Get involved a little or a lot … MBA appreciates all the support!
Music Boosters was established to help support and offer financial assistance to the needs of the CCSD 89 Music Departments. Music Boosters raise money by sponsoring various drives and hosting fundraisers/events throughout the school year. From time to time, MBA needs assistance by way of volunteers.
Please take a moment to scroll down the list of volunteer opportunities to see where you may be able to help and click on the link to sign up.
IGSMA Solo and Emsemble Contest
Glen Crest will be hosting the IGSMA District 7 Solo & Ensemble contest on Saturday, February 29th. We are in need of volunteers to work the contest along with volunteers to donate and work concessions in the cafeteria. Dozens of volunteers are needed in order for this day to be a success. Please consider volunteering your time, even if you do not have a student competing at the festival.
Please contact Katie Berry for any questions related to the contest.
IGSMA Solo and Ensemble Contest
On Saturday, February 29th (leap day!), the 2020 IGSMA (Illinois Grade School Music Association) Solo and Ensemble Contest is being held at Glen Crest Middle School. Starting bright and early that morning the school will be bursting at the seams with young musicians from 10 local schools as they visit Glen Crest throughout the day to participate in various solo and ensemble contests.
D89 Music Boosters has been asked to host concessions for the day and provide food and beverages for both breakfast and lunch. MBA kindly asks for food/treat/beverage donations and shift volunteers to help us run a successful event.
To donate food/beverage items or volunteer to work a short shift, please click the sign up button below.
Thank you in advance for your kindness and generosity in helping make the IGSMA solo and ensemble contest a great success!
Music Cafe Chair/Co-Chair
Music Café is MBA’s most anticipated event of the year!
Looking for a Chair or Co-Chairs to head up our Music Cafe team. Chair/Co-Chair will have the full support and participation of the MBA President and Treasurer.
Music Cafe Raffle Committee
Last year, one of our music instructors organized a raffle that was wildly popular and extremely successful. MBA would like to offer a Music Café raffle again this year with the assistance of committee members and volunteers.
The MBA mission is to provide both financial and moral support to the D89 music programs. MBA Membership is an ongoing fundraising drive that provides the bulk of our fundraising efforts and is essential to the success of our program.
Commitment level is minimal and monthly meetings are not required. We will work with your availability.
MBA is looking for a tech-savvy individual to aide in website maintenance and media items (pictures and videos).
MBA has a new website that has capabilities that haven't been explored as of yet. We are seeking a tech-savvy volunteer to lend a hand, when their schedule allows, with website maintenance and posting pictures and videos.
MBA is always looking for general assistance throughout the year. Whether it's an hour here or a short shift there, volunteers are essential to making our program run successfully.
There are multiple volunteer opportunities throughout the year that don't require any long-term commitment. If interested in volunteering for short intervals or projects, please let us know.
All levels of support are GREATLY appreciated!