The Woody Guthrie Tribute Project Benefit Concert and Canned Food Drive
Conceived both as a personal challenge to myself and as a way to give back to my community I embarked on a 100 day effort to learn and perform 100 Woody Guthrie songs the first 100 days of the new presidential administration. Ive got a bunch of musician friends to join me and we are putting out daily videos on You Tube of these songs.
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On day 100 (earth day) we plan to give a Woody Guthrie tribute concert and invite friends from various non-profits whose missions involved strengthening our communities and fighting for social, civil and environmental justice, to speak about their groups and how people can help and become involved.
We are being sponsored by KGNU and I will be doing a radio show with them some time in the near future.
Contributing non-profits to date:
I Have a Dream Foundation of Boulder County: www.ihaveadreamboulder.org
The Colorado Immigrant Rights Coalition: www.coloradoimmigrant.org
Sister Carmen Community Center: www.sistercarmen.org
East Boulder County United: http://eastbocounited.org/
Out Boulder County: Outboulder.org
Contributing musicians to date: Steve Ayers, Tim Ostdiek, Antonio Lopez, Mike Wiebold, Shawn Cupolo, Health Ellis, Mark Kaczorowski, Jeff Becker, and many more to come. A good number of these folks will be joining us for the show on April 22.