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- 12/21/18--00:00: Musicash Was Host to The Musicash Launch Party in October
- 01/01/19--00:00: ItÂs Time to Start Planning 2019 Events
Pharrell bows to the guest of honor in front of media wall by Step and Repeat LA
Glitz popped against Step and Repeat LAs media wall
Celebrity guests included Kelly Rowland, Tiffany Haddish, Wiz Khalifa, Rita Ora, Dr. Dre, Nicole Young among others. Beyoncé wowed the audience with a three-song performance.
This year the Spirit of Life Award went to Jon Platt. Jon is Chairman & CEO of Warner/Chappell Music, the longest-standing major music publishing company in the world. Over the course of an extraordinary career beginning as a teenage DJ in Denver, he climbed the ranks at EMI Music Publishing, joined Warner/Chappell in 2012, and rose to his current post in 2015. Jon has championed everyone from JAY-Z to Beyoncé, from Kanye West to Drake, from Usher to Rihanna, and from Brandy to Janet Jackson.
The Spirit of Life Award is the City of Hopes highest honor. Each year it recognizes a philanthropic leader whose work has fundamentally impacted music, film, or entertainment. Others receiving this prestigious music industry award include Mo Ostin, Clive Davis, Quincy Jones, Frances W. Preston, Shelli and Irving Azoff, Edgar Bronfman, Jr., Doug Morris, and Sir Lucian Grainge.
Step and Repeat LA created a dramatic 8 x 32 media wall for this event. The custom, seamless fabric print was stretched on a rigid wooden frame with jack supports. It was the perfect backdrop for the glitzy attire worn by the celebrities.
There are lots of step and repeat companies out there, and then there is Step and Repeat LA. Long regarded as the top company of its kind in the Los Angeles area, they excel in everything they do, from small family birthdays and anniversaries to business events, festivals, and glitzy galas. Step and Repeat LA always delivers, is always on time and makes every occasion unique with an added WOW factor.
Step and Repeat LA has top designers, fabricators, installers, and customer service representatives who are passionate about their work. Committed to their customers, their goal is to provide a great experience and create an unforgettable event.
EMAILWIRE.COM, December 21, 2018 ) Musicash, a music talent competition show that allows every participating contestant to win a prize, was host to their Musicash Launch Party at the Hollywood Avalon on October 17th. The event benefited Strength Behind Stars. Their mission is to build kinder schools by promoting tolerance, respect, and self-esteem. By concentrating their efforts, pre-k through 5th grade, their focused mission is to change the culture so that kindness becomes the new norm in our schools.
The evening included live performances by the Reverb Tap Company and Spanish artist Alexa Lace. Alexa Lace is a recording artist from Barcelona. She is the biggest Spanish international female artist at the moment, recording her music in Spanish as well as English. The well-attended event featured performances, great food, and lots of celebrities.
Musicash is a global online talent contest where talented singers from all across the world can participate and earn money from day one just by recording a simple video singing and then uploading it on Musica.sh.
Musicashs platform allows millions of visitors to see the uploaded videos and vote for their favorites. The talents get a share of all revenues from advertising and voting, and the winner of each season will get an artist contract and be able to record an album with some of the biggest songwriters and producers on the planet. This revolutionizing platform offers great opportunities to talents across the world.
Step and Repeat LA printed and installed an 8 x 20 step and repeat media wall for the Musicash Launch Party.
Step and Repeat LA is a one-stop shop for red-carpet events. Not only are they the leading backdrop company in the Los Angeles area, but are well known throughout the country. This knowledgeable company is readily available to discuss personal events such as birthdays and weddings as well as large corporate events and lavish fundraisers.
They offer a wide variety of products including their high-quality, custom backdrops, carpets in 13 colors, stanchions, media walls and hedge walls with 3D lettering and flowers. In the Los Angeles area, they will also deliver, set up and take down media walls, backdrops, and red-carpet displays. They are capable of meeting rush-order deadlines, and shipping within 24 hours of approval.
EMAILWIRE.COM, December 28, 2018 ) Highland, MI Driving Successful Lives, a Michigan-based national non-profit, has experienced steady growth while yet in its infancy. With its national roll-out, the organization is working feverishly to make the holiday season special for many families around the country.
