Wednesday, March 6th, 2013
PINZ Bowling and Entertainment Center
12655 Ventura Blvd.
Studio City, CA
A Place Called Home's 6th Annual Stars & Strikes Celebrity Bowling & Poker Tournament to Support Inner City Youth is on Wednesday, March 6th, 2013 at PINZ Bowling & Entertainment Center. Stars & Strikes is a benefit event created to be a fun-filled, celebrity spotting evening that raises funds and awareness to support local youth through programs in education, the arts, health and college preparation at "A Place Called Home."
This all-ages celebration includes an all-star guest list. 2013 Celebrity Ambassadors include: The Wanted (Universal), Pete Wentz (Musician/Producer/Entrepreneur/Activist), Ozomatli (Grammy Award Winning Group and U.S. State Department Cultural Ambassadors), Akon (platinum selling R&B, Hip-hop recording artist), Dr. Luke (award-winning producer, songwriter), RedOne (Producer/Songwriter/Music Executive), T. Mills (Columbia Records recording artist), Sammy Adams (Musician), Kool Kojak (award-winning multi-platinum producer FloRida and songwriter Nicki Minaj, Ke$ha, among others), Midnight Red (Interscope recording artist), Havana Brown (Republic recording artist), Jasmine Villegas (recording artist), LaLa Romero (recording artist), 7Lions (recording artist 2101 Records), W3 The Future (recording artist), Young Blood Hawke (Republic recording artist), Drop City Yacht Club (A&M/Octone recording artists), Gina Rodriguez (actress in forthcoming film, Philly Brown, produced by Edward James Olmos), Dev (Republic recording artist) TV personality Liz Hernandez, Karli Henriquez (MTV Tr3s), Chuey Martinez, Sisanie and DJ Skee of KIIS FM, Thank You X (street artist), Jessie and the Toy Boys (recording artist), Talkback (recording artist 2101 Records), Mohombi (2101 Records recording artist), KMC (2101 Records recording artist), Bonnie McKee (award-winning American singer, songwriter, and actress), Sabi (Warner Bros. recording artist), Becky G (RCArecording artist), Baby E (Island Def Jam recording artist), 4 Count (recording artist Ncredibleent), Nayer (recording artist), Queenz, Porcelain Black (industrial pop singer-songwriter), Ryan McDermott (artist, writer, producer G.O.O.D. Music/Island Def Jam), Asher Monroe (singer, songwriter, actor), Jessi Malay (recording artist), and Six Reasons (recording artist).
Previous Celebrity Ambassadors included: Coldplay, Musicians/Band; Ryan Tedder, Mark Wahlberg, Jonah Hill, Penny Marshall, Cee-Lo Green Music Artist / Producer, Miley Cyrus Actor / Music Artist, Pete Wentz Music Artist, Ryan Tedder Music Artist, Nick Cannon, Jason Derulo Music Artist, Perez Hilton Blogger, Cody Simpson, Verne Troyer - Actor, YaBoy Music Artist, Bryan Jordan L.A. Galaxy Athlete, Scott Disick Reality TV Star, Matthew Lillard Actor, "That 70's Show" star Wilmer Valderama, Benji and Joel Madden of Good Charlotte, Terry Crews of "Everybody Hates Chris, The Laker Girls, Omarion, Marques Houston, Christina Millian, New Boyz - Music Artist WB Records, Chad Rogers Actor, Million Dollar Listing Richard Vission, Music Artist Cisco Adler, Music Artist Jay Bentley, Bad Religion Music Artist, Semi Precious Weapons - Justin Tranter, Cole Whittle, Dan Crean, Stevy Pyne Band, Big Boy s Neighborhood from Power 106: Big Boy, Luscious Liz, Fuzzy, and Q-Deezy. DJ s Kennedy & Darren from Music in the Morning 987, DJ Smelly NoFx, Music Artist Aisha Hinds, Actress Auburn, Music Artist WB Records Alejandro, Music Artist WB Records Ashlyne Huff, Music Artist Austin Brown, Music Artist Benny Blanco, Superstar Producer Benny Cassette, Music Artist Brooke Scher, Actress Chuey Martinez, DJ DJ Ever, DJ DJ Skee, DJ DJ Vida, DJ DJ Reflex, DJ DJ Triple-XL, DJ Dr. Hollywood, Dr. Luke, Superstar Producer Eric D-Lux, DJ Evan Bogart, Superstar Producer Felli Fell, DJ Joyful Drake, Actress Karimah Westbrook, Actress Karli Henriquez from KIIS FM, DJ LaLa Romero Music Artist, Livi Farnc Music Artist WB Records, Louis Ozawa Changchien Actor, Mando Fresko DJ, Marty James Music Artist, Prophet Music Artist, Red One Super Star Producer, Sabi from the Bangz WB Music Artist, Sisanie from KIIS FM, DJ Steel Train, Evan & Jack Music Artist , and many more.
A Place Called Home is a safe haven in South Central Los Angeles where underserved youth are empowered to take ownership of the quality and direction of their lives through programs in education, arts, and well-being; and are inspired to make a meaningful difference in their community and the world.
Gifts made to APCH and/or Stars & Strikes are available at various tax-deductible levels from buying a ticket to bowl or play poker, to becoming a sponsor. Every little bit helps APCH provide a safe haven for these incredible young people, where they can feel safe, survive and thrive.
Please join us in demonstrating your support by participating in Stars & Strikes 2013. For more information, please visit www.apch.org
THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!