We Are Building American Buddhism

Unity Tables

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Description of Organzation:

In 2010, the actor Jeff Bridges partnered with Bernie Glassman’s Zen Peacemakers to initiate a network of social enterprise cafés intended to infuse greater dignity into hunger relief.  Unity Tables Incubator trains leaders in a practice of innovation based on letting go of fixed ideas and looking to opportunities and needs in the community. Unity Tables supports Buddhist groups to become more socially engaged, spreading compassion by reducing hunger and social segregation. It supports mindfulness by making meditation and mindfulness-based job skills training available to low-income communities.

Grant(s) Awarded:

In 2014, Mandala Café collaborated with Stone Soup Café and Unity Tables for a $17,500 Collaboration Grant