2014 Financial Report for Yoga Alliance and Yoga Alliance Registry

October 6, 2015

Yoga Alliance® and Yoga Alliance Registry have released their combined 2014 financials by posting them on this website. The documents posted include both Form 990s that were filed with the IRS on behalf of each organization, and their independently audited combined financial statements. The audit was conducted by Gelman, Rosenberg & Freedman, Certified Public Accountants.

Revenue for the organizations in 2014 was $5.2 million, which represents a 33 percent increase over the $3.9 million generated in 2013. The combined organizations ended the year with a surplus of $1.5 million, which is an increase of $1.1 million over our 2013 surplus.

“Yoga Alliance and Yoga Alliance Registry continued to see steady growth throughout 2014, which led to a significant increase in benefits, perks, and programming for our members,” COO Barb Dobberthien said. “We increased continuing education resources for our members and the public, expanded our advocacy efforts, and have continued to hone our Social Credentialing system as well as our teacher profiles and user interface in order to make our website more accessible to our members and the greater yoga community.”

The not-for-profit organizations also had $5.27 million in total assets as of Dec. 31, 2014, including $3.77 million in cash and short-term investments. Detailed 2014 financial statements are posted on the website as PDFs. Members with questions about our financials can send an email to with the subject line "Financials," and a Yoga Alliance staffer will respond.

Yoga Alliance and Yoga Alliance Registry are related organizations that work together to support the yoga community. Yoga Alliance is a nonprofit 501(c)(6) professional society and trade association. Yoga Alliance Registry is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) public charity.


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