Did you know that Kevin Lyman first introduced the Nonprofit section of Warped Tour after Hurricane Katrina? It's always fun to do some good and Warped Tour allows that in many ways! A lot of the Nonprofits actually help you on your funfilled day at the fest by giving you Backstage passes, Free merch and more if you simply donate!
Here is a list of the NonProfits that you can help out this summer! Stay Tuned because we have some interviews with TWLOHA and Music Saves Lives!
Keep A Breast: KAB Is educating young people with methods of prevention, early detection and support of Breast Canser, so they are better equipped to make choices and develop habits that will benefit their long-term health and well-being.
This summer they are in the Girlz Garage Tent and are giving away some awesome merch (Like I HEART BOOBIES braclets) if you donate $5. Plus they have some acoustic sets from bands that are worth checking out!
Feed Our Children Now: is hosting a Food Drive where you can bring $5 bucks, old cell phone or 3 canned goods and get a Skip The Line pass. Each day the food collected will go to a local food pantry to help those in need!
Music Saves Lives: Educating about important life-saving causes and using all forms of music and entertainment to motivate to get the message out.
If you donate blood you will recieve a VIP Backstage pass! They are also featuring signings throughout the day!
The Wishbone Foundation: They are helping to provide art supplies and programs for youths in group homes so they can express themselves.
Make a donation and pick up some of there merch. They have these really fashionable braclets which I'am obsessed with!
TWLOHA: Presenting hope and finding help for people struggling with depression, addiction, self-injury and suicide.
You can simply donate or pick up some cool merch that will go to help this orginazation. They also have acoustic performance and a chance to share your FEARSVSDREAMS.
Living The Dream Foundation: Helps those experiencing a life-threating diease a chance to be a Warped Rockstar. You can nominate a person by visiting their website.
Klean Kanteen: You can fill up your water bottle for FREE! Stay cool and hydrated this summer
There are lots of other Nonprofits that you can get involved with! Head on over to the Vans Warped Tour site to learn more. Also make sure to follow your favorite Nonprofits on Twitter for chances to get involved and meet your favorite bands/ win cool merch!
Which Nonprofit Are You Helping Out This Year?