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2011-05-15 00:02:31

On the Path LLC (http://onthepath.com) released the new version of their best-selling iPad app, "On the Music Path," today featuring a 65-minute lesson by singer-songwriter, Jackson Browne, in which he teaches users how to play four of his classic songs: "These Days," "Something Fine," "Your Bright Baby Blues" and "My Opening Farewell." Jackson Browne and On the Path are donating 100% of their proceeds from the lesson to the Success Through The Arts Foundation (STTAF), a Los Angeles-based...

2011-02-11 07:00:00

RICHMOND, Va., Feb. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Virginians for the Arts Foundation (VFTAF) is pleased to announce its new partnership with Dominion Resources to present the Dominion ArtStars Awards in 2011. The awards will recognize two arts organizations in each of five regions of the state, that best demonstrate the ability to enhance the community, lift our spirits, and build a better quality of life. The awards build on the success of Virginians for the Arts' inaugural Arts Build...

2010-05-06 12:00:00

LOS ANGELES, May 6 /PRNewswire/ -- One of Los Angeles' many unique entrepreneurial organizations is ICEF Public Schools, a charter school organization of 15 high performing schools serving over 4,000 K-12 students in South LA. ICEF students receive a high quality college preparatory education that has produced an astounding graduation rate of 100%, compared to the area public schools' 41 percent dropout rate. Success Through the Arts Foundation, co-founded by Jackson Browne, focuses its...

2008-10-08 18:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The stars will shine on one of the most inspiring events this year: The Dream Believe Achieve Inspiration Gala -- an evening filled with musical performances and messages of hope to benefit the children and families of South Los Angeles. Hosted by Don Cheadle and featuring musical performances by Jackson Browne, Earth Wind & Fire, Smokey Robinson and others, the Gala will benefit three non-profit organizations who work together to provide...

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