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Help Teach 50 Indigenous Students Meditation - Donations DOUBLED in the #GiveForYouth Campaign

David Lynch Foundation

November 25, 2013at 12:00 pm

Microsoft is matching donations one-to-one up to $100,000 ($1,000 per person per project) in the Give For Youth campaign. Double your impact!

The David Lynch Foundation has partnered with a leading charter school in Los Angeles that offers 500 indigenous students a rigorous course of study and knowledge of their native cultural values. Through providing TM to these students, the Foundation aims to enhance academic achievement, improve graduation rates, and develop greater emotional intelligence and coping ability - paving the way for these students to develop into the future leaders of America.

What is the issue, problem, or challenge?
Urban youth are under tremendous pressure to perform academically even while often coping with difficulties at home and in their neighborhoods. In communities where violence and crime are many times the norm, many of today's youth suffer from stress and anxiety that can trigger numerous health, emotional and cognitive issues.

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