Hidden Leaf Foundation

labyrinth1Hidden Leaf’s mission is to expand inner awareness within social change organizations in order to enhance the effectiveness of the progressive movement. We do this by promoting transformative awareness practices which help us still our minds and reflect on our own internal conditioning to align our values, thinking, and actions to advance a more just, ecologically healthy and compassionate society.


Hidden Leaf is hiring: Executive Director


Tara Brown announced in November (Transition Announcement) that she will be transitioning from her role as Hidden Leaf’s Director in mid-2018. The board is deeply grateful for Tara’s leadership over the past 15 years and grateful to have her continued wisdom on the Hidden Leaf board. We are excited to engage a new Executive Director for this full-time position based in the Bay Area. The position announcement and application details are available here (ED Position Announcement) and the deadline for applications is February 1, 2018.


Hidden Leaf offers grants to progressive social change and leadership development organizations that use awareness practices to enhance their work, as well as to groups that are building the field of transformative social change.

Hidden Leaf founder
Dave Brown

1936 – 2013