Band Aid School of Music Rock Band Showcase + special guests DAN DYER & KEVIN McKINNEY!

When:
February 19, 2017 @ 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
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Where:
ONE-2-ONE BAR
1509 S Lamar Blvd
Austin, TX 78704
USA

Band Aid School of Music rock band showcase + special guests DAN DYER & KEVIN McKINNEY!
All ages – $20 suggested donation – 2-5pm

Join the Music Moves Mountains Foundation & Band Aid School of Music initiative to raise funds for:

-Music Scholarships for disadvantaged children
-Special Needs Adaptive/Inclusive Training for Music Instructors
-Additional Music Equipment and Gear
-Music therapy workshops

Fundraising Goals:
$20,000 Annual Scholarships
$15,000 Additional Music Equipment and Gear (itemized list available)
$5,000 Special Needs Adaptive/Inclusive Training for Music Instructors
$5,000 Music therapy workshops

Ways to Support:
-Become a sponsor (individual/corporate levels available)
-Give a tax-deductible gift directly to MMMF at http://www.musicmovesmountains.org/ (or by mail at P.O. Box 41802, Austin, Texas 78704)
-Make an in-kind donation (goods, services, etc.)
-Donate silent auction items to raise funds
-Bid on silent auction items (online on eBay or in-person at benefit)
-Volunteer time to help promote fundraising campaign and benefit
-Pledge to become an annual partner for programs/services

Your contribution to the BASOM/MMMF effort will have a direct impact to:
•the future of Austin’s youth by giving them a safe, supportive, and positive space to grow through musical mentorship, experiences and relationships that provide life lessons and self-confidence
•building local business and music scene by cultivating a new generation of talent and the professionals behind them
•bringing more opportunity to special populations and disadvantaged kids by offering inclusion and bridging the gap with social mobility
•continuing the cycle of “playing” it forward in your community

Band Aid School of Music (BASOM) has been providing the best in music instruction, rock band programs/camps, and hands-on music performance, songwriting, production, business and recording opportunities in Austin since 2009. A local and national award-winning school, BASOM serves over 250 students and is equipped with 20 instructors between two locations. Due to its success and rapid growth, construction is under way for the expansion of the Thornton Road location. As a local, family-owned business that has been more than generous in serving the Austin community by providing over $2000 in scholarships every month and raising over $20,000 in funds for local charities, the time has come to ask for support in continuing their great work. www.bandaidschoolofmusic.com

The Music Moves Mountains Foundation (MMMF) is a local 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization offering a series of projects, programs, and services utilizing the scientifically-proven powers of music to change and improve the quality of lives. As part of their All Abilities Rock program and the Play It Forward initiative, MMMF joins in BASOM’s efforts to raise funds for scholarships for disadvantaged children, special needs adaptive/inclusive training for music instructors, additional music equipment and gear, and for music therapy workshops. www.musicmovesmountains.org

General/Press contact: Julie Frost (405) 694-3700 julie.frost@musicmovesmountains.org
P.O. Box 41802, Austin, TX 78704

Sponsorship info: James Mays (512) 730-0592
james@bandaidschoolofmusic.com