Festival Highlight: A Benefit Show for Girls Rock! DC


The Benevolent Media Festival is a celebration of Washington, D.C.’s community of storytellers and designers dedicated to social and environmental good. Members of the community who identify as “benevolent media creators” are invited to host and organize their own lectures, workshops, performances, networking events or other activities, located at multiple venues across the city, that compel audiences to care about a cause, take action on an issue, or promote a point of view through strategic and inspiring multimedia. The events are scheduled for November 4-7, 2011.

What: Girls Rock DC Benefit Show

When: Saturday November 5, 2011 5:00pm-7:00pm

Where: Bloombars 3222 11th NW, Washington, DC


Join us in celebrating music’s ability to empower and change lives. Hosted at BloomBars in Columbia Heights, our two-hour concert event will feature sets from female hip-hop collective Lipstick Revolt, and Americana inde rock band Sweetbread Jim’s. Proceeds from the event to benefit DC-area girls music summer camp Girls Rock! DC and BloomBars.