• Special Thanks

Hot Rodeo Kick-Off at OIL CAN HARRY’S

Pie and Cheese Tasting Fundraiser at Oil Can Harry's

The 2015 Hot Rodeo & Country Fair kicks off rodeo season with the help of Oil Can Harry's in Studio City, CA. 

We are reaching out to all the L.A., Long Beach, San Diego and Palm Springs GSGRA members & friends past and present to pack the house.  There will be delicious pies and cheese served; so, save room for desert!  The 2015 Hot Rodeo and Country Fair proceeds will benefit The Life Group L.A., White Rock Horse Rescue, and The Palm Springs LGBT Community Center.  There will be additional exciting announcements and prizes to give away.   

Pie & Cheese Tasting Party & Fundraiser — Country Dancing — Exciting Announcements

Friday, January 30, 2015 8PM – 11PM

RETRO-COWBOY/RETRO-COWGIRL BARRACKS DANCE

Celebrate MODERNISM WEEK with Retro-Country Western Music & Dancing. 

The Barracks  Friday, February 20, 2015.  9PM – 12AM  $5

Chili Cook-Off, Cake Auction Fundraiser

 

 

2014 Hot Rodeo Appreciation Event & Donations

The Greater Palm Springs Chapter of GSGRA held a Volunteer/Sponsor/ Member Appreciation BBQ and Event on September 20, 2014 honoring and thanking all the members of GPSC and the many volunteers and sponsors that made the 2014 Hot Rodeo a success.  The GPSC would like to extend our great appreciation and  thanks to Windermere Real Estate of Southern California for sponsoring the event which was held in Mountain Center, CA. The GPSC would also like to thank Spurline Video Lounge for their support and donation to the event.

The GPSC and the 2014 Hot Rodeo production team are very proud to present donations from this year's 2014 Hot Rodeo to 3 beneficiaries totalling $4,000. 

The Life Group L.A.  $2,000

The Life Group LA is a coalition of people dedicated to the education, empowerment and emotional support of persons both infected and affected by HIV/AIDS so that they may make informed choices and decisions regarding their healthcare and personal well being.

Founded in 2005 The Life Group LA provides free of charge, much needed information and emotional support through medical forums, emotional support groups and the POZ Life Weekend Seminar.  All services are offered in a non-judgmental and safe environment with compassion and understanding.

 

The Center (Palm Springs LGBT Community Center)   $1,000

The mission of The Center is to enrich the lives of the LGBT community.  A thriving, community-based organization, The Center provides a safe and supportive environment for members to enjoy health, wellness, educational and social programs, where people of all ages and backgrounds are welcome.  The Center advances our mission through senior programming, a clinical counseling and internship program, a weekly food bank, extensive social and recreational offerings, a free community cyber center, a growing volunteer program and periodic special events in the community.

 

The City of Banning – SOAR Youth Program   $1,000

This is the 2nd year GPSC and Hot Rodeo have donated to The City of Banning's SOAR Youth Scholarship Program.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mr. Hot Rodeo 2014 Awarded Buckle

During the 2014 Hot Rodeo Appreciation Event held on September 20, 2014, Mr. Hot Rodeo 2014 – SPIKE – was awarded his royalty buckle in recognition of his successful fundraising efforts and embassadorship to the community.

Spike became Mr. Hot Rodeo 2014 on April 18, 2014 during the GPSC royalty contest held at The Barracks.  He has represented the GPSC and Palm Springs Hot Rodeo at many local community events as well as IGRA Rodeos through out the year.

Spike will be competing for Mr. Palm Springs Leather on November 1, 2014.  The GPSC is sponsoring Spike in the contest and wishes him the best of luck and success.

CONGRATULATIONS SPIKE!

GET TO KNOW YOUR BOARD

submitted by Jeff R. – President

If you missed any of our recent membership meetings you might have missed some changes to our Board. Below is our current Board and contact info. Board meetings are scheduled once a month and are open to all members to attend.

 
GPSC EXECUTIVE BOARD gro.o1422426738edoRS1422426738P@dra1422426738oB1422426738
President Jeff R. gro.o1422426738edoRS1422426738P@tne1422426738diser1422426738P1422426738
VP Admin Ken S. gro.o1422426738edoRS1422426738P@nim1422426738dA.PV1422426738
VP Rodeo Ops Sammy V. gro.o1422426738edoRS1422426738P@oed1422426738oR.PV1422426738
Secretary Judy G. gro.o1422426738edoRS1422426738P@yra1422426738terce1422426738S1422426738
Treasurer Gregg H. gro.o1422426738edoRS1422426738P@rer1422426738usaer1422426738T1422426738