West L.A. Music President arranged to have guitar autographed backstage
LOS ANGELES, CA —May 2007 – West L.A. Music Donates Autographed Guitar to the Indio Youth Task Force that was signed by country music artist George Straight at Stagecoach – California’s Country Music Festival.
Strait, a recent Country Music Hall of Fame inductee, has fifty-three number one hits including: “All My Ex’s Live in Texas,” “Fool Hearted Memory” and “It Just Comes Natural.” The well-known singer, songwriter and actor’s guitar was auctioned off with all of the proceeds going to the Indio Youth Task Force. The event raised over $80,000 for the charity.
California’s Stagecoach country music festival was recently held at the beautiful Empire Polo Field. Stagecoach is a two-day music festival featuring over thirty of country music’s best performing artists. This year’s festival featured performances by George Strait, Kenny Chesney, Alan Jackson, Brooks and Dunn, Willie Nelson, Emmylou Harris and many more.
The Indio Youth Task Force was established in October of 1994 for the distinct purpose of connecting families and components of the community together in order to provide a positive direction for youth. The Indio Youth Task Force, over seen by the police department, organizes, plans, and implements youth events. Its mission is to foster extensive networking with several county agencies, youth organizations and service providers for the purpose of juvenile intervention and education. Additionally, the Indio Youth Task Force has sponsored conflict resolution education and motivational education to further develop the mental well being of youth.