For the past 19 months I’ve had the privilege to work for an amazing action sports youth development organization and take away valuable life lessons and memories. Our core values: Success, Teamwork, Openness, Kudos, Energy, and Determination create our culture here. We thrive on those values at work and in our lives. One of the [...]
Last night was our most successful event. Ever (more on that to come). Nearly 150 guests showed their support by coming to the 2012 Stoked Awards presented by Mountain Dew. …More details to come…For more photos by our photographer Amy Postle go here!
There’s a lot we’re thankful for at STOKED. For starters, being a part of a ‘start-up’ non-profit with a mission we’re all passionate about is something each one of us is really, really thankful for. STOKED staffers wrote two things they’re grateful for this holiday season. Happy Thanksgiving to you, and please join us [...]
Snow Mentor is a big part of the youth development work we do at STOKED. In fact, Stoked Steve’s first dream for STOKED was to create a snowboard mentor program for inner city youth. It’s exciting to be living the dream, as STOKED is now entering its eighth year of Snow Mentor! Snow Mentor is [...]
What: Premiere of Taylor Steele’s surf film THIS TIME TOMORROW and a live performance by Agent Orange with a raffle to benefit STOKED Los Angeles Date: Friday, November 16 Where: Dakota Lounge, 1026 Wilshire Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90401 Time: 8pm doors open* Tickets: $10 before 9pm, $15 after 9pm, go here for tix: indieonthewestside.com *All [...]
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I got a chance to catch up with our new team member in Los Angeles, Stoked Kat. Kat will be working with Stoked Charlie as the Program Coordinator for Los Angeles. A graduate of San Francisco State University, Kat’s an avid outdoors-woman and action sports enthusiast. Read her bio here. Here are a few fun [...]
Q&A with one of our volunteers in FOAM magazine, full article here!
See the work of 10 stokers and top experts in advertising finally come together in the DEWeezy commercial which aired for the first time this weekend during the Dew Tour.
This year the Stoked Awards is on #GivingTuesday (November 27). You’ve heard of Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Now there’s a day for giving, #GivingTuesday. #GivingTuesday is a new national campaign to kick off the giving season in this country. There’s a short video below about #GivingTuesday. On Thursday we’ll break down what your STOKED [...]