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The David Lynch Foundation

Org #14730
Vetted since 2013
2005
year founded
$178,894
raised on GlobalGiving
5
years fundraising
10
projects funded

Mission

The David Lynch Foundation helps to prevent and eradicate the all-pervasive epidemic of trauma and toxic stress among at-risk populations through promoting widespread implementation of the evidence-based Transcendental Meditation (TM) program in order to improve their health, cognitive capabilities and performance in life. The Foundation provides programs for at-risk and other populations such as: -- Underserved inner-city students -- Women and girl victims of abuse and violence -- Veterans, actively serving military and first responders suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and their families

Project Leaders
Wesley Lyons
Wesley Lyons
Tina Le
Tina Le
Team
Fredda Plesser, Raji Kalra, Ina Clark
Organization Information
http://www.davidlynchfoundation.org
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
228 East 45th Street
15th floor
New York, New York 10017
United States
2126449880

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 4769133693
Organization Information
http://www.davidlynchfoundation.org
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
228 East 45th Street
15th floor
New York, New York 10017
United States
2126449880

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 4769133693

Project Reports

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May 13, 2014
You helped teach 20 At-risk unemployed youth TM!
"I was just so frustrated and full of misguided anger. I didn't know where to direct it to. Now people tell me I look very calm. It's surprising even to me." -Howard, formerly homeless man Thank you...
Feb 11, 2014
You helped 4,615 at-risk youth learn to meditate!
Thank you for your support of the David Lynch Foundation’s at-risk youth outreach!“Since learning to meditate, I’m better at getting my work done in school and I’ve been doing...
Aug 5, 2013
Thank you for supporting DLF's work with the Brooklyn Family Justice Center.
“I feel I’m dealing with my stress in a very different way. I feel so calm after meditation, it is very hard for me to get into confrontations with anyone [as I] do to all the things that...
 
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