Using the power of yoga and mindfulness to inspire conscious leaders, sustainable action and grassroots social change.

Off the Mat logo

Off the Mat, Into the World™ is a non-profit organization that uses yoga’s values of self regulation, self-awareness, sustainability and service to empower activism from a grassroots level. Off the Mat uses an innovative toolkit to train, connect and guide new leaders to discover their purpose and create conscious social change. Tens of thousands of mobilized activists have raised over $2Million through Off the Mat programs such as Global Seva Challenge, the Empowered Youth Initiative and YogaVotes. Off the Mat was founded in 2007 by three of the yoga community’s most well-known and influential teachers, Seane Corn, Suzanne Sterling and Hala Khouri. The organization is based in San Francisco, California as part of the non-profit Engage Network. Learn more about Off the Mat, Into the World™ and its success stories at

Off the Mat Cambodia Children’s Fund

Off the Mat Global Seva Challenge South Africa

Off the Mat Leslie Booker teaching yoga and meditation at The Oasis

Off the Mat founder Seane Corn, mobilizing 80,000