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Stories

Rain City Rock Camp for Girls wants Lauren Mayberry from CHVRCHES To Be Their New Best Friend

Every year, we get the opportunity to attend the Sasquatch Music Festival to promote our programs as well as the amazing female identified performers at the festival. This year we were fortunate enough to line up an interview with Lauren Mayberry from one of our new favorite bands, CHVRCHES (http://chvrch.es/.) In preparation for the interview, […]

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The Lasting Impact of an Ally

This spring, I had the pleasure of having a touching conversation with a truly special woman, Shelby Barnes. Shelby shared with me the story of the life of her grandfather, and the way that he encouraged musical exploration and self love to all those who knew him. In honor of her grandfather, Shelby made a […]

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Kindling Creativity

“Vulnerability is the birthplace of creativity, innovation and change.” This revelation arrived on a long plane ride home from Nairobi, Kenya, a few months ago. It came in the form of a TED Talk by Brene Brown, whose 12 years of academic research on the subject of guilt, shame and vulnerability led her to this […]

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