The 2nd Women in Motion fundraising luncheon for BayKids Studios with hosts Hooman and Marcus from Alice Radio and Breathe Radio was nothing but pure elegance and inspiration. Attendees decorated the movie-themed tables with creative brilliance and celebrated the courage and creativity of our young BayKids filmmakers.
The S.F. Chronicle shines the spotlight on BayKids Studios. Read article.
BayKids Studios teamed up with Stanford Blood Center for their 2014 Give Good campaign, between December 15 and December 28th. Learn more.
BayKids screened films created by hospitalized children to an enthusiastic crowd at our 2014 Film Premiere at the deYoung Museum. It was a heartwarming red carpet event, celebrating the power of creativity and courage.
On March 9th, we launched our mentoring program, BayKids in Motion, to help our young stars continue to learn, be inspired, and express themselves creatively beyond the hospital.
Held at LucasFilm, the exciting day featured story artist Rej Bourdage and animator Kevin O’Hara, two industry superstars. They inspired over fifty enthusiastic BayKids participants as they shared their expertise and creativity.
The photos are in from the 1st Annual Women in Motion BayKids Studios Auxiliary Luncheon at the Mark Hopkins Hotel! Check them out:
Co-chairs Suzy Lester and Alison Caron and their talented table designers transformed the ballroom into a dreamy movie wonderland. Alice Radio’s Hooman Khalili and Marcus Osborne were the distinguished Celebrity Table Judges. Hooman and Marcus entertained everyone while having the impossible task of choosing the winning tables.
BayKids Studios star Kenna and her star mom Kelly Stuck spoke from their hearts as did BayKids Founder and Chairman of the Board, Dave Spencer. Billy Harris of St Clair’s Catering added his golden touch to the event. From Pink Ladies, the women in leopard skins to sari’s, this amazing event celebrated BayKids Stars and reminded everyone of how powerful and vital it is to help children heal through the art of filmmaking.
We have launched our new website, thanks to the talent and generosity of designer, Tracy Roberts of 375 Design, board member, Deborah Huber, and WordPress master, Damien Barchowsky. Take a look around. Meet our kids, enjoy some films and help make movie dreams come true by supporting BayKids.
Help us reach our fundraising goals by participating in our 30-day Movie Marathon! Inspired by former BayKids board member Alicia Chastain and Ranga Bodla, we’ve launched a BayKids Movie Marathon to introduce some of our great films and help raise funds for BayKids. Watch some very original films and consider making a donation or starting your own team. You will be helping some pretty amazing kids. Click here to get started!
BayKids alumni star Aidan, filmmaker of “Never Give Up,” and his family, have launched East Bay Flag Football. If you are looking for a fun football experience for your kids in the East Bay (San Francisco Bay Area), sign up today. Proceeds benefit BayKids Studios and Children’s Hospital Oakland.