12/28/11

Acknowledgments and Appreciation: Run for the Roses

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ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS TO ALL WHOSE GENEROUS EFFORTS MADE POSSIBLE
RUN FOR THE ROSES – CELEBRATING THE MUSIC OF JERRY GARCIA, ROBERT HUNTER & THE JERRY GARCIA BAND
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 3, 2011 – THE FILLMORE, SAN FRANCISCO

Presenting the December 3rd  benefit is a vital part of Rex Foundation efforts.  It is through events like Run for the Roses that we endeavor to raise funds for grant making while also providing unique musical experiences and the environment for joyful community connection.  All of us at the Rex Foundation want to extend our heartfelt appreciation to everyone who contributed their talents, resources, time and creativity to help make Run for the Roses a very special evening and great success.

Musicians
Matt Butler, Musical Conductor

Opening Set:
Tim Bluhm and Greg Loiacono of The Mother Hips, with Nicki Bluhm, Dan Eisenberg, and Scott Thunes

Jerry Garcia Band Tribute Set:
Greg Anton, Sunshine (Garcia) Becker, John Kadlecik, Melvin Seals, Mike Sugar, standing in for Robin Sylvester

Everyone Orchestra Finale:
All musicians listed above, with Tim Carbone, Katy Gaughan and Special Guest John Morgan Kimock

Event Production
Matt Butler, Everyone Orchestra
Sandy Sohcot, Rex Executive Director

Event Coordination
Tia Christiansen, Moving Parts Productions, Inc.

Silent Auction Oversight
Cali Gilbert, Serendipity Promotions & Event Management

Ambiance Oversight
Jill McCoy

The Rex Bus
Zim Caroselli

Catering
Delicious, Inc.

Poster & Event Graphics Design
Rob Helmstetter, Foundations Design

Poster Printing
Good Thoughts Printing
Watermark Press

Special Thanks
Bill Graham Presents
Michael Bailey
Amie Bailey
Matt Lawsky
GDTS,TOO
Blair Jackson
JamBase.com
Mary Eisenhart
Local 16 I.A.T. S. E.

Funders of the Jerry Garcia Award
Tim and Roo Duncan
Martin Knott
James McElwee
Marc Morgenstern
Stu and Robin Nixon
Damian O’Doherty

Rex Foundation Event Committee
Dennis Alpert
Matt Butler
Barry Caplan
Andy Gadiel
Freddy Hahne
Nick Morgan
Cliff Palefsky
Nadia Prescher
Cameron Sears
Sandy Sohcot
Tim Walther

Rex Foundation Staff
Sandy Sohcot, Executive Director
Chris Meharg, Office Administrator

In Kind Goods & Services
Best Western Hotel Tomo
www.hoteltomo.com

Jay Blakesberg
www.blakesberg.com

Grand Bakery
510-465-1110

Grateful Graphics
www.gratefulgraphics.com

Judy’s Breadsticks
www.lovesticks.com

Lillie Belle Farms – Hand Made Organic Chocolates
www.lilliebellefarms.com

Merryvale Vineyards & Starmont Winery
www.merryvale.com

Susana Millman Photography
www.mamarazi.com

Bob Minkin
www.minkindesign.com

Sherri Morris, Morris Fine Art Services
www.sherrimorris.com

Rhino Entertainment
www.rhino.com

Susan J. Weiand Photography
www.susanjweiand.com

Silver Oak Cellars
www.silveroak.com

Tory Farms
Tory Farms | CUESA

Scott Wiseman, Nitecat Media
www.nitecat.com

Silent Auction Treasures
Jay Blakesberg
www.blakesberg.com

Coturri Wine
www.coturriwinery.com

Cruisin Partners, LLC
www.bowlingshirt.com

Gloria & Vince DiBiase, VinGlo Arts
www.vinglo.com

Hal Feiger and David Goines

Annabelle Garcia

Carolyn Garcia

Herb Greene
www.herbgreenefoto.com

Paul Grushkin
www.paulgrushkin.com

Zane Kesey
www.key-z.com

KFOG Radio and Rosalie Howarth
www.kfog.com

Kathy Krisinski & Ocean Child Bath & Body Products

Pedro Mena

Susana Millman Photography
www.mamarazi.com

Bob Minkin
www.minkindesign.com

Stanley Mouse
www.mousestudios.com

Jodie Newdelman
www.monkeyandtheengineer.com

Rhino Entertainment
www.rhino.com

Silver Oak Cellars
www.silveroak.com

TELEFUNKEN-Elektroakustic
www.telefunken-elektroakustik.com

Bill Walton
www.billwalton.com

Volunteers

Frankie Accardi-Peri
Maggie Azer
Patrick Balduchi
Linda Ballard
Liz Baqir-Mirsky
Zim Caroselli
Lorna Dee Cervantes
Tina Cochen
Howard Cohen
Katt Drummer
Betsy Ann Gallagher
Vera Gilpin
Jason Gowe
Sandra Gumpert
Bari Halperin
Joni Harding
Kathy Krisinski
Alex Lotterer
Danuta McCarthy
Jill McCoy
Erin McMahon
John Mirsky
Michael Peri
Anthony Perrone
Maggie & Tom Pinatelli
John Prince
Danny Rozell
Erin Schuelke
Ed Spruiel
Leah  Steinberg
Mike Taylor
Mark Treacy
Kaycee Wilson