Yoga Charity Festival, Raising money for RISE!

Announcing Green MP Caroline Lucas and Brighton and Hove Mayor, Alexandra Phillips are getting behind JING’s Massage and Yoga charity festival to raise money for RISE, happening Friday, July 19th 2019 10:00-19:00 in Brighton’s central Jubilee Square. Both will be getting involved, speaking, and offering a Q+A.

1 in 4 women in the UK are affected by domestic abuse. RISE is celebrating their 25th anniversary providing vital services to those affected in Brighton and Hove and all who reach out.

Donating over 100 massages and 7 yoga, movement and meditation classes, by the UK’s best clinical massage therapists and yoga and movement teachers, Jing has high hopes for raising thousands for RISE with the help of the Brighton’s community. The money we raise together will support the over two and a half thousand referrals RISE receives every year and go toward the helpline, refuge (including LGBTQ) and therapy services.

Recommended donation for a 1hr clinical massage is £30-£60 and £5-15 for classes. Individuals can book a time slot for their massage or specific classes or  make a donation at call JING 01273 628 942 or email There will also be limited spaces offered on the day. 

It’s the most extraordinary fundraiser- make a donation – get a massage, take a movement class, explore, have fun and change people’s lives.

Jo Gough, the CEO of RISE is celebrating the event.

 “We’re really pleased to have been chosen by Jing for their huge and unique fundraiser: JING in Jubilee Square, massage and yoga marathon, where you can treat yourself this summer with self-care that’ll make a difference. All the proceeds from the day will generously go to RISE and will go a long way to support our helpline, refuge and counselling services.”

This dynamic, fun 1day festival is open and inclusive to everyone, focused on nurturing and celebrating Brighton’s healthy heart and soul .There will be hula hooping, face painting for the kids, a range of classes from dynamic vinyasa, hatha and children’s yoga classes, Qigong and mindfulness, plus at the centre of it all; massage treatments offered for all types of conditions from relaxation to dealing with serious pain conditions

Massages will be specific to each individual; including a full consultation. A special massage tent has been designed to give you a beautiful experience outside whilst giving you privacy.

Whoever you are JING wants to offer you a day to treat yourself and make a difference.

 “Some people jump out of planes or run marathons for charity – we’re asking people to get a massage! Or take a class and play. Bring your child or your grandparents there’s something for everyone!” says JING Director Meghan S. Mari

The event is supported by a range of Brighton’s best: Brighton Natural Heath Centre’s Peter Deadman is leading Qigong, and Leonie Taylor, Emma Knight, Mary Rose Dias, from the centre are offering yoga and mindfulness classes 

Bridgett Ane Goddard director of Yoga in the Lanes is leading beginners Hatha and intermediate Vinyasa Yoga classes and Carl Faure founder of Stretch Yoga and Sussex based wellness festival Exhale will offer a dynamic vinyasa class plus a serious a DJ set. 

The day will be an eclectic escapade of therapy, luxury and a feel-good factor that helps everyone. We’re looking to Brighton’s buzzing community to join us in making this a successful and fabulous fundraising day!

 Contact : – Meghan Mari + Danielle  Woolcott-King + Tash Mills

Phone: 01273 628 942