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05/02/17

Wall Street Dead aHead Gathering October 24 in NYC

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Wall Street folks, heads up! Wall Street Dead aHead Networking Events, who kindly chose Rex as an Affliate Charity, are having their annual gathering in NYC this October 24. If you’d like more info or think you need to be there, find out more.

07/25/16

Wall Street Dead aHead Networking Events Hosts Wine Tasting for Rex

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August 9 in NYC, join Rex Executive Director Cameron Sears to learn more about Rex and our ongoing work. It’s happening at a special wine-tasting event benefiting Rex, and hosted by our kind friends Wall Street Dead aHead Networking Events, who say, “Getting Personal is what we are all about!” Find out more.  

01/08/16

Wall Street Dead aHead in the News!

Last October, we were honored to be chosen as the Affiliate Charity at Wall Street Dead aHead Networking Events’ annual gathering in NYC.  Here’s a great article in Rolling Stone about it all! It was an awesome experience of connecting with great folks, and we thank founder Deb Solomon for including us.

09/14/15

Supporting Rex-On Wall Street

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  Once in a while you get shown the light in the strangest of places… Even Wall Street, as investor Deb Solomon discovered a few years back when she found her networking resources falling a bit short. “I needed to meet new people on Wall Street,” she recalls. “Every networking event I went to started […]

12/20/17

Dancing in the Street: Thank You!

(Check out photos and videos from this incredible event here!) Rex Executive Director Cameron Sears says: We really had a terrific night December 9 at the Fillmore as we came together and celebrated the Summer of Love — a great reason to assemble the stellar cast of musicians on the stage. What a joy it […]

03/03/11

Michael Franti and the Battle Against Cynicism

jormaRalph J. Gleason Award Recipient Michael Franti talks about his music, his influences, and his determination to share a positive view of life.

08/11/06

Tiny Group, Huge Impact

North Bay’s New Economy Working Solutions (NEWS) helps working families, by getting often-hostile factions to form coalitions and work together by Mary Eisenhart “Winning the Community Benefits Agreement from the SMART train transit district has really emboldened all of us. All of these groups have been working in these trenches for years. None of us […]

07/20/06

New Economy Working Solutions

North Bay’s New Economy Working Solutions (NEWS) helps working families, by getting often-hostile factions to form coalitions and work together

“Winning the Community Benefits Agreement from the SMART train transit district has really emboldened all of us. All of these groups have been working in these trenches for years. None of us would have been able to accomplish this alone, but having put together this very coherent entity – we’re on the map now. The policy-makers know us.” – Ben Boyce, NEWS

12/27/12

Checking in With Pete Sears

Moonalice band photoMost Rex fans are probably familiar with Pete Sears from his work back in the day with artists like Rod Stewart, Jefferson Starship, Hot Tuna, and in more recent times with our good friends and Rex Musical Caravan mainstays Moonalice. His name has also come up a lot in connection with his support of Rex grantee Project Avary. Perhaps not so well known, though, is the fact that Pete also knows Rex from the perspective of having been a grantee himself, with Rex having helped fund a human-rights video he made in 1988.

06/01/07

Willie Mae Rock Camp for Girls

Discovering their inner musician, New York girls and young women find a whole new way to look at life. By Mary Eisenhart “We’ve found that girls who might not have ever met in their home communities in New York can come together and share a love of music, start working together and bring their ideas […]