Category: Community Connections
Rex grantee Bread & Roses presents a not-to-be-missed one-day benefit sale featuring fine art created by some of the music worldâ€™s most extraordinary music legends and curated by renowned gallery owner Donna Seager. Pieces to be shown include a limited edition thirteen-color and separated serigraph of Jerry Garcia painted by Grace Slick; a limited edition […]
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Rex grantee Little Kids Rock is currently holding a fundraising auction to support its work of bringing music instruction back to underfunded public schools. Many artists have customized Strats for the cause, among them Stanley Mouse, who’s contributed a distinctly Dead-themed image. Also up for bid: one-of-a-kind guitars byÂ Ziggy Marley, Jack Johnson, Michael Franti, […]
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Rex grantee Black Rock Arts Foundation is associated with KidAroo through the Black Rock Arts Foundation founding board member Harley K. Dubois. KidAroo is a new music festival for kids, benefiting programs at San Francisco’s Yick Wo Elementary School, on Saturday, September 25. Here’s the press release: New Music Festival Lets Kids Rock Out on […]
June 3, 2010: Rex grantee the New Old Time Chautauqua launches its summer tour this month in San Francisco on June 19 with a performance at Fort Mason in San Francisco. Keep the Faith blends the raucous and the sublime — folk music, aerial acts, new music, poetry, juggling, Sousa marches, bubble magic, beat box […]
Rex board members Mickey Hart and Carolyn (Mountain Girl) Garcia hosted a benefit for Haiti’s earthquake victims at the Fillmore in San Francisco on February 13. The benefit featured Mickey Hart & Friends with Giovanni Hidalgo, Sikiru Adepoju, and Rebeca Mauleon, Big Head Todd and The Monsters, Brett Dennen and Amos Lee. ProceedsÂ benefit What […]
Sandy Sohcot, executive director, and Mary Eisenhart, editor, RexFoundation.org in conversation on October 2, 2009 about the Rex Foundation Renewal effort since 2001.
Sandy Sohcot, executive director in conversation with Mary Eisenhart, RexFoundation.org editor, discussing the Rex Community Caravan, October 2, 2009.