Through Driving Successful Lives car & real estate donation programs, the 501(c) 3 is able to make use of unwanted and unused cars & properties and provide funding to associated charities or by directly providing donations that can be utilized by charitable organizations that include churches, shelters & food distribution programs.
A representative of the organization commented, Driving Successful Lives has been feeding the hungry, the homeless and disadvantaged people of many communities. Highlighting a primary focus of the car donation program.
Relating to the organizations part of the car & real estate donation programs that make vehicles and properties directly available to those in need, the rep added, Through collaborative efforts - working with other non-profits and charity partners, we have provided donations for many individuals, families and organizations to help to further their missions.
The cars & properties that we donate help families get re-established and on their feet as they work towards securing gainful employment. And, larger donated vehicles and commercial properties can be put to commercial use aiding various programs of the charity.
The Stake Truck, the Dump Truck and the 6 - 8 passenger vehicles allow for the transport of materials, building, clearing of areas for improvement and for the shuttling of people to church, programs, counseling, doctors appointments and therapy. Everybody works together for the greater good of mankind, the organization and to better the community.
The representative also detailed how Driving Successful Lives helps to feed those in need: Various stores and retail locations in the community support our mission to feed people. Most stores we call who provided food will match or outright donate food to our charity and we of course share with other charities so we can serve and reach more people. The quality of our food is primary grade and we pride ourselves on feeding folks fresh food.
About Driving Successful Lives:
Our mission is to facilitate your donations so that Veterans, Homeless Families, Children, Those with Addictions & other Non-Profits can benefit from your giving-forward.
Every time you give to the charity of your choice it may also create a tax benefit for you. The money, the items and the real property that you have donated to non-profit institutions throughout the tax year may be tax deductible which means that they could end up being the difference between a good tax return and a great tax return. Depending upon the kind of donation and the type of charity or foundation that you chose to donate to, the tax deduction it creates could be very helpful to you for reducing the amount taxes that you owe. Many successful and wealthy people state that at least to a certain degree, a part of whom they are and what they have become comes at least in part from the practice of giving. Contributing to charities can be a very convenient way to reduce your taxes.
Individual Real Estate Donations:
If you own a property that is deeded in your name, deeded to you and your spouse or if it is deeded to you and other individuals, the following rules apply:
If you have owned the property for at least one year it falls under the long term capital gain classification of properties. This will allow you to reduce the maximum fair market price of the property being donated.
The deduction of your charitable contribution is a maximum of 30% of your adjusted gross income.
Surplus contributions can be carried forward for up to five years.
Contact Driving Successful Lives: 1-888-981-9746
EMAILWIRE.COM, January 01, 2019 ) At the beginning of the New Year, Step and Repeat LA is ready to answer questions and offer creative suggestions for any special event in 2019.
They are the leading backdrop company in the Los Angeles area, but their products are sought after around the country. They specialize in red-carpet backdrops, better known in the film and entertainment industry as 'step and repeats' and they provide media walls for a more dramatic effect. Step and repeats are used at fundraisers, grand openings, birthday parties, weddings, business events and festivals.
Birthday parties can be lavish or intimate and dont forget the kids! One way to make a childs birthday unforgettable is to add a custom backdrop to the party.
Many non-profits hold special fundraisers throughout the year including animal organizations. Some of them are stand-alone events or they may be part of a very big Pet Expo. Either way, a custom backdrop will definitely add a unique element that is bound to attract potential donors.
Spring is typically the wedding season and brides are always looking for something special to set their wedding apart from all others. Step and Repeat LAs creative team can help make a dream wedding reception become a reality.
Corporate training sessions and seminars can be enhanced by custom backdrops, especially if they have images of a companys products.
There are options for all events and all budgets. Step and Repeat LA even has a variety of rentals.
This is the company to turn to if you need quality work and fast turnarounds. Meeting rush-order deadlines and shipping in 24 hours are just two of their capabilities. This company has an impressive variety of high-quality products including custom backdrops, carpets in 13 colors, stanchions, media wall and hedge walls with 3D lettering and flowers. In the Los Angeles area, they will also deliver, set up and take down media walls, backdrops, and red-carpet displays, but they also ship their products throughout the country.