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"It is a deep joy in my life to serve Esalen and to support the service Esalen provides for the people of the world. I love the thought that Esalen will continue to serve many more generations to come."
—Byron Katie, Author and Esalen Faculty

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These elements — and so much more — make up the Esalen experience. As a Friend of Esalen, you can help share these transformative experiences with others through your tax-deductible gift. Your generosity supports our life-changing workshops, a vibrant living and learning community, and leading-edge research.

Your Gifts Matter

How can you support positive change? Here are just some of the ways our Friends of Esalen donors are making a difference at Esalen:

  • Fund scholarships for individual seminarians as well as mission-aligned organizations to help expand access to Esalen
  • Support our sustainability efforts including transitioning to electric vehicles and solar power
  • Invest in areas that are essential to the Esalen experience such as the Farm & Garden

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As a non-profit organization, your support is essential to Esalen’s future. Please consider becoming a Friend of Esalen today.


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