Hidden Wings

Hidden Wings

2012 BILL GRAHAM AWARD Hidden Wings is a non-profit dedicated to elevating the gifts of young adults with autism, so that they might have a full and productive life in society. Most high school graduates with autism are ill-prepared to face the challenges of the...
Young Women’s Drumming Empowerment Project

Young Women’s Drumming Empowerment Project

2012 JERRY GARCIA AWARD CO-RECIPIENT The Young Women’s Drumming Empowerment Project gives rise to young women’s self-esteem, self expression, and positive development through drumming, poetry, movement, song and performance. Since 2005 YWDEP has been organizing a...
Enriching Lives Through Music

Enriching Lives Through Music

2012 JERRY GARCIA AWARD CO-RECIPIENT The mission of ELM is to inspire underserved youth of the Canal neighborhood in San Rafael to achieve excellence in all facets of their lives through music education, performance and participation in a music community. ELM’s goals...
Miranda Ferriss Jones

Miranda Ferriss Jones

2012 RALPH J. GLEASON AWARD The Precipice is an original dark fairytale that is destined to be a genre-breaking piece of theater–a dazzling menage a trois between Cirque du Soleil, Alvin Ailey, and the Broadway hit Wicked, with a jazz twist. The Precipice merges...