Bahati Foundation makes Donation to Compton Unified School District
Updated: Sep 18, 2018
Bahati Foundation made a special donation of seven thousand dollars of musical instruments to Compton High School as part of the Digital Hollywood music initiative .
October 13, 2016) Los Angeles, CA. The Bahati Foundation is proud to announce its support of Digital Hollywood’s, High School Music Company Project with Compton Unified School District, by making a donation of required musical instruments to deserving Compton High School students. Internationally renowned pro-cyclist and foundation founder, Rahsaan Bahati partners with The Guitar Center to donate musical instruments to Compton High Students as part of Digital Hollywood’s High School Music Company Project, dinner Wednesday, October 21, 6pm – 8:30pm, Salon 1 at Ritz Carlton Hotel Marina del Rey, 4375 Admiralty Way, Marina Del Rey, CA.
The Bahati Foundation is dedicated to supporting and enriching the lives of underserved inner-city youths through various educational, health and fitness outreach initiatives, such as its “Adopt-a-School Platform, Plan B-Cycle Initiative and its Bahati Club Rides. These outreach initiatives offer selected participating inner-city students access to cycling training in a healthy competitive atmosphere. Bahati Foundation has successfully introduced outreach initiatives to three Los Angeles area High Schools; Verbum Dei High School in Watts - http://www.verbumdei.us/, LAUSD’s Crenshaw High School - http://www.lausd.k12.ca.us/Crenshaw_HS/home/main.html, and James Monroe S.T.E.M. High School - http://www.monroehs.org/.
About - Bahati Foundation
Headed by seven-time US national pro-champion cyclist, Rahsaan Bahati, the Bahati Foundation was launched to implement a vision of GivingBack and serving as a positive influence to motivate community youth toward higher achievement in education, music and sports. The Bahati Foundation is a 501 3c not for profit organization.
“I’m extremely pleased that we are finally joining forces with Digital Hollywood’s, High School Music Company Project. We applaud Digital Hollywood’s efforts to make a difference in inner-city schools by providing arts initiatives, such as music in schools,” said Rashid Bahati, Executive Director, Bahati Foundation. “I’m confident that GivingBack is imperative, and I know that through our donation, Digital Hollywood, will provide measurable-results to young people.”
About - Digital Hollywood High School Music Company Project
The High School Music Company Project will bring the expertise of Music Industry executives and artists as a mentoring-support system to actually understanding the new “21th century” digital musical environment. The goal is simple - to prepare students to record, mix, engineer, produce, while introducing them to the “business of music.” Digital Hollywood’s High School Music Company Project is part of Digital Hollywood’s Outreach Program for Music and Video – a part of the White House “My Brother’s Keeper” with Compton High School. For any additional information: http:\\www.digitalhollywood.com/musiccompany