Yesterday, a coalition of Schools of Rock (Aurora, Broomfield, Boulder and Denver) came out in support of Musicians In Action at the Oriental Theater. Thank you to all of these great performers who helped us raise resources for Urban Peak. And a big thank you to the continuing support from the Oriental Theater! This … More Thank you to the Oriental Theater and Metro Area Schools of Rock!
Please join us this Sunday (February 10th) when four Schools of Rock return to the Oriental Theater in support of Musicians In Action! Young musicians from Aurora, Broomfield, Denver and Lakewood will be performing all afternoon. Doors open at 1:30pm and the show rocks from 2pm – 6pm. M.I.A. is collecting bathroom hygiene items for … More The Schools of Rock return to the Oriental Theater, February 10th!
Last night, Musicians In Action served dinner at the Ronald McDonald House in Aurora for families with kids at the Children’s Hospital. A big thank you to M.I.A. Treasurer Sue Englestad for all of the planning and execution. And thank you, once again to Zillow volunteers (Matt, Chelsea, Jason, Addison and Britney) who helped us … More M.I.A. serves a meal at the Ronald McDonald House in Aurora…
This past Sunday, some employees of Zillow Group joined M.I.A. in serving a meal at Senior Support Services. SSS is Denver’s only day center for homeless seniors. SSS serves meals six days a week as well as providing many other critical services to those at risk. Zillow Group will also be one of the main … More Thank you, Zillow, for supporting Musicians In Action!
Musicians In Action is collecting diapers in November for the Gathering Place. Will you help us? The Gathering Place is Denver’s only day center for women and children experiencing poverty and homelessness. If you have donations, please contact marc at MusiciansInAction.org for a convenient pick up and thanks for your support!
On October 6th, board member Sheri O’Leary and husband Dan hosted M.I.A.’s first annual OctoberFest winter clothing drive for homeless seniors. We collected multiple carloads of jackets, hoodies, blankets and other layers, delivering these to Senior Support Services last week (thank you, Sue and Mike for making the deliveries!). And we are still … More Thanks for your support with the winter clothing drive!
Too soon? Not really – you can already feel the evening chills starting to return to Colorado. M.I.A. will be conducting a full-on blanket and coat drive this August to get a jump on the winter season. If you have any items to donate, please contact us for a convenient pickup time and you’ll receive … More Winter is coming…
Musicians In Action will be supplying the music for Manny’s SummerFest this Saturday, May 19th (2pm – 6pm). This is an annual fundraiser for Senior Support Services, Denver’s only day center for seniors experiencing homelessness and hunger. This event features local breweries and vineyards, food and of course live music (The Legendary hitchhikers). For tickets, … More Manny’s SummerFest this Saturday, May 19th!
A special memorial show for Jaime at Baker Street DTC… This past Christmas, Denver lost a talented musician and kind mentor, Jaime (Blair) Preston. Jaime created various musical ensembles, including Bad Toby and Reckless Measures. He also joined the Legendary Hitchhikers on stage most of last summer and mentored members of the prog/rock band known … More Memorial show for Jaime (Blair) Preston…
A big thank you to M.I.A. Treasurer, Sue Englestad, for organizing the M.I.A. board to serve at the Aurora Ronald McDonald House in January! The Ronald McDonald House mainly provides comfortable, low-cost housing to out-of-town families needing to be near their hospitalized children. M.I.A. prepared and served a meal to about 50 people. The Ronald … More Thank you to the board of M.I.A.!