Everybody is a Star

Provides special needs youth with…

  • a greater sense of self-esteem, confidence and success
  • opportunities to learn from and work with professionals in the music, film and live production industries
  • the experiences of creating recordings, videos and performances in which they are heard and seen as the true stars they are.

Everybody is a Star is fully funded through donations from individuals, private foundations and corporations. Everybody is a Star does not charge program participants a fee to participate. We rely on the support of the community to help make a difference in the lives of special needs teens and children, their families and the entire community.

Everybody is a Star presents “Our Stars”

Our Newest Star: Glenn Dj’ing his own mix

Everybody is a Star Foundation/ Giants Game Video from Peter McEvilley on Vimeo.

Everybody is a Star First Five EIAS will be announcing the roll-out of the Festivals For Everybody Campaign, a on-going Festival fundraising project to support and grow Everybody Is A Star.  Details coming soon. EIAS will be participating in the Lockn’ Festival and the Boston Greenfest.  More Festivals to come. Visit Saki Silver or Lizi Fresh, make a purchase and a portion of the proceeds go to [&hellip ... More
Everybody is a star at the SF Giante Monday August 25, 2014 24 Willie Mays Plaza Map and Directions | Register Description: S.F. Giants vs. Rockies, Monday, August 25th, 2014, AT&T Park Special Benefit Tickets $35/Ticket Donation Bring your family and friends out to Special Needs Family Appreciation Night and cheer on the Giants as they take on the Rockies and support our EIAS kids singing “Take me [&hellip ... More
Healdsburg Jazz Festival Logo Jazz fans, take note! The annual Healdsburg Jazz Festival starts on Friday, May 30, with Marc Cary’s Tribute to Abbey Lincoln. The first weekend also features a two-day “Celebration of the Blues” with harmonica legend Charlie Musselwhite matched with stars of jazz, blues and Latin Jazz. Other headliners include the Ron Carter Quartet, the grand piano duo of Bill Charlap [&hellip ... More
EIAS Performs at the Sonoma Film Festival Our “Stars” performed at The 17th annual Sonoma International Film Festival Saturday morning in the Children’s Program at the Sebastiani Theatre. The short film “Le Sauvetage,” funded by Halo, Purely for Pets, and featuring the famous Olate dogs, was shown. It follows two French-speaking dogs in their attempt to “rescue” two lonely humans and bring them together. To quote the [&hellip ... More
Loren Moale singing at the Hard Rock Cafe Loren Moale has taken his experience at Everybody is a Star and begun a career in broadcasting. He is now working as an announcer at Napa TV. He recently hosted Napa TV with Arty Party. Enjoy the show. Loren performs stand-up comedy at 1:17:21.  To see the video with go to Napa TV. &nbsp ... More
Everybody is a Star and Special Olympics practice with the warriors Everybody is a Star Family sings the national anthem at the Golden State Warrior’s game vs the Phoenix Suns tonight, March 9th, 2104.  The Warrriors support families of kids with special needs of all kinds.  Everybody is a Star’s young adults were invited to join the kids of Special Olympics to practice in the Warrior’s practice facility.  The kids had [&hellip ... More
Kitaro Performs in Santa Rosa, CA The opening event for Kitaro’s world tour was a shining success.  Kitaro introduced his new group that will be touring with him: Kitaro - composer / keyboards Keiko Takahashi - keyboards / special effects Dan Antunovich - bass Jasper de Roos - drums Jessica Hindin - violin Kitaro played along side the Santa Rosa Symphony in the newly built Green Music Center to a packed [&hellip ... More
Glenn Leigon Everybody is a Star DJ Everybody is a Star is pleased to announce Glenn Leigon’s video DJ’ing ... More
Jeannette Denny, Everybody is a Star Jeannette Denny is the fourth of Everybody is a Star Foundation’s young adults to experience being a star. Jeannette selected her own music, prepared for her recoding debut, and recorded the song at Prairie Sun Recording Studio in Cotati, CA. From the nine takes in the recording studio and the 2 hours of video shooting, Peter McKevilley and his team [&hellip ... More
Everybody is a Star at Giants Community Clubhouse Everybody is a Star youth had a booth in the Giant’s Community Clubhouse where they showed their video and met fans to discuss the foundation, all game long . The “Stars” were ecstatic to see themselves and their video footage on the Jumbotran at AT &T Park. Here is the video commercial for the foundation that was played on the [&hellip ... More
Eva Sapper at Boston Greenfest Everybody is a Star was invited to perform at the Boston Green Fest in August of 2013. The Green fest is organized by Karen Webber and is a weekend celebration to raise awareness of conservation and the concepts of begin a good steward of our world. The Star’s were provided an incredible cultural experience visiting many of the historical landmarks, [&hellip ... More
Loren Moale singing at the Hard Rock Cafe Everybody is a Star performed at the Blues Brunch Benefit for Everybody is a Star and Bread & Roses at the Hard Rock Cafe at Pier 39 in San Francisco.  There was great food, great music, and a truly special experience for all.  The blues was rockin’ and people were up on their feet dancing.  When the Stars performed it was [&hellip ... More
Eva Sapper, Loren Moale, Mykala Barber Everybody is a Star is performing at the Hard Rock Cafe at Pier 39 today, October 26th starting at 11am.  Here they are mentioned  in the Sonoma News article on local musician Michael Hinton. Sonoma celebrates the life of Michael Hinton And again they are mentioned in: Making The Rounds - Ken Brown     &nbsp ... More
Ron Thompson Blues Guitarist Sunday October 27, 2013, 11:00am-1pm Location: San Francisco Hard Rock Cafeat Pier 39 Register Description: Mark Hummel’s Blues Blowout leads the charge with special guests Nick Gravenites and Ron Thompson (considered by many one of the most talented blues guitarists of all time). You’ll be supporting two great organizations who share a belief in the power of music to transform [&hellip ... More
Jeannette Denny Jeannette Denny, from Novato, CA had the incredible opportunity of recording her upcoming video at Prairie Sun Recording Studio in Cotati CA this week.  It was truly magical to witness Jeannette’s transformation as she found her confidence and hit her stride going from nervous to confident in her performance through this experience. Everybody is a Star truly provides transformational experiences [&hellip ... More