By Cody Mello-Klein | [email protected]
During a 24-hour Yogathon, Honest Soul Yoga raised $12,627 for Our Military Kids, a nonprofit that supports the children of deployed National Guard and Reserve service members, according to a news release.
The money funds grants of up to $300 for children of deployed service members and wounded veterans. With the money raised from the Yogathon, Honest Soul Yoga was able to provide 42 grants, according to the release.
The event held personal significance for Suzie Mills, owner of Honest Soul Yoga. Mills is a veteran and was the first woman to enter PenFed’s Veteran Entrepreneur Investment Program, according to the release. The money she gained from the program helped Mills open her yoga studio, according to the release.