Tag: Carolyn Garcia


Rex Founders, Friends and Family to Speak at So Many Roads Conference

On Saturday, November 8, Rex co-founder and Board Member Carolyn Garcia, Executive Director Cameron Sears, and Sandy Sohcot, Executive Director of The World As It Could Be Human Rights Education Program, will take part in a roundtable discussion of “‘The More That You Give’: Philanthropy, Philosophy, and the Rex Foundation.” Chaired by Rex Advisory Board […]


A Visit to the Big Easy

On a recent trip to New Orleans, Rex board member Carolyn Garcia and Rosalie Howarth paid a visit to 2005 Ralph J. Gleason Award recipients WWOZ. Good vibes and bon temps all around!


Thanks to the Sacramento Kings–and All of You!

On Friday, April 20th, the Sacramento Kings and Maloof Family once again provided a special occasion to pay tribute to the Grateful Dead and generously support the Rex Foundation.  At the pre-game gathering, Bill Walton orchestrated fun storytelling with Carolyn Garcia and Dennis McNally about experiences with the Grateful Dead over the years.  Susana Millman […]


Tix now on sale! Friday, April 20th Sacramento Kings 2nd Annual Grateful Dead Night

    Now on sale! Bill Walton makes the big announcement: httpv://youtu.be/p4HNxBTDK10 We are excited to announce that the Sacramento Kings will hold their 2nd Annual Grateful Dead Tribute night featuring Bill Walton and special guests on Friday, April 20th.  The Rex Foundation will receive charitable proceeds from this event and once again be able […]


An Evening of Storytelling at TRI Studios: Page 3

More video excerpts from An Evening of Rex Storytelling at TRI Studios page 1 page 2 httpv://youtu.be/Ibwt00EpaLw Barlow talks about philanthropy httpv://youtu.be/jolZ_qmMkFE Mickey & Barlow talk about the Lithuanian basketball team httpv://youtu.be/rG9QlAE1qvY Bob Weir talks about intuition and Rex Foundation httpv://youtu.be/_ZIQp3KiLsc Mickey Hart talks about The Mickey Hart Band httpv://youtu.be/HHQ24etto7M Carolyn Garcia talks about Rex […]


An Evening of Rex Storytelling from TRI Studios: Page 2

More video excerpts from An Evening of Rex Storytelling at TRI Studios page 1 page 3 httpv://youtu.be/KVYXKcmppXY Bob Weir talks about the TRI Studios vision httpv://youtu.be/qcgypiSO8Zs Mickey Hart talks about the origins of the Rex Foundation httpv://youtu.be/KpddzfjD-4U Barlow talks about deadicated Rex grantees httpv://youtu.be/oNGKZrLIO0U Carolyn Garcia talks about early Rex grant proposals httpv://youtu.be/iY2XmAG6Rl0 Bob Weir […]


Thank You, San Francisco Giants!

It was another memorable night at AT&T Park as the San Francisco Giants celebrated Grateful Dead Night August 9 with an evening that included much  festivity (including a pre-game fundraiser in Triples Alley featuring longtime Rex supporters Tribal Hippie Underground Zone-THUGZ). You’re sure to recognize a few faces in these scenes captured by Bob Minkin […]


An Evening of Rex Storytelling from TRI Studios: Page 1

Inspired by Jon McIntire and Mickey Hart’s idea  of having  long-standing Rex board members tell stories about Rex grants that were especially memorable to them over the years, we recently were able to put together a special occasion at Bob Weir’s TRI Studios.  Having  seen Bill Walton’s magic in eliciting great tales at the Sacramento […]


Rex on the Radio: KMUD and The Wheel

KMUD community radio from Mendocino County, California, recently broadcast a report on Rex’s  The Wheel benefit concert at the Fillmore, with music from the performers and interviews in which Rex board members Freddy Hahne and Carolyn Garcia talk about the event and the history that led to it. Listen to the interview podcast here.


Rex invites Musicians, Bands and Promoters to get on Board the Rex Music Caravan

The Rex Foundation hopes you all get on board the Rex Music Caravan over the summer when you encounter a Rex Jam at the summer festivals or see one of the bands on the Music Caravan. Rex Jams are when one of the bands announces from the stage that “this is a Rex Jam segment”. […]