Recent News

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.

05/28/17

Thank you for your donation!

The Rex and Furthur Foundations thank you for your support and join you in wishing Billy and Kelly a wonderful life together. You will receive a formal acknowledgement soon, but meanwhile, your kindness is much appreciated.

05/24/17

Procida Wedding Donation Page

Billy and  Kelly  have asked that in lieu of a gift that you consider making a tax deductible donation to two organizations that are important to them: the Rex Foundation, established by the Grateful Dead, and Bob Weir’s own personal foundation, the Furthur Foundation. To make this process as simple as possible, the Rex Foundation will act […]

04/11/17

Fire on the Mountain 2017 Photo Album

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Sharing a few scenes from this year’s Fire on the Mountain Ski Challenge! Thanks for your support! We want to thank our friends at the Squaw Valley Resort, WinterWonderGrass, The North Face, Putnam, and J.P. Morgan Securities for helping make this event possible. Photos by Alan Sheckter where noted.

03/31/17

Who’ll Throw Out the First Pitch April 11 at Fenway? It Could Be You…

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Red Sox fans, here’s your chance to have a once-in-a-lifetime experience and support Rex’s work at the same time. Place the high bid in this auction, and you’ll be the one to throw out the first pitch when the Sox meet the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park on Grateful Dead Night April 11. Proceeds go to […]

02/23/17

Fire on the Mountain: Sponsorship Opportunities

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Fire on the Mountain offers a great chance to support your company while showing your support for Rex. Check out some sponsorship opportunities! Platinum: Event, $5,000 -Two teams (8 participants) -Your logo displayed at our pre-event breakfast and post-event party -Your logo on our event day rules -Your logo on our website and announcements -Special mention […]

02/16/17

Fire on the Mountain Ski Challenge Returns!

With all the snow falling up in the Sierra this winter, let’s get up there and take it all in! We are very pleased to announce the return of Fire on the Mountain, a vertical challenge ski race, on March 31, 2017 at the prestigious Squaw Valley Resort. The race brings skiers together to compete on mandatory runs to accumulate […]

02/08/17

The Contribution Supports Rex With ‘Back This Way’

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Tim Carbone, Phil Ferlino, Jeff Miller, Keith Moseley, Sheryl Renee, Matt Butler, and Duane Trucks—AKA The Contribution—join musical forces to release their second album, Wilderness and Space, on LoHi Records. Over the next several months, they’ll be releasing tracks one at a time. The first track, “Back This Way,” is due for release February 17—and its […]

12/26/16

More Grantees for 2016

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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 […]

11/30/16

Amy Helm on Ramble On Rose

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Check out this great interview with Amy Helm about her father, Levon Helm, as well as the Midnight Ramble Band and their upcoming appearance at The Fillmore! (Amy Helm photo © Rich Gastwirt)