The Santa Barbara Bowl Foundation funded the Girls Rock Santa Barbara program in 2015. Believing that music inspires young girls, Kenny Slaught notes that the organization enables young people to develop self confidence and be more creative. When engaged in the program, the girls learn how to be tolerant, challenge gender roles, support each other and attend various workshops. This way, Girls Rock Santa Barbara carries on with the mission promoted by Santa Barbara Bowl Foundation, of making music and the arts available to all.
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