendy@ashevillecommunityyoga.com.

To sign up as a participant, visit this website and click “Become A Fundraiser” button. To sponsor a participant, visit this website and click “Donate Now” button.

Email jodie@ashevillecommunityyoga.com with any questions or for support in registering.

Michael 2 traditionalIn addition to good karma, we’re offering these special gifts to our major fundraisers to thank you for getting involved:

  • $500 raised: $25 gift card (for use at Asheville Community Yoga or Zen & Now), plus your choice of yoga mat
  • $1,000 raised: $50 gift card (for use at Asheville Community Yoga or Zen & Now), plus your choice of yoga mat, bolster and eye pillow
  • $2,500 raised: Complimentary admission to immersion program, $100 gift card (for use at Asheville Community Yoga or Zen & Now), plus your choice of yoga mat, bolster and eye pillow
  • $5,000 raised: Complimentary admission to immersion program, $300 gift card (for use at Asheville Community Yoga or Zen & Now), plus your choice of yoga mat, bolster and eye pillow
  • $10,000 raised: Complimentary admission to teacher training, immersion program, $300 gift card (for use at Asheville Community Yoga or Zen & Now), plus your choice of yoga mat, bolster and eye pillow

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All money raised will go towards our wellness expansion project, making it possible for the center to open a dedicated healing arts space, offer specialized classes and programming, open a donation-based cafe, childcare, and continue to serve our mission to make yoga and the healing arts accessible for all.  Everyone is invited and welcome to participate in this all-levels appropriate event! Please see below for the schedule, and sign up for all 24 hours or the portion that suits you!*

Saturday, October 14
  • 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.: Opening ceremony 
  • 11:15 a.m. to 1:15 p.m.: Gentle Flow from the Heart
  • 1:15 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.: Mindful lunch
  • 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.: Align with the Divine Flow
  • 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.: Screening of a yoga-related film / Walk The Talk (time spent in nature) 
  • 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.: Mindful dinner
  • 7:00 p.m. to midnight: Sacred Theater, live music, fire circle, Asking the Deeper Questions
Sunday, October 15
  • Midnight to 3:00 a.m.: Mystery of Love Vinyasa
  • 3:30 a.m. to 4:00 a.m.: Sweet Delight
  • 4:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m.: Restorative Yoga and Didgeridoo Meditation 
  • 6:00 a.m. to 7:00 a.m.: Sunrise and Shine Gentle Flow
  • 7:15 a.m to 8:15 a.m: Mindful breakfast
  • 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.: Closing ceremony and Open Into Love Vinyasa with live music 

*Schedule is subject to change due to inclement weather and other circumstances out of our control.

To make a donation directly to Asheville Community Yoga, without participating in the Yogathon or sponsoring a participant, please click the button below.

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