08/28/2012 11:49 pm ET Updated Aug 29, 2012

Volunteers At HuffPost's RNC 'Oasis' Talk About Why They Are Here (VIDEO)

Yesterday, the nonprofit Off The Mat, which uses the power of yoga to inspire conscious, sustainable activism and ignite grassroots social change descended on Aja Channelside, a venue in Tampa, Fl. to cohost The Huffington Post’s Oasis. The Oasis is a place to nourish the minds, bodies and souls of delegates and convention attendees. Off The Mat, Into the World facilitates personal empowerment through leadership trainings, fostering community collaboration, and initiating local and global service projects.

In this video, volunteers Terri Cooper and Scott Roberts talk to HuffPost Live's Abby Huntsman about why they are here.