Support the Band

Help us build our endowment so the band, continuous since 1855, can flourish throughout the twenty-first century.

The Stonewall Brigade Band requests your financial support. We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, so all donations are tax-deductible. You may donate to our 1855 Society Annual Fund. Check back here for a list of Donors after our fund drive has completed.

Donate by mailing a check:

The Stonewall Brigade Band Inc.
c/o Hannah Bush
2120 Churchville Ave
Staunton, VA 24401

Donate via PayPal:

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Or, check out some other ways you can contribute to the band.


 

1855 Society Giving Levels

Sustaining Partners
Ongoing major corporate sponsors.  Contact the board president for details.

  • Featured in all band publicity

Platinum Baton
$1,000 or more / year

  • Included in large print on band website and all programs
  • Plaque for home or office
  • Permanent placement on bandroom plaque

Golden Baton
$500-$999.99 / year

  • Included on band web site and all programs
  • Plaque for home or office
  • Annual placement on bandroom plaque

Silver Baton
$250-$499.99 / year

  • Included on printed programs in large print
  • Framed certificate for your home or office

Conductor’s Circle
$100-$249.99 / year

  • Included on printed programs in medium print
  • Framed certificate for your home or office

Soloist
$50- $99.99/ year

  • Included on printed programs in normal print
  • Framed certificate for your home or office

First Chair
$1 to $49.99 / year

  • Thank-you note from the band


Other ways to contribute:

  • You may include the Stonewall Brigade Band in your will, either as a direct recipient or as the beneficiary of a charitable remainder trust. Contact your financial advisor and/or attorney for information.
  • You may make gifts of property, including appreciated stocks, bonds or other financial assets. Contact your financial advisor for information, and contact one of the band officers so we may assist you in the gifting process. All gifts of property are subject to acceptance by the board of directors.
  • You or your business may sponsor a concert. Currently concert sponsorships start at $500 for a joint sponsorship. Full sponsorships are $700. In-kind donations are included. Contact a band officer for further information and availability.
  • You or your business may sponsor one of our small ensembles. Contact a band officer for further information.
  • Your civic organization may “adopt” the Stonewall Brigade Band as a project, such as helping raise funds, helping with equipment, publicity, etc. Contact a band officer for further information.
  • You may take advantage of matching gifts from your employer or by any foundation for which your are eligible for matching.
  • You should watch this page for future opportunities,such as sending gifts online or sending a text message during a concert.
  • You may join “Friends of the Band” and help with stage setup, transportation and other odd jobs as well as help organize our fundraisers and annual funding campaign.