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One Night Out, Bollywood Dance Party Benefits The Foundation for Palm Springs Unified School District (PSUSD)

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Party with a Purpose!

One Night Out, Bollywood Dance Party Benefits
The Foundation for Palm Springs Unified School District (PSUSD)

Saturday, October 7 (7pm – 10pm), Palm Springs Air Museum

30 August 2023 – Palm Springs, CA:  The colorful, vibrant spirit and dance moves of India’s legendary Bollywood film industry takes over the Palm Springs Air Museum (745 N. Gene Autry Drive) on Saturday, October 7 (7pm – 10pm) for one unforgettable evening benefitting The Foundation for Palm Springs Unified School District (PSUSD). Expected to be a blockbuster sell out, One Night Out, Bollywood features out-of-this-continent cuisine and cocktails by Lulu Catering, entertainment by BollyPop LA, an authentic Bollywood dance troupe who have been tapped for national television campaigns by Athleta/Gap and Google, plus a global DJ mix of irresistible beats, countless Instagrammable red carpet photos and video on the 360° revolving platform. During the evening, attendees can also enjoy painted henna tattoos, bangles, festive scarves and more. Attendees must be 21 years or older. Tickets are only $35 and may be purchased online at

“As a nonprofit supporting innovative educational programs, it’s important to recognize we live and work in a multi-cultural global society. Our One Night Out events have an international theme to bring our community a fun, engaging way to learn and experience an aspect of another culture’s history or traditions,” said Ellen Goodman, Director, The Foundation for PSUSD, noting last year’s One Night Out Havana Nights sell out. “This year celebrates the dazzling saris, dashing sherwanis, a whirlwind of opulent color and lively dance moves in an homage to the beauty, artistry, creativity, and hilarious hijinks of the fabled Bollywood film industry.”

This year’s One Night Out, Bollywood event marks the second annual “Party with a Purpose” hosted by The Foundation for PSUSD and the PSUSD Alumni Committee. Proceeds benefit The Foundation for PSUSD, a 501(c)(3) that provides support for innovative educational projects not covered by tax dollars, programs that improve lives, cultivate opportunities, and enrich the futures of our 20,000+ student community. The event will recognize one distinguished PSUSD alum with a special spotlight award.

Sponsors for One Night Out, Bollywood include Amazon, La Quinta Brewing Company, Jim & Carol Egan, Barton CPA, Steve Tobin/Johnny Krupa and The Grace Helen Spearman Charitable Foundation, Western Wind Foundation, Spencer’s Restaurant, Mendez Air Conditioning & Heating and Lulu Catering & Events.

Pricing for One Night Out, Bollywood includes entertainment, dancing, and dining: General admission $35; VIP admission $75 includes VIP entry, access to the VIP Lounge, two drink tickets, entertainment, dancing, and dining. For a $250 donation, guests enjoy a reserved Marigold Cocktail Table for two, plus two VIP tickets with all the VIP perks. 

One Night Out, Bollywood is going to be one sensational night. Itkicks off the fall party season and is expected to be a blockbuster sell out,” Goodman added, “so get your friends and get your tickets early!”

A nonprofit supporting the Palm Springs Unified School District (PSUSD), The Foundation for PSUSD builds public-private partnerships to strengthen education and create opportunities for students. The Foundation leads innovative initiatives in technology, science, the arts, leadership, and health and wellness, designed to prepare students and open doors to new pathways for the future, either in postsecondary education or a career after high school. Partnering with individual investors, businesses, community leaders, mentors, teachers, and parents boosts rates of student success and helps sustain a thriving, vibrant community. The Foundation’s first program awarded micro-grants to classroom teachers; today, the team supports a dozen initiatives at any given time, ranging from FAA student drone training to students performing with Broadway musical artists, from college prep mentoring and college tours to major wellness initiatives in schools, all aimed at increasing achievement and opening possibilities for student futures.

To inquire about becoming an event Partner or Sponsor, call (760) 416-8455 or connect with Ellen Goodman, Director, The Foundation for PSUSD. For more information on The Foundation for Palm Springs Unified School District at