Who are The Illaskan Assassins?
We the Illaskan Assassins, are a b-boy crew whose members have been dancing together since 2003. In an effort to spread our love for hip-hop culture, we have given back to the community by hosting workshops and b-boy competitions all over Alaska, including native villages in Rural Alaska. In addition, we collaborate with non-profit organizations in performances, workshops, and community outreach programs. Members of the Illaskan Assassins have taught the arts of hip-hop culture around the world, in places such as: China, Nepal, Mexico, Peru, London, and all over the United States. We will continue to support and share the art of hip-hop locally and globally today.
What is Supply the Skillz?
Supply the Skillz is a hip-hop event that was first held back in 2003. The event included a 3v3 b-boy competition, emcee battle, and a DJ showcase. This event produced such a big spark in the hip-hop community in Alaska, which led to Supply the Skillz 2, as well as many other b-boy competitions to follow. Supply the Skillz was a stepping-stone to more outlets for hip-hop culture to grow in the community. This is the 10th Year Anniversary of that historic event.
Shon "Lucky" Dozark speaks about his first experience at Supply the Skillz
James "Figment" Delcastillo speaks about his first experience at Supply the Skillz.
What are we asking from you?
We are asking for your support so that we can create Supply the Skillz 10th Year Anniversary, which we anticipate to be a groundbreaking memorable event here in Anchorage, Alaska. Through this event, we hope to educate the youth and community on the history and positive outlets of hip-hop culture. With your help and support you can make this unforgettable event happen again!
Your donations will help us with:
- Appropriate venue and security
- Advertisement and Marketing
- Prizes and Trophies
- Professional Judges, including workshops by them for the community
- Guest Emcees and Entertainers
- Custom Shirt which will include Supply the Skillz 10th Year Anniversary logo and a list of all the b-boy crews in Alaska’s History
- Supply the Skillz Documentary DVD
In order to make this event happen, we need to raise $6000. As a thank you for your support and donations, there are several "packages" available along the right column of this website.
Our mission is to host this hip-hop event (Supply the Skillz 10th Year Anniversary), bring together the community, and allow individuals to showcase their talents through competition. Our ultimate goal is to educate and inspire the community on the arts of hip-hop culture.
OUR PROJECTED EVENT DATE IS SEPTEMBER 7, 2013
PLEASE HELP US MAKE THIS HAPPEN!
CHOOSE YOUR PLEDGE PACKAGE ON THE RIGHT SIDE OF THIS PAGE..
THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!!!
Risks and challenges
A big challenge would be attendance. Members of Illaskan Assassins are skilled in social media, audio/video editing, and graphic design. These skill sets will help create attention to this project. Through workshops and community outreach we'll be able to promote to diverse age groups in different areas of Alaska. With our combined experiences in different forms of media, aided by helpful friends connected in advertising, we can increase awareness to all types of demographics.Learn about accountability on Kickstarter
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