As seventeenth-century English author John Donne wrote, "No man is an island." Communities are important because they help us relate to each other. The right tribe (for you) can inspire you to unfunk your funk so you evolve quickly and graciously.
If you're uneasy about something or you've got a chip on your shoulder, listening to the right "share" can ignite your spirit. A cosmic shift forms from one simple thought--"If they can, I can."
Moreover, opening up can cure the unknown aches that side swipe us on an idle Tuesday.
We need each other. We need mutual support, belonging, and positive influence. So without further ado, we'd like to introduce three tribes that are currently making waves, healing some tender hearts, and inspiring individuals across the US.
Next time you're in the 305, make sure to check out if there is a Raw Residency event scheduled for the dates that you'll be in town.
RAW Residency is a membership based community that offers curated experiences, designed to empower seekers and leaders, providing an environment to grow, move and connect.
Some recent conversations:
- Raw Book Club: "You Are A Badass" by Jen Sincero: In this refreshingly entertaining how-to guide, bestselling author and world-traveling success coach, Jen Sincero, serves up 27 bitesized chapters full of hilariously inspiring stories, sage advice, easy exercises, and the occasional swear word, helping you to: Identify and change the self-sabotaging beliefs and behaviors that stop you from getting what you want, Create a life you totally love. And create it NOW!
- Let's Cut The Bullshit: Re-write your new story and begin to live your powerful beyond measure life without limitations and the self-pity/victim/I am not good enough/ but, but, but pity parties we keep on throwing for ourselves, but first Let's Cut The Bullshit.
As mentioned, the community is (monthly) membership based, but open to guests. Learn more about RR on their website.
Tip: If you're not a Miami local, be sure to follow them on Instagram for insightful content and updates on remote activities.
MNDFL has 3 premier studios in the NYC area. They feature expert teachers from a variety of traditions offering simple techniques in an accessible manner.
"Even if you think you can't meditate, we have teachers who will prove you delightfully wrong."
The classes are 30, 45, and 60 minutes and are thematic. The focuses include:
Whether it's struggling with one of the focuses mentioned or just an eager to connect with the source inside, this is a space worth visiting.
Camp No Counselors started as a way to get friends together for one weekend escape from the stresses of adult life. Yes, it's a camp for grown ups. It's a weekend experience that combines your favorite aspects of childhood fun along with the best of what being a grown-up has to offer.
"You’ll forget about your phone and your job and you’ll actually connect with people. Do it.”
Your all-inclusive package includes: lodging, endless land and water sports, arts ‘n crafts activities, an OPEN BAR, epic nightly theme parties, delicious meals and all of your favorite classic camp activities.
Activities vary by camp location, but can include:
- and much more
CNC has various locations where they schedule events across the US. Check out dates and rates on CNC website to book your adult camping trip.