Brief: Raffle To Benefit Children

— The D.C.-area Dahn Yoga centers are sponsoring a fundraising raffle to help the International Brain Education Association implement brain education in eight schools around the globe. IBREA assists youths in improving their educational performance through disciplined physical exercises.

The tickets are $10 each, 3 for $25, or 5 for $40. Residents may purchase tickets at the Alexandria Dahn Yoga Center, 1630 King St Alexandria. For questions, call 703-684-7717 or email Alexandria@dahnyoga.com. Ticket sales will end on Sept. 11. For further information on IBREA, go to ibreaus.org The following are among the more than 30 prizes for raffle winners: Ladies diamond ring – value $2,400, Dell studio XPS desktop computer – value $1,400, one week at Massanutten Resort in 2013 – value $1,200, 3-day weekend for four at Rehoboth Beach in September 2012 – value $650, Mingus martini pitcher – value $270, and 4 seasonal flower arrangements – value $200.