The Beat Within

The Beat Within

2008 BILL GRAHAM AWARD The Beat Within’s mission is to provide incarcerated youth with consistent opportunity to share their ideas and life experiences in a safe space that encourages literacy, self-expression, some critical thinking skills, and healthy, supportive...
All Stars Project of the San Francisco Bay Area

All Stars Project of the San Francisco Bay Area

2008 JERRY GARCIA AWARD The All Stars Project of the San Francisco Bay Area (ASP of SF Bay Area) brings innovative, performance-based development opportunities to youth throughout the Bay Area’s poorest neighborhoods. All Stars’ after-school programs support young...
Ali Akbar College of Music

Ali Akbar College of Music

2008 RALPH J. GLEASON AWARD The mission of the Ali Akbar College of Music is to teach, perform and preserve the classical music of North India—specifically the Seni Baba Allauddin Gharana (tradition)—and to offer this great musical legacy to all who wish to learn. The...