Friends of the School








Radicle Herb Shop (formally The Herb Shoppe) is a community oriented retail business focused on providing the highest quality herbs and botanical products. One of the cornerstones of Radicle Herb Shop is to be a resource for our community in the study of herbal medicine and traditional healing, and thus we offer workshops and classes open to the public.



perelandraPerelandra Natural Foods is Brooklyn’s largest independently owned natural food store! Since 1976 we’ve been bringing you the best in natural and organic foods. We offer a large selection of exclusively Certified Organic Produce, as well as an extensive supplement department with friendly, knowledgeable staff and the best eco-friendly haircare, bodycare and cosmetics around!


KamwoKamwo Meridian Herbs is the oldest and largest Chinese herbal dispensary on the East Coast, in operation since 1973. They retail acupuncture supplies, bulk herbs, natural personal care products, and professional services such as custom formula fulfillment, vacuum packing and encapsulation services. Kamwo offers retail of a wide range of over the counter and professional herbal products, and an on site clinic offering acupuncture, massage, and herbal consultations.

Evolver is creating a platform for content, learning, and commerce serving a global community of conscious consumers seeking optimal states of well being in mind, body, and spirit. It is their intention< to become a leading trust-agent for individuals and groups participating in our transformative culture, one of wisdom, beauty, and fun.


The NYIOA is NYC’s first professional training center for Aromatherapy.  We offer DIY workshops, master level seminars and introductory classes. We are approved and have a retail shop in the East Village that sells genuine and authentic essential oils and an extensive array of ingredients to make skin care products.




Remedies Herb Shop sells loose herbs, roots barks and spices, essential oils, flower essences and tinctures, as well as many lovely hand-crafted herbal goodies. For you, your loved ones, your four legged friends and your home, everything is organic and/or chemical free, and comes from environmentally friendly and ethically minded sources.



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Tri-State College of Acupuncture is one of the oldest acupuncture schools in the United States. Located on West 14th street in New York City, offering dynamic, innovative professional training programs and providing affordable acupuncture care to the NYC community.




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The American Herbalists Guild was founded in 1989 as a non-profit, educational organization to represent the goals and voices of herbalists specializing in the medicinal use of plants. Their primary goal is to promote a high level of professionalism and education in the study and practice of therapeutic herbalism.






United Plant Savers’ mission is to protect native medicinal plants of the United States and Canada and their native habitat while ensuring an abundant renewable supply of medicinal plants for generations to come.





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Mountain Rose Herbs offers high quality organic bulk herbs, gourmet spices, loose leaf teas, essential oils, herbal extracts, and natural body care ingredients. Our extensive selection includes certified organic, fair trade, ethically wild harvested, & Kosher certified botanical products.


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Living Wisdom’s Foundations of Ayurveda Course has been created for those interested in exploring the healing wisdom of Ayurveda and learning its practical tools. The course offers an introduction for lay people who want to learn Ayurveda to establish a healthy lifestyle for themselves and their families; it offers a foundation for yoga practitioners and teachers, and health professionals including herbalists, nutritionists, body workers, polarity therapists and aromatherapists, who wish to integrate its principles of health and longevity into their practice.




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Restoration Herbs offers workshops and courses, regular meetings, herbal consultations, books and more. Restoration Herbs is the place where Leslie Alexander offers a window into her practice. It’s a place to go if you want to attend or offer to host a workshop, explore how to prepare medicinals, expand your expertise or broaden your practice.