Impact Theatre Inc.

Impact Theatre Inc. Lucid Body House230 Lexington Ave.New York, NY 10016Website: lucidbody.com Description of Organization: Impact Theatre Inc. was founded in 1990 as a collective of artists with the goal of provoking community dialogue and social change through innovating. Impact Theatre seeks to inspire people to think differently about the social issues that define our…

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Honpa Hongwanji of Hawaii Betsuin

Honpa Hongwanji of Hawaii Betsuin 1727 Pali HighwayHonolulu, HI 96813Website: hawaiibetsuin.org   Description of Organization: Honpa Hongwanji Hawai`i Betsuin is the oldest and largest Buddhist temple in Hawaii. The mission of Honpa Hongwanji Hawai`i is to enrich people with a life of gratitude, harmony, and peace. Hawaii Betsuin shares Buddhist teachings by: • Offering Amida…

Heart Mind Foundation – DBA Buddhist Geeks

Heart Mind Foundation – DBA Buddhist Geeks 14 Three J LaneSwannanoa, NC 28778Website: buddhistgeeks.org Description of Organization: Buddhist Geeks was founded in 2006 with the purpose of “Evolving Dharma.” Programs include a free audio podcast, a YouTube video channel and open-source practice guides, a community of practice, a series of 10-week virtual trainings, a virtual…

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Drala Mountain Center

Drala Mountain Center 151 Shambhala WayRed Feather Lakes, CO 80545 Website: dralamountain.org Description of Organization: Founded in 1971, Drala Mountain Center (DMC) is an inclusive, secular, and non-sectarian educational nonprofit. DMC brings people together to experience wisdom and welcomes all people with inspiration, interest, and curiosity about understanding the nature of self and society. DMC…

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Mindful Living Revolution

Mindful Living Revolution PO Box 1132Black Mountain, NC 28711Website: deborahedentull.com/mission Description of Organization: Mindful Living Revolution (MLR) was founded in 2008 by Deborah Eden Tull, as she transitioned from 7.5 years of Zen Buddhist monasticism in a silent monastery to living and teaching as a lay person in Los Angeles.  When MLR first began, Eden…

Berkeley Zen Center

Berkeley Zen Center 1933 Russell StreetBerkeley, CA 94703Website: berkeleyzencenter.org Description of Organization: In 1967, Shunryu Suzuki invited his student Sojun Mel Weitsman to find a place to sit zazen with people in Berkeley. Later the doors opened for daily morning and afternoon mediation. The sangha grew, and eventually opened a new property that included a…

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Barre Center for Buddhist Studies

Barre Center for Buddhist Studies 149 Lockwood RoadBarre, MA 01005Website: buddhistinquiry.org Description of Organization: The Barre Center for Buddhist Studies was founded by Sharon Saltzberg and Joseph Goldstein. For more than 30 years it has offered programs that integrate the study and practice of Buddhism with teachers from multiple Buddhist traditions. Residential and online courses…

Antara in collaboration with Atlanta Shambhala Center

Antara in collaboration with Atlanta Shambhala Center 1360 Covington CtCrown Point, IN 46307Website: antara.world Description of Organization: Antara was founded on Feb 19, 2020, by two Buddhist practitioners, Aarti Tejuja and Sojourner Zenobia, originally under the name Joyful Ground. The program was originally meant to be an organization that provided live wellness opportunities and retreats….

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Diahonzan Chozen-Ji International Zen Dojo

Diahonzan Chozen-Ji International Zen Dojo 3565 Kalihi StreetHonolulu, HI 96819Website: https://www.chozen-ji.org/   Description of Organization: Chozen-ji was founded in 1972 by Omori Sogen and Tenshin Tanouye, both Zen masters, swordsmen, and calligraphers. Omori Sogen is a direct Dharma Successor in the Tenryu-ji Line of Rinzai Zen and a successor of Yamaoka Tesshu’s Taishi School of…

(white) Awareness is Revolutionary

(white) Awareness is Revolutionary 220 West 148th StreetNew York, NY 10039Website: awarenessisrevolutionary.com Description of Organization: Over the last two years, the (white) Awareness is Revolutionary Collective, a project supported by the Triratna Buddhist Community of New York, has been piloting Dharma-based undoing racism learning journeys for white Buddhists, as well as running joint educational and…