The Sam 'The Man' Burns Legacy Foundation is a DC-based, non-profit organization with an anticipated 501c3 status, striving to unite communities, through music, film, dance, and art, with an emphasis on the house music culture . The organization preserves, honors, and celebrates the vibrant history and legacy of Sam 'The Man' Burns, who through his actions, passions, talents, and humility, brought diverse communities together in a unique way.