2017-2018 Board and Committee Openings
The Band Parent Organization needs YOU. As a group, we provide crucial financial assistance and support services to benefit all of the bands at Memo-rial High School. We have a fifteen-member board, as well as other committee chairs. Please, consider taking on a role!
The following is a preliminary list of board positions and committee chair openings for the 2017-18 school year. Many of these positions are ongoing, so there is information provided make a smooth transition. All of them receive support from the other board members, volunteers, and band directors. And, we use Sign Up Genius to recruit volunteers, so no phone calling is necessary!
At-Large Members (2)
Attend four board meetings throughout the year and vote on board decision. That’s it!
Update the band website, www.oldabebands.com, with information from newsletters and other communications periodically throughout the year (band directors do the calendar). This is a board position; attend four board meetings throughout the year.
Thrift Sale Co-Chairs (2 of 3 open)
Organize and run the thrift sale fundraiser as a team with three committee chairs. This is out biggest fundraiser–see p. 13 for more details. Also a board position; attend four board meetings throughout the year.
Eaux Claires Music Festival
Help organize band student volunteer workers for the Eaux Claires music festival in the summer. The festival, in turn, donates funds back to our band programs. Attend four board meetings throughout the year.
Solo and Ensemble Chair(s)
Organize volunteers, snacks for performers, and meals for the judges for the area-wide solo and ensemble contest that will be held at Memorial for the next two years. Attend four board meetings throughout the year.