URBAN FITNESS 911 located at King Drew High School located in Los Angeles California where Andy spoke his testimony to the youth, Urban Fitness 911 is an organization that emphasizes life long exercise, healthy cooking and nutrition, academic tutoring and inspirational experiences with amazing people and places in the community...
ETMLA - Education Through Music Los Angeles, Andy along with Michael Carey and Joe Mendez, put on an exciting acoustic performance for this years ETMLA school gatherings... which partners throughout Los Angeles with inner city schools to provide music education as a core subject for all students in the school.
Equipped with our understanding of teaching in the music industry of best practices and the knowledge of how different components in the music industry and how they all come together in production: i.e. audio, visual, song writing, performance and technology to provide superior knowledge of the music industry. This is the modus operndi of the Andy Vargas Foundation Music Program and the development of our maker-space vocational training.
Increase participation and interest in music for at-risk youth and young adults to promote greater comprehension of music production for the under-served youth and young adults within our communities that encourages and promotes vocational certification to create pathways into the music industry.
Music Life Mentoring
We as a “MakerSpace” a place where youth and talent can come and learn fundamental hands-on skills that lead to employable pathways and skill-sets in the music industry, whether it’s: song writing, composing, producing, arranging, marketing the Andy Vargas Foundation along with other maker space collaborative partners like San Bernardino Community College District and Vocademy who have like philosophies on putting music and vocational skills back into education and our communities.