BAND BOOSTER COMMITTEES

We have several committees that help to keep our band running effectively and raise funds for purchase of music and equipment to help make the band a fantastic experience for our students. Our committees are staffed by volunteers (parents, grandparents, family members, and friends). Please consider signing up for a committee. Contact any board member, or band director for information.

Chaperones

Accompany band to & from events (games, parades, festivals, etc.)
Ride the bus to and from events with the kids
Help distribute hat plumes to students at events
Help ice down water and sprites prior to events
Provide water and sprite during games, cleanup stands
Unload any unused water & sprites upon return to school
Walk with the group in parades

Pull Trailer – Pull the equipment trailer for away events (games, parades, festivals, etc.)

Concessions – This is our biggest fundraiser of the year, and it takes many volunteers to help in the concession stands each home football game.  Duties include:

Organize volunteers

Help with cleanup day (to prepare for football season)
Work home and visitor concessions during football games
Food Inventory / Shopping

Ice down drinks on game day (around 2 pm)
Prep & cook on game day (including jambalaya and grill burgers)
Cleanup concession stand after games

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Equipment
Assist students with loading and unloading trailer
Assist students with staging field equipment for halftime show
Striping the practice field to start band camp & several times during year
Make small repairs to equipment and trailer when needed

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Fundraising
Organize fundraisers throughout the year
Arrange and schedule volunteers for fundraising events.
Community contacts for donations.
Sell spirit items at school events

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Publicity
Take photos of band students at band events
Video halftime show & concerts
Contact newspapers for band news

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Uniform Committee
Fit the students at hype day, during band camp, and during the year if needed
Help with sewing (hemming of pants)
Arrange for the uniforms to be cleaned. (approx. 2x year); organize after cleaning
Keep records of inventory of hats, coats, and pants issued to each student

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Banquet
Help organize spring banquet which takes place in May
Plan menu, drinks, decorations

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Communications
Update website

Gather and organize Booster directory

Sadie Hawkins Dance 

Plan the Sadie Hawkins Dance fundraiser in February