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Holy Trinity Teachers Embracing Mindfulness Through Faculty-Focused Yoga Program


WESTFIELD, NJ -- Holy Trinity School teachers are embracing mindfulness through a special faculty-focused yoga program sponsored by the Holy Trinity Blue & Gold Foundation.

Based on a campaign at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center that focuses on "care for the caregiver" to relieve stress, the Foundation introduced this opportunity to "care for the teacher" in a new and innovative way. Over six weeks, Mary Roth, a local certified yoga instructor from the Yoga and Healing Center in Scotch Plains, guided teachers in their practice.

"It was THE BEST gift ever! For us, individually and as a staff, the ripple effect to home and school was awesome,” said third grade teacher Laura Gribbin.

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The Blue and Gold Foundation at Holy Trinity School in Westfield was formed in 2015 in order to support the school’s endeavors including scholarships, facility improvements, and alumni based activities. The foundation looks forward to celebrating the upcoming 100 year anniversary of the school with the local community. For more information or to get involved, email:

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