A Principal We Hold Dear In The Community Our Founder Leads by example volunteering both in the community silently, as well is eagerly involved when he gets a chance to work in the inner city in his home town with Rep. Ako Abdul-Samaad and his non-profit Creative Visions where he sometimes cooks to feed the homeless, has mentored teens even helping create a television show, and is known to sit down with kids and encourage them during the in house suspension program which coordinates school work and offers a hand to students chasing their academics although they are sometimes troublesome.
In addition, NineXRuff affords his time efforts and sometimes even financial support to the likes of local Motorcycle Clubs, JDRF,
As of 2005 he has been under oath as a Music Commissioner for his home city in Des Moines, Iowa under the Mayor Frank Cownie, and his Fellow Council.
Wade Bassford, (a.k.a.- NineXRuff in the Hip-Hop Community and Illyricum Entertainment LLC are proud sponsors of The Greater Des Moines Music Coalition even since the beginning donating time and consulting on formation, direction of organization, and input on talent.
He Was Honored to be able to help the city, by way of the Music Commission, donate $10,000 towards a festival that would generate millions of dollars in economic growth to the city and it's small, midsized, and large businesses. See 80/35 Music Festival
In addition to supporting unity, and the entrepreneurial endeavors in music, we have several other ventures in planning which will be carried out to diversify through an upcoming consulting brand, and a couple other endeavors to cause financial growth in the cities we do business in.
We strongly look forward to working in your community.
We believe greatly in producing rather than just to consume. Things like our natural resources. We encourage recycling when available.
We also believe that We The People hold more weight in our nation, and worlds economic growth.
Our Womens' Empowerment Movement is a partnership between Founder:Wade Bassford and several models whom have made waves setting themselves apart from amateurs either through expression, runway fashion appearances, magazine publishings, promotional appearances, and some even having an uplifting movement in their local community.
We call them I Kandy , but we believe its more than just the vanity.
We support small business through affordable services, such as spokesmodel appearances, music advertising, and small to mid-side business advertising consulting as well.