Soundwaves Xmas 2016 premieres online tonight at 7:00 PM PST – but you can watch the first 5 minutes with The Last Man on Earth co-stars Will Forte and Kristen Schaal right now! It’s not Will and Kristen’s only appearance … Read the rest
Watch and share all the highlights from Soundwaves Xmas 2016…
…including Kevy Nova bursting onto the set to “audition,” Firefighting Santa, the epic KFOG reunion, host Dennis Willis hijacking an interview for a 30-year-old story and an autograph … and … Read the rest
Welcome to the official home of Soundwaves Xmas 2016, the 27th annual event celebrating Bay Area music and culture, as well as Community Rockstars – noteworthy nonprofits changing the world one neighborhood at a time!
Emmy-nominated actor Will Forte … Read the rest
Soundwaves Xmas 2016 was made possible through the generous support of the following sponsors and partners.
They fed us, paid for the production, supplied us with their wares and talent, and provided us with unwavering support.
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Soundwaves Xmas 2016 is proud to support the following COMMUNITY ROCKSTARS – local and national nonprofits making a true difference in their communities!
Click on each logo to read about the nonprofit, watch videos or make a contribution!
COMMUNITY ROCKSTARS: Soundwaves Xmas 2016 celebrates noteworthy nonprofits making a difference around the Bay Area, and beyond!
MISSION STATEMENT: Muttville’s mission is to change the way the world thinks about and treats older dogs and to create better lives … Read the rest
MISSION STATEMENT: We transform the lives of youth and poor communities using the developmental power of performance, in partnership with caring adults. In All Stars programs, people learn new performances onstage and off. They try new things, become more worldly … Read the rest
MISSION STATEMENT: In 1891, Salvation Army Captain Joseph McFee was distraught because so many poor individuals in San Francisco were going hungry. During the holiday season, he resolved to provide a free Christmas dinner for the destitute and poverty-stricken. He … Read the rest
MISSION STATEMENT: Planting Justice is a grassroots organization with a mission to democratize access to affordable, nutritious food by empowering urban residents with the skills, resources and knowledge they need to maximize food production, expand job opportunities, and ensure environmental … Read the rest
MISSION STATEMENT: The San Francisco Firefighters Toy Program believes that no child should be without a toy during the holiday season. In time of loss due to fire, our firefighters are the ones who see first-hand, the devastation when … Read the rest
MISSION STATEMENT: FLY’s mission is to prevent juvenile crime and incarceration through legal education, leadership training, and one-on-one mentoring. At FLY we believe ALL our children deserve a chance to become more than their past mistakes. FLY’s vision is … Read the rest
After a riotous introduction from The Last Man on Earth’s Will Forte and Kristen Schaal, Suzanne St. John-Crane interviews Kiran Sridhar, the teenager who started an inspiring nonprofit called Waste No Food.
MISSION STATEMENT: Waste No Food is a registered … Read the rest
MISSION STATEMENT: Critical Resistance seeks to build an international movement to end the prison industrial complex (PIC) by challenging the belief that caging and controlling people makes us safe. We believe that basic necessities such as food, shelter, and … Read the rest
MISSION STATEMENT: We are a small neighborhood-based program for children, youth and young adults living in Visitacion Valley, a small isolated neighborhood in the southeast corner of San Francisco. Visitacion Valley is the most culturally diverse neighborhood in the City … Read the rest
MISSION STATEMENT: The mission of Dan Ashley’s Rock the CASA (RTC) is to provide support for community benefit programs that provide important services to youth in need. The foundation’s culture is based upon the basic belief that ALL youth in … Read the rest
MISSION STATEMENT: We envision a healthcare environment in which, one day, everyone will have access to the best medical care available regardless of ability to pay – and within a continuum of care safety net that eradicates fear of … Read the rest
MISSION STATEMENT: HomeFirst envisions a community where everyone has a home. We believe in the power of community and the support that it brings. We believe in the strength of the people we serve. And we believe that there … Read the rest
December People’s Robert Berry and Jack Foster perform an acoustic version of “Oh Holy Night” at Longboard Margarita Bar in this performance from the 2016 edition of Soundwaves Xmas. Originally aired 12/16/16.
Producer/Editor: Dennis Willis
Producers: Josh Armstrong, Steven … Read the rest