A new nonprofit is holding its first event at the Comedy Store in Hollywood, to benefit Upward Bound House
Give Back Through Music is a new 501(c)(3) setting out to empower music fans to embrace the art of giving. The nonprofit is producing music events that provide fans with exclusive access to immersive experiences with the artists. Proceeds from these events will help to fund local charities in the Los Angeles area that focus on initiatives that advance human and animal welfare.
The first event will benefit Upward Bound House, which provides aid and housing to homeless families in Los Angeles. The music and comedy show will feature five bands and several comedians at the Comedy Store in Hollywood on February 19th.
Artists performing include Stephen Perkins (Jane’s Addiction, Porno for Pyros), Nalle Colt (Vintage Trouble), Chris Wyse (The Cult, Hollywood Vampires, Ozzy Osbourne, Ace Frehley), Carmine Rojas (David Bowie, Tina Turner, Rod Stewart) and many others.
In connection with the event, the charity is auctioning musical gear and memorabilia donated by artists including Stephen Perkins, Steve Lukather and Steve Vai.
Co-founders Breck Philip, Fabrizio Grossi and Marc Reiser have planned their nonprofit for three year, but were delayed because of the pandemic.
“We’re excited to gather our friends and supporters to launch Give Back Through Music while raising money for an important group of people here in L.A.” says Grossi, president, a touring musician and producer himself, who will be performing at the event.
“This is the first of four events that Give Back Through Music is currently producing” says Philip, who is busy gathering initial sponsors interested in helping the new charity as it launches.
“We’re fortunate to work with an expansive and diverse group of musicians who are eager to give back to the community.”
Tickets to the event can be purchased at: https://www.showclix.com/event/home-february19th
About Give Back Through Music
We are a Los Angeles based 501(c)(3) with the mission of producing exclusive music and event experiences that empower music fans to help charities advancing human and animal welfare.
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