February 25, 2013

Proceeds to benefit two local non-profit organizations supporting women: Impact Bay Area and Art of Yoga Project

Palo AltoFebruary 2013 – In conjunction with V-Day.org and One Billion Rising, Sofia University (formerly Institute of Transpersonal Psychology) presents, “A Memory, a Monologue, a Rant and a Prayer,” a performance honoring the worldwide V-Day movement. V-Day is a call-to-action event with the goal to unite those around the globe, demonstrating solidarity and commitment to ending violence against women and girls.

“A Memory, a Monologue, a Rant and a Prayer” will take place on Saturday, March 2 in the Sofia University Auditorium in Palo Alto from 7 to 8:30. As part of Sofia University’s Public Programs, this event is open to the community at large and tickets can be purchased in advance or at the door. Proceeds benefit the following local non-profit organizations: Impact Bay Area and The Art of Yoga Project.

Impact Bay Area reduces violence and promotes healing by teaching self-defense, personal safety, violence prevention, and empowerment to adults, young adults, teens, and kids.

Art of Yoga Project leads teenage girls in the California juvenile justice system toward accountability to self, others and community by providing practical tools to affect behavioral change.

To participate in this event or make a donation, please visit: http://bit.ly/VnYhju. To learn more about V-Day, please visit: www.vday.org.

About Sofia University
Founded in 1975, Sofia University (formerly the Institute of Transpersonal Psychology) is a private, non-sectarian university accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. For over 35 years, within the context of scholarship and research, the school has offered transformative education for the whole person, probing the mind, body, spirit connection. As Sofia University, the school is broadening its mission, reaching into multiple disciplines and adding undergraduate study. For more information, visit www.sofia.edu.


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