The members of R5 brought smiles to lots of kids faces tonight!
Ross Lynch (of Disney Channel’s Austin & Ally), Riker Lynch (of FOX’s hit tv-show Glee), Rocky Lynch, Rydel Lynch, and Ellington Lee Ratliff came out to support A Place Called Home at Pinz in Studio City on March 19, 2014.
The group hung out waiting to be interviewed on the red carpet
They made their way down the carpet sharing news about their newest music.
R5’s debut EP Loud was released on February 19, 2013, which featured the lead single and title track “Loud”. The band’s first full-length album, Louder, was released on September 24, 2013.
The group went inside to check out the event called Star and Strikes.
After a while they came out and stopped to take pics with fans waiting outside! They were all really patient and sweet and made sure the fans waiting got pics and hugs!
More about A Place Called Home:
At A Place Called Home, caring staff, supporters and volunteers come together to provide South Central children and teens 8 years old – 21 years old with love, safety, enrichment, training, and opportunities through educational programs, counseling, and mentorship. After-school, weekend, and all-day summer programs and services include tutoring and homework support, as well as a full spectrum of instruction in the arts, athletics, dance and music. Our high school dropout recovery partnership with LAUSD is open in the mornings and we provide year-round support for college preparation, SAT tutoring, and college counseling and scholarships. In 2012 we provided support for 68 first-generation college students in local schools and across the country.
More about Stars and Strikes
Stars & Strikes is the brainchild of APCH’s Leadership Council and is a celebration of the great work APCH does for youth in South LA. Not another humdrum fundraiser, this is a celebration for our the kids and our supporters that includes some of the entertainment industry’s most engaging celebrities, great food and drinks, bowling, an exciting professional level poker tournament, cool DJs and, an all-star guest list of LA’s finest who make the event the best party in town.