Motor City Match winner creates inclusive space for underrepresented communities to practice yoga
On October 11th, Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan and City leaders opened the 140th brick-and-mortar Motor City Match business in Detroit. Welcome Home Yoga & Wellness provides yoga and meditation classes, massage therapy, trauma recovery and wellness amenities including crystals and incense for patrons.
The yoga studio is a woman-owned and LGBTQ+ business founded by married couple, Robyn and Melissa Childers, who was compelled to make yoga and wellness practices easily accessible to the community.
“I knew my life’s purpose would involve helping others experience the amazing benefits of yoga and wellness in a supportive, inclusive, welcoming space, especially for those community members who have been historically underserved,” said Robyn.
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