Advancing Social Equity Initiative

Our Essentials

We are a multicultural, multilingual and international nonprofit devoted to universal mindfulness education, prioritizing the needs of children and communities.


Mindful leaders with diverse backgrounds and experiences are honored, valued and equipped to lead organizations, communities, and systems that are joyful, healthy, and inclusive.


To cultivate resilience and leadership in children, youth, families and communities through universal mindfulness education, prioritizing often overlooked populations. 




Individuals Served



Mindfulness in Action

All our programs are socially, culturally and site-specifically-tailored.

Community Voices

  • Ivy Child International provides our scholars and staff with a refreshing set of meaningful tools and strategies that can be employed each day. Our community tormented with trauma, homelessness, domestic abuse, substance abuse, divorce, and other "isms", were incredibly grateful for multiple workshops on mindfulness, self- regulation skills, and joy.  

    Boston Public School
  • Ivy Child International offers mindfulness workshops for our staff as part of our wellness offerings. The style of programs are focused on providing a number of very practical, hands-on tools. Ivy Child facilitators are not only skilled but exude warmth and calmness which immediately puts people at ease. The team is very knowledgeable about the subject of mindfulness but doesn’t overwhelm with information; rather they provide a number of very practical, hands-on tools. Ivy Child encourages questions and comments and patiently responds to all. The sessions are delightful.

    The Boston Foundation
  • Ivy Child International inspires others to do their best work and be their best selves. The Ivy Child team is skilled at lifting up vision and purpose to a higher level, and identifying and pursuing high-potential opportunities – with ambition, courage, surety of purpose, and integrity. We are grateful for all that they do for a kinder, more equitable, and more loving world.

    Yoga Alliance Foundation
  • The workshops facilitated by Ivy Child International are very nurturing with a mix of breathing, movement, affirmations, and inspiring throughout with thoughtful encouragement. Participants were appreciative to have the space to practice these valuable techniques.  Many left the session feeling invigorated to start implementing some of these practices immediately.

    Institute for Nonprofit Practice

Mindful Cities

Mindful Cities is a social innovation initiative designed to help each city bring mindfulness-based programs into their community.

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