Want to help with fundraising?
We are always looking for ideas to help the band’s finances. If you have any ideas or wish to assist in a fundraising activity, WE WOULD LOVE TO HAVE YOU!! Please contact Ericka Vance. WE ARE ALWAYS IN NEED OF VOLUNTEERS!
We have had 2 car washes already that have been quite the success. We brought in more than $700 the first car wash and over $900 the second. There will be 2 more car washes on Sat Aug 11 and Sat Aug 18 at Meineke (on Alma School Rd between Ray and Chandler). Great job Band!
Ways To Earn Money for the Band Program:
1. Tax Credits
Your Tax Credit donations can now be applied to your general band account, including fees toward the current Marching Band season. If you have any questions about tax credits and how they work, please contact Ericka Vance. At this time, 100% of your Tax Credit donations are being credited to your student’s account. Click here for Tax Credit Form ** District policy states that checks sent in for Tax Credits have to be current. Please turn in any checks for tax credits as quickly as possible once the checks are written. Please adhere to this policy to avoid any problems with the deposit of your tax credits. Donations must be made by December 31 to qualify for the current tax year.
DONATIONS TO THE BAND ARE TAX DEDUCTIBLE!!
Now that we are officially part of the new Chandler School Boosters 501(c)3 corporation, we are actively seeking donations to the band!! Corporate sponsorships and personal donations are welcome. Spread the word!! Donors will receive a receipt for their taxes. Donations will be used to support program activities and ensure the same high quality of programs produced in past years. Questions? Contact Maureen Towne or Sharma Glenn. Thank you for your support!
Chandler High Band Boosters has joined with Amazon.com and eScrip to create a fundraising opportunity for the Boosters. Simply by hosting a link on this website, Chandler High Band Boosters will receive an additional donation in our quarterly eScrip fundraising for anyone who shops at Amazon after clicking the link provided. You don’t need to be registered with eScrip and the donation is made automatically without any other steps on the part of our supporters. Supporters can click the Amazon.com button provided below and shop for items. Purchases made after clicking through using this link are automatically tallied by the eScrip program and a percentage of your purchase goes directly to the band boosters in a quarterly donation. eScrip and the band boosters to do not retain or have access to any of your personal information provided to Amazon.com during the purchase. Share this link with your family and friends.
Click this link to read important frequently asked questions about this program.
3. Safeway Shoppers
The eScrip reward program is an important way to contribute funds to the band with very little effort. The program is linked to your Safeway shoppers card. On a quarterly basis, eScrip will make a donation to the Chandler High Band Boosters based on the total number of purchases made by members linked to our organization. There are additional opportunities to link credit cards to the program. For every dollar spent at participating retailers, the Chandler High Band Boosters receive a contribution. The program takes less than 10 minutes to join and our percent received increases with more participants. If you are already registered with eScrip, a 10% contribution will be automatically donated to CHS Band. Click the link to eScrip to sign up today.
4. The Sound of Music
Would you like to help the band? We would love to have some new music! It’s easy; you can contribute any amount to this account, and we will combine donations to purchase new music for the band. Contact Carlos Aguero to make a tax deductible donation to the band!
5. Fry’s Community Rewards
The Fry’s Community Rewards program is another way to contribute funds to the band that takes very little effort. Fry’s Community Rewards replaces the old Fry’s Gift Card program. You must renew every year for the program for the boosters to get credit. The new program is linked to your Fry’s consumer card, the V.I.P program. On a quarterly basis, Fry’s will make a donation to the Chandler High Band Boosters based on the total number of purchases made by members linked to our organization. The program takes less than 10 minutes to join. You can do so online here. Search for Chandler High School Band or use our account number 82071. After you link your V.I.P card(s), use your linked V.I.P. card(s) make qualifying purchases. Encourage friends and family members to link their cards to the Band and their contributions will go to the Band as well. You may also use your account to view the weekly ad and coupons. This fundraising is used by the Band Boosters to control the costs that are passed on to the students. Please encourage your friends and family to register their V.I.P. cards today.