Events

7th Annual Gala

Hold onto your hats! This year’s Wellness Within Gala is bound to be a captivating affair. Join us for a hatsquerade of live music and dancing with Analog Jazz, Master of Ceremonies Cristina Mendosa, dinner from local restaurants, wine and beer. We’ll also hold live and silent auctions of unforgettable vacations, gift baskets, art, and […]

BigDOG Templates

We need your help spreading the word on Big Day of Giving! This day of fundraising is crucial to sustaining our programs. Please use this template (or some version of it, feel free to edit) to invite your friends and family to donate. And if you’re on Facebook, like and share our posts to help spread the word. […]

WholeHearted Living – Dive in!

We just concluded our yearly retreat at Wellness Within. Located just outside the Tahoe National Forest at 3500 feet, Harmony Lodge was a cozy place indeed as the rain poured down outside. Our focus was self compassion; we spent the afternoon trading stories, thoughts and memories as participants created papier-mâché “bowls of compassion.” Tears and […]

Gala Tickets & Auction Item Samples

  French Dinner for 8 Estimated Value: $1,000 French Dinner for 8 in your home cooked by Chef Troi.   Business Video Estimated Value: $15,000 Boyte Creative will film on location for one day, edit and produce a brand video for your business. (Clients include Callaway, HGTV, US Olympic Committee, Honda, MLB…) http://boytecreative.com/ Amethyst & […]

Summer Camp Days Ahead

These hot June days take me back through the years to the days of summer camp. My first experience was a YWCA camp on the shores of a Michigan lake. It was all foreign to me; morning reveille, raising the flag and evenings by the campfire, singing songs whose words even now come to mind. […]

A Birthday Celebration

The year was 2010. Apple introduced us to the iPad; Bode Miller raced with reckless abandon at the Vancouver Winter Olympics; the Healthcare Reform Bill and Affordable Care Act passed in Congress… and on September 13th Wellness Within held its first class to support cancer patients and their families. Five years ago I said YES! […]

#BigDog2015

  The Big Day of Giving is just around the corner! Thank you so much to all of you who are planning to give to Wellness Within on May 5th. Click here to donate now! From midnight to midnight, we are joining with 500 other nonprofits to raise funds for our organizations and support the […]

We Need Selfie Submissions!

Wellness Within is putting together a compilation of short clips from our clients talking about what the center means to them. These will be used for fundraising efforts (posting on our website and social media) and for thanking our donors. Would you please contribute a video? If you have a smart phone or video camera, […]

Essential Oils for Wellness

In addition to a mindfulness practice, eating well, and exercising, essential oils can be a great resource for wellness and serenity. This month we are honored to have a guest speaker come and share her knowledge of these powerful oils and how they can help transform you wellness regime. What are essential oils? Simply put, […]

Join the Post-It Project

Everyone has been touched by cancer in some way in their life…and almost everyone has touched a post-it note at some point (if not everyday) in their life. We are creating a wall of art from around the world — made by you!! — as a memorial, testimony, and of hopes and courage to all […]