Keep Friendship Alive is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to enriching the lives of young people through health enhancing initiatives. Keep Friendship Alive was established in 2006 by Erica Austin in memory of her brother, Joseph Upshaw. To learn more about Keep Friendship Alive's origin and history, please visit Our Beginnings.   

UPLIFT Teen Yoga is Keep Friendship Alive's research-based program which brings yoga and mindfulness to teens. The UPLIFT Teen Yoga camp launched in Summer 2014 at the Boys & Girls Club in Southern California.

UPLIFT Yoga Bash is the wildly popular yoga fundraiser event that benefits the UPLIFT Teen Yoga program. Watch the UPLIFT Yoga Bash videos!