Thursday, February 21 – 7:00-9:00 pm
On Their Shoulders We Stand:
Artists Pay Homage to Their Mentors
A Benefit for the
Native American Health Center SF Youth Services Program

On Their Shoulders We Stand
San Francisco poets & musicians pay homage
to those who laid the groundwork for their art

This benefit, organized annually by the poet, musician, scholar and activist Avotcja, will feature some of the Bay Area’s best and most crucial voices.

Proceeds will go to the Youth Services program of the Native American Health Center S.F.

Participants will include:
KIM SHUCK (Poet Laureate S.F.)
MAURISA THOMPSON (Poet/Educator)
DAN BRADY (Poet/Educator)
KAYLAH MARIN & DEIDRE WASHINGTON (Music & Poetry)
BILL VARTNAW (Poet Laureate Emeritus Sonoma)
LESLIE SIMON (Poet/Educator CCSF)
RICHARD SANDERELL (Poet)
Members of the THE TROUBLE MAKERS UNION
WENDY LOOMIS and ROYAL KENT of COPUS (Music & Poetry)

AVOTCJA (Poet/Musician)