WEST ORANGE, NJ - The American Yoga Academy hosted an enjoyable evening of cocktails, gifts and prizes this past week at the beautiful Wilshire Grand Hotel in West Orange, NJ at their benefit for Kula for Karma event.

The successful event raised over six thousand dollars for the Kula for Karma charity, as well as delivered wise words and gratitude from Susan Chapman, certified Chopra Center instructor, Geri Topfer, President for Kula for Karma, Scott Brassel, one of the lead educators at The American Yoga Academy, and Claire Diab, founder of The American Yoga Academy.

Kula for Karma is a nonprofit organization that provides therapeutic yoga, meditation, and stress management services to those who have been challenged. Currently, Kula runs over 70 therapeutic programs incorporating yoga, meditation, and stress management.  Kula continues to grow through dedication from talented volunteers and yoga instructors to non-yoga “techies.”

For more information on The American Yoga Academy or Kula for Karma, please contact Melisa Tropeano at lisa@thehipevent.com or by phone at (908) 603-5403.