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Mighty4 Founder Honored with Alameda County Arts & Leadership Award

Mighty4 Arts Foundation Founder & President, Paulskeee, receiving the Alameda County Arts & Leadership Award from District 2 Supervisor, Richard Valle.
Mighty4 Arts Foundation Founder & President, Paulskeee, receiving the Alameda County Arts & Leadership Award from District 2 Supervisor, Richard Valle.

Alameda County Arts Commission announces six recipients of the
2015 Alameda County Arts Leadership Award

Alameda County Board of Supervisors to Commend the
Award Recipients on Tuesday, September 29, 2015

The Alameda County Arts Commission is pleased to recognize six individuals for their achievements and contributions impacting the arts community and residents of Alameda County. The following individuals are the recipients of the 2015 Alameda County Arts Leadership Award: Bernice R. Bates, Sarah Crowell, Susan Dunn, Chris Johnson, Judy Lam, and Paul Ruma.

The Alameda County Board of Supervisors commended these six individuals during the Board’s public meeting on Tuesday, September 29, 2015. This event is also presented in conjunction with the County’s celebration of California Arts Day and National Arts and Humanities Month of October.

Paul Ruma of Union City is the founder and director of Mighty 4 Arts Foundation, an organization dedicated to preserving history, advancing artistry, and empowering youth through Hip Hop cultural arts.

Since 1998 he has had international impact in over forty cities worldwide by providing education about Hip Hop culture through the community based events, classes, workshops and documentary productions.

Ruma an accomplished B-Boy dancer who led his group Rock Force Crew to the Battle of the Year world championship of Breakdancing in 1998 representing the USA taking first place and continues to receive numerous international awards.

We Got Next Turns 5!


Register today for WGN Spring Breakin’!

Class space is LIMITED.
San Diego WeGotNextSD.eventbrite.com
Union CityWeGotNextUC.eventbrite.com

Since 2010, the We Got Next event has developed into what is now the We Got Next Breakin’ Dance Education Program, a division of the world renowned Mighty4 Arts Foundation. WGN is now running operations in San Diego, the San Francisco Bay Area, and Dallas.

WGN is proud to have witnessed the growth of our students through the years – inspiring us to elevate our skills, and give back to our community. And for that, we’ve got a special gift just for you.

Party with us at our FREE breakin’ workshops for all ages in San Diego, and the Bay Area. Taught by Mighty4 Founder, Paulskeee (Rock Force), and Lead Teaching Artists JonnyUC (Rock Force) and Saso (Rock So Fresh).

Special thanks to the folks at The Complex SD and Filipino Advocates for Justice for generously donating their spaces for these classes!

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Mighty 4 15th Year Anniversary 10.05.2013

-Always a student-
10-5-13 Temple SF
$15 (13 & under FREE)


Rotating DJs Party Rockin the place:
DJ Lean Rock (Boston)
DJ Shortkut (Invisibl Skratch Piklz)
DJ Swiftrock (RockForce)
DJ Derrick D.(RockForce)
DJ JusOneOh (RockForce)
DJ Mr. E (PapaloteSF)
DJ Goldenchyld (FingerBangerz)
DJ Dennis Infante
DJ Genie G.
DJ MikeBoo (Secret Sidewalk)
DJ Ammbush (Swtbrds/Oakland Faders)
DJ UNE (Mighty4)
DJ Verz (Jimi Handtrix/Mighty4)
DJ Moha (Paris, France)

Check out the entire venue: http://www.templesf.com/venue

Hosted by: Kool Raul, Fran Boogie

Mighty4 Appreciation Awards:
Aktuel Force (Paris, France)
Chuy Gomez
All The Way Live

Out For Fame USA Breakin Championship 3vs3 Crew Finals 1st place $1000

Judges: Karim Aktuel Force (France), Hurricane Just4Rockers (France), Vietnam (RockForce)

Illest 808 Tribe
Beats N Pieces
Cypher City
Freak Show
RedEye Jedis
United Dynasty
United Jungle Brothers

Supreme BGirl Invitational 1st place $500
Bea Funk Roots/PhilippineAll Stars
Bonita Rock Steady Crew
Crissy B Rock So Fresh
Ill Boogie X-Mob/MZK
JBlunts Ruckus Crew
Lynx Montreal
Macca 360 Flava
Wonda Battle Snakes

MC showcases: MC WildChild & BabyBugaloo (America’s Got Talent), Mazzi SOUL Purpose, 4two7, CKeys


Hosted by Phatso FreshnFly Prod., All The Way Live, PlikPlok Ent./Boogaloo Robot Strutting Alliance

2vs2 Poppin comp (awards/cash prize)

2vs2 Open style dance battle (awards/cash prize)

JUST4ROCKERS SF Hosted by: Hurricane Just4Rockers France

2vs2 Breakin comp 1st place Round Trip tickets to Just4Rockers/JusteDebout Paris March 2014

SkratchPad 2vs2 Skratch DJ Battle (awards/cash prize)

INTRESTED SPONSORS/VENDORS contact: Grace@Mighty4.com

1:00pm: Doors open

ROOM 1 Schedule:

1:45pm C Keys

2:00pm 4two7

2:30pm Out For Fame

3:00pm Mazzi S.O.U.L. Purpose Mighty4 Appreciation Awards

3:15pm Out For Fame final battle

3:30pm Supreme Bgirl Battle

4:00pm MC WildChild & Baby Boogaloo (America’s Got Talent)

4:15pm Supreme Bgirl final battle

ROOM 2 Schedule:
2pm Poppin comp
3pm All Styles comp

2:00pm SkratchPad DJ Battle
4:30pm Just4Rockers 2vs2 Breakin comp

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