Category: Press Releases

05/02/13

To Shed Light – Rex Executive Director Search

Rex Foundation Executive Director Job Description April 2013 From the Beginning: The Rex Foundation was born of the Grateful Dead’s generosity and desire to provide support to creative endeavors in the arts, sciences, and education. In the fall of 1983, the Rex Foundation was established as a non-profit charitable organization by members of the Grateful […]

06/14/12

Rex Announces 2011 Award Recipients

The Rex Foundation congratulates Diane di Prima, FAIR Fund, and the San Francisco Mime Troupe Youth Theater Project, 2011 recipients of the Ralph J. Gleason Award, Bill Graham Award, and Jerry Garcia Award. The Ralph J. Gleason Award honors the memory of the late music journalist, whose openness to new music and ideas transcended differences […]

04/28/11

Rex Foundation Announces New Board Members

San Francisco, California (April 28, 2011) – The Rex Foundation, a charitable organization dedicated to supporting distinctive arts, environmental and social services initiatives through grassroots giving and innovative programs, is excited to announce the addition of four new members to our board of directors. Our four new members are: Trixie Garcia – Bay Area artist, […]

08/10/10

August 10, 2010: Jerry Jams for Rex Release and Listening Party

HORNSBY, BLACK CROWES, SCI, YMSB & MORE OFFER LIVE VERSIONS OF GARCIA SONGS TO BENEFIT REX FOUNDATION ALBUM DUE AUGUST 10 IN HONOR OF 15 YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF GARCIA’S PASSING FREE ALBUM LISTENING PARTY THIS WEEK ONLY, EXCLUSIVELY AT WWW.NUGS.NET August 9, 2010 marks the 15-year anniversary of legendary musician and Grateful Dead co-founder Jerry […]