Entries by Ken Wells

Foundation gives $215,325 to Beneficiary Organizations

Grass Roots Gay Rights Foundation Announces 2016 Contributions of $215,325 to Beneficiary Organizations SAN FRANCISCO, CA. November 9, 2016 — The Grass Roots Gay Rights Foundation today concluded its 2016 fundraising season of events. The Foundation produces the annual REAL BAD fundraising party that follows San Francisco’s world-renowned Folsom Street Fair, the REACH Pride T-Dance […]

2016 DJs and Posters revealed!

PRESS RELEASE Grass Roots Gay Rights Foundation Announces 2016 Season of Events Details: Beneficiary Organizations, DJs, and Posters for REAL BAD XXVIII, REACH, and RECOVERY SAN FRANCISCO, CA. June 11, 2016 — Grass Roots Gay Rights Foundation today announced their 2016 season of events and beneficiaries. The Foundation produces the annual REAL BAD fundraising party […]

BLACK TEA RAISES $3,700

BLACK TEA RAISES $3,700 BENEFITING GRASS ROOTS GAY RIGHTS FOUNDATION & FOLSOM STREET EVENTS Thank you all for coming out in support of HERO presents Black Tea! DJ Abel spun a legendary set of tea dance classics to an enthusiastic crowd at Ruby Skye! This amazing partnership with HERO raised $1,850 each for both the Grass […]

REAL BAD XXVII Underground DJ – Brian Maier

The REAL BAD XXVII Underground DJ is Brian Maier, from San Francisco! Brian Maier, San Francisco’s own, will offer an alternative dance floor with music in the Underground. The soundscapes Brian creates typically blend old-style disco with present-day techno, and of course present some modern day vocals to get audiences engaged and enthralled. A mixture of […]

REAL BAD XXVII Main Room DJ – Jesus Pelayo

The REAL BAD XXVII Main Room DJ is Jesus Pelayo, from Madrid, Spain! Jesus  defines himself more as a musician than a DJ, although he has been DJing for friends in small and medium size parties for as long as he can remember. His experience spinning for large crowds has been enriched playing every year […]

Announcing the 2015 Beneficiaries!

The following organizations are the 2015 Beneficiaries of the Grass Roots Gay Rights Foundation, selected by all the members of the Foundation. Project Homeless Connect The mission of Project Homeless Connect is to connect San Franciscans experiencing homelessness with the care they need to move forward. HIV Story Project/ National AIDS Memorial Focused on bridging HIV/AIDS […]