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Rockin' The Bay with Little Kids Rock [SOLD OUT!]

Sold Out! Meet, mingle, and rock with Rock Stars, entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, and business leaders at Facebook HQ to support music education in the Bay Area.

Saturday, November 9, 2013

Join us to rock, meet, and mingle with musicians, Silicon Valley entrepreneurs, venture capitals, and business leaders in a social setting while supporting  music education in the Bay Area at the Little Kids Rock’s 2nd annual Rockin’ The Bay benefit. 

Wharton Alumni will have a table at this event. We are proud to support our community.

Held at Facebook Headquarters, the event will include a brief program featuring a dinner reception, a live and silent auction and a rock concert featuring amazing performers along with some Little Kids Rock students. Last year’s benefit featured musical guests including; Sammy Hagar, Taboo (Black Eyed Peas) and Matt Sorum (Guns N Roses; Velvet Revolver), and this year promises to be yet another unforgettable evening!   The band members from Moonalice and Coverflow come from leading private equity firms (i.e. Elevation Partners) and venture capital firms (i.e. Mayfield) and innovative companies. They also know how to rock!
Register Online [SOLD OUT!]
Saturday, November 9th, 2013
6:30PM-10:00 PM
Location: HQ, 1601 Willow Rd, Menlo Park, CA
Limited availability:  8 seats only;  Wharton Alumni table
For more information, visit: www.littlekidsrock.org/rockinthebay2013
WCNC Member Price: $300, $250 of which is tax-deductible (Regular price per table is $5000 or $625 per seat): All proceeds benefit music education. Your attendance will provide music education to 12 students in an underserved public school. New membership is available at http://www.whartonclub.com/memsub.html.

About Little Kids Rock:
Little Kids Rock is a national 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that transforms children's lives by restoring and revitalizing music education in disadvantaged public schools across the country. For the past 11 years, it has partnered with underserved public school districts across the country, offering free resources, instruments and training to teachers.  Little Kids Rock’s goal is to ensure that despite any financial disadvantage,  children are given access to a first-rate music education. This year, it has provided music education to more than 4,000 students in the Bay Area while changing the way music is taught in schools.  It has been featured in WSJ, Rolling Stone, NY Times, and many other news publications.

Presented by:

Michael Fernandez, W’91
Michael is the Founder of Quant6, a Big Data professional services firm.  The team is composed of Ph.D.s in math, engineering, and computer science from MIT, Harvard, and Princeton. They execute critical initiatives requiring top-tier analytic and software engineering talent.   Michael co-founded and is chairman emeritus of Little Kids Rock, a national nonprofit providing free music lessons to over 100,000 children in over 1600 schools across the US.  He serves on the board of NCIRE, the leading nonprofit medical research institute in the United States devoted to pioneering new medical treatments for Veterans.  Michael holds a B.S.E from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and an M.P.A. from Harvard University. Contact Michael.

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