This Wednesday, May 16, 2012 from 7pm – 10pm, action sports youth development agency Stoked Mentoring is hosting their Stoked on Spring Art & Skateboard Deck Auction: Collaborations with Artists and Stoked Youth. The mission of Stoked Mentoring is to promote personal development, academic achievement, and healthy living to under-served youth through action sports culture. Since their inception in 2005, 2,100 youth have been served. Their mission is to empower all youth with the tools and resources to succeed in the future.
The event features artwork by: Tommy Agriodimas, Royce Bannon, Peter Dean, John Gordon Gauld, Derek Kettela, Lady Pink, Kenzo Minami, Garrett Rowland, and Julian Ungano as well as collaborations with Jayson Atienza, Borbay, Billi Kid, Pete KL, Lady Pink, Jack Laroux, Marco, Alice Mizrachi, Tim Nolan, McDonald Predeleus, Jen Props, Jason Shelowitz, Monica Watkins, Tim Young, and Paul Zepeda.
Stoked On Spring will happen at Scholastic Greenhouse, 557 Broadway, New York, NY. Tickets are $75 or $350 for Benefit Committee (five tickets included).
You can purchase tickets at: stoked.org/stokedonspring.
Enjoy an evening filled with music, hors d’oeuvres, and drinks, with all proceeds benefitting Stoked’s New York City action sports & youth development programs. Continue reading