Category: Grantee Stories

09/06/17

Our 2017 Grantees (So Far…)

Brown Girl Surf group photo

2016 Jerry Garcia Award Mariachi Heritage Foundation ($10,000) April 2017 Grants Corcovado Foundation ($2,500) Friends of Outlet Creek ($4,000) Hope on a String ($5,000) Melmark New England ($5,000) New American Story Project ($2,500) August 2017 Grants Berkeley Music Group ($5,000) Brown Girl Surf ($5,000) Clarion Music Performing Arts Center ($5,000) Corazon de Healdsburg ($5,000) Dec My Room – SF […]

12/26/16

More Grantees for 2016

Indigenous Environmental Network

As 2016 winds down, we’re delighted to share these fine organizations with you. Thanks to your kind generosity, we’ve been able to support their work with grants this year, and we encourage you to check out what they’ve been doing. (Look here for recipients of grants earlier in 2016) Grants Berkshire HorseWorks $5,000 The Bill […]

10/13/16

“Ramble On Rose” Brings Midnight Ramble Band to The Fillmore December 3

Ramble on Rose square image

Just announced: Wake the Dead opens!   Limited number of general admission tickets now on sale! Earlier this year, the Rex Foundation Board of Directors presented our Ralph J. Gleason award to Levon Helm. Named after the renowned music journalist from San Francisco who was a major figure in the advancement of music in America in the 1960s, […]

08/30/16

Rex Joins Franti to Support Equality in NC

Michael Franti and friend at NC benefit

We were very pleased to provide a $5,000 matching grant when Ralph J. Gleason Award recipient Michael Franti and Seane Corn joined forces this past July at  Battleship Park in Wilmngton, NC,  to benefit the Human Rights Campaign and Equality North Carolina. This event followed one the two collaborators hosted two years ago aboard the […]