EBMC supports us to address conflict and challenge injustice -Tenesha Duncan Gratitude Story!

EBMC’s Season of Gratitude concludes with a beautiful story from Sangha member Tenesha Duncan about how EBMC supports us to skillfully address conflict and challenge injustice. “As someone who grew up in a Buddhist household, I’ve long been familiar with chanting and some meditation practices. But EBMC’s secularism and focus on social justice makes it […]

EBMC offers transformative practices for people with breast cancer – Tsehaynesh Abebe Gratitude Story!

EBMC’s Season of Gratitude continues with a moving story from Sangha member Tsehaynesh Abebe about using the powerfully transformative skills EBMC offers us to deal with life’s challenges and uncertainties. This is the last day to reach our end-of-year fundraising goal of $30,000! Please join Tsehaynesh and donate today. Donations are being matched up to […]

EBMC has been the silver lining in the extreme isolation of the pandemic – Hooman Gratitude Story!

EBMC’s Season of Gratitude continues with a beautiful story from Sangha member Hooman about finding the EBMC community online as the silver lining in the extreme isolation of a global pandemic. We have $10,000 more to raise toward our goal of $30,000! Please join Hooman and donate today. Donations are being matched up to $15,000! […]

EBMC supports us to heal from the wounds caused by toxic masculinity – Julio Rios Gratitude Story!

As we continue our annual Season of Gratitude, we bring you a Gratitude Story from Sangha member Julio Rios! Julio celebrates EBMC as a community that supports us to nurture spiritual friendships that help us heal from the wounds of oppression. During our Season of Gratitude, we are raising $30,000 to ensure that EBMC continues to […]

EBMC is committed to ending the suffering caused by white supremacy and patriarchy – Rhonda Magee Gratitude Story!

As we continue our annual Season of Gratitude, we bring you a Gratitude Story from Sangha member and teacher Rhonda Magee! Rhonda, the acclaimed author of The Inner Work of Racial Justice: Healing Ourselves and Transforming Our Communities through Mindfulness, celebrates EBMC as a community of practitioners focused on bringing an end to suffering, promoting healing, and uplifting love. […]

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EBMC is the sweet meditation-center-that-could – Bong Lau Gratitude Story!

As we continue our annual Season of Gratitude, we bring you a Gratitude Story from dear Sangha member Bong Lau! Bong shares the ways that EBMC offers a place to develop deep and lasting spiritual friendships that support and sustain us. During our Season of Gratitude, we are raising $30,000 to ensure that EBMC continues to be a spiritual […]

Moving with Care & Intention towards Hybrid Programming

It has been remarkable to see our collective resilience as a community since we needed to close our physical doors and transition to online programming only 20 months ago. At the same time, we know that many are looking forward to in-person connection with dharma friends and family. As we have seen, conditions surrounding COVID-19 […]

EBMC brought together parts of my life that had been separate for far too long – wei li king Gratitude Story!

As we continue our annual Season of Gratitude, we bring you a Gratitude Story from wei li king, our newest EBMC staff member! wei li shares the ways that EBMC creates a space where we can bring our individual spiritual practice and our relationships with our loved ones together. During our Season of Gratitude, we are raising $30,000 to ensure that […]

We’re Hiring!

EBMC is currently seeking a Spiritual Training & Leadership Retreat Manager. The Spiritual Training and Leadership (STL) Retreat Manager supports Guiding teachers, STL trainees, and EBMC’s Event Coordinator for the STL training and ensures that administrative, accounting, and other event operations requirements are met. Retreat Managers must be available, flexible, clear, and present during online […]