The explosion of mainstream interest in mindfulness and the growing field of contemplative science present a tremendous opportunity to expand the development of innovative, evidence-based contemplative programs for positive social change.

Board Member Monica Winsor greeting guests at a Wisdom Holder's Circle event.

Board Member Monica Winsor greeting guests at a Wisdom Holder’s Circle event.

The Wisdom Holder’s Circle was launched to build the philanthropic community, strategic leadership, and capacity to respond to the growing demand for such programs. Members are invited to attend exclusive gathering throughout the year and consider the Institute their contemplative home.

Annual membership dues to the Wisdom Holder’s Circle are $5,000 and include:

  • Invitations to private special events in New York City and the Garrison Institute
  • Complimentary Personal Retreat weekend
  • Invitations to keynote talks at all Garrison Institute programs and symposia.
  • Invitations to special gatherings for talks and lectures by visiting teachers at the Garrison Institute that include a private meal/meeting with Institute leadership.
  • Spring and Fall program updates from our Executive Director

To become a member of the Wisdom Holder’s Circle, please contact:

Catherine LeClair, Director of Development
catherine@garrisoninstitute.org | 845.444.5309