Tag: Pass The Bucket

Jeff Ament, co-founder and bassist of Pearl Jam, talks here about his philanthropy work through skateboarding by building places like the state-of-the-art skatepark at the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota. Through this project, Jeff inspires kids to gain self-confidence and find a group of friends to hang out with, grow with, and learn with […]

The latest Pass The Bucket video follows a mother named Crys Worley, founder of A.Skate Foundation, a skate clinic that works with autistic kids to help build real-world skills and to also encourage them to be active in their daily life. If you’re one of those people that think skateboarders are just a bunch of […]

Oh, I somehow missed this video from the Pass The Bucket series, but I guess posting it now is better than never. This video features former professional skateboarder Dennis Martinez, one of the original Vans-sponsored skaters, talking about his Training Center in San Diego that helps people get off and stay off drugs. Many of […]

The Pass The Bucket video series continues with a look into the life of Ryan Hudson, a former homeless kid who discovered snowboarding at the age of 15 through the Outdoor Outreach Program at the Toussaint Academy in Downtown San Diego. Inspiring :)[via]

The second video from the Pass The Bucket video series is out and it follows former professional BMX rider Stephen Murray as he every day paralyzed from the neck down following a severe BMX accident on June 22, 2007. If you missed the first video with Tony Alva, watch it here.

Eliot Rausch directed and filmed this short video on Tony Alva, one of the original Z-boys who pioneered the skateboarding craze back in the 1970′s. The video follows Tony as he talks about his drug and alcohol abuse and how he came out of it with a new perspective on life.