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*Donate to the NCHS BBA!

NCHS BBA Donation Page

Thank you for considering the NCHS Band Booster Association in your 2020 Giving considerations. Contributions may be made by cash, check or credit card. Your 2020 donations are greatly appreciated! Please consult your employer about possible matching gifts too! The NCHS Band Booster Association is a 501(c) 3 nonprofit group. Your contributions are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law

Questions? Please email nchsbbatreasurer@gmail.com


Your help is needed more than ever now!!  Please consider a direct donation or using one of the fundraising tools below to help us keep the funds coming in for the bands.  More than ever we need to be able to help families with lessons and band fees.  Your donations mean so much to those who need our help!


We hope you are enjoying your experience with our band programs.

Whether your child(ren) are in the Marching Band, Curricular Bands, a Jazz Band, or a multitude of chamber or other ensembles such as Jazz Combo, Drumshow or Pep Band, the Band Boosters Association is here to help support them all in the form of equipment, logistics, volunteers and financial assistance. We are all Band Boosters as we support each other and our kids in their musical and sport of the art endeavors The NCHS BBA relies solely on the financial support of donations as well as our fundraisers and the hundreds of volunteer hours needed to run them such as Marching Classic, Trivia Night, car washes and more. Thank you to everyone who has volunteered to help the BBA, Spirits and Bands!


MANY WAYS TO HELP THE NCHS BBA THROUGH DONATIONS AND PURCHASES:

The NCHS BBA helps support all band programs through participation, volunteerism, and fundraising!  It’s easier than ever to help support the NCHS Bands through a donation to the BBA:

Direct donations online:  https://nchsbands.org/product/nchs-bba-donations/

Donation Form: Donations via cash or check

Amazon Smile:  shop on Amazon with the special NCHS BBA link and help the Bands!  Note: Online shopping with Whole Foods also counts towards the donations!  https://smile.amazon.com/ch/36-4512708

Plant and Flower Fundraiser:  Order wonderful plants and flowers for May delivery.  Orders due 4/15/20

Market Day:  Market Day is back and ordering their delicious food saves you time and gives the NCHS BBA and Spirits a 10% donation! More items are being added every week.  Check back often! (editors note: We have tried the pies, chicken, chicken tenders, chicken sliders, broccoli and corn.  All have been very good! Please don’t hesitate to try Market Day!) https://nchsbands.org/market-day/

Facebook: Hold a fundraiser on your birthday and select Naperville Central High School Band Booster Association as the Nonprofit!  We are listed in the supported 501c(3) non-profits that Facebook supports. The NCHS BBA will receive a check from Network for Good after your donation cycle closes.  There are no fees! This is a great way to let family and friends support the bands!

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*2019 NCHS Marching Classic Live Stream Still Available

2019 NCHS Live Video Stream provided by NCHS HAWK TV!

2019 NCHS Marching Classic Live Stream Link

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*New Advertising Opportunity Supports Bands

The Naperville Central High School Band Boosters Association is excited to announce a new advertising opportunity. The flyer available on the website provides details of this unique opportunity to promote your business and support some of the Naperville’s most accomplished high school musicians.  Click here for more information!

If you have any questions whatsoever upon your review of the material, do not hesitate to contact Paul DeKruiff at 312-371-3125.

 

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*Letter Jacket and Patches Information

NCHS Bands and Spirits Jacket and Patches page has been updated.

New activity bars in the inventory including:

  • JAZZ BAND
  • SECTION LEADER
  • MARCHING BAND
  • DRUM MAJOR
  • COLOR GUARD
  • ILMEA 9 SENIOR CONCERT (BAND)
  • ILMEA 9 SENIOR JAZZ
  • ILMEA ALL-STATE

Activity patches including:

  • NCHS Jazz
  • NCHS Marching Classic
  • ISU Marching Band Championship and 2016 Finalist (very limited supply)

More pictures of the jacket options and placement of numbers, letters, patches and bars.

 

NCHS Bands and Spirits Jackets and Patches

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*Music Involvement Benefits Academic Performance, College Admissions

https://www.facebook.com/PurdueStudentLife/posts/1571954696191456


Northwestern University admissions representative discusses the benefits of high school fine arts involvement on college applications at highly selective institutions.  “You would be (hard-pressed) to find a college admissions officer who would encourage you to drop out of the arts”


University of Illinois admissions representative discusses the benefits of high school band involvement on college applications.  “Activities like marching band can benefit you during the college admissions review process”.

https://tinyurl.com/UofIL-adm-HSBand

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*Fundraising Benefits all NCHS Bands

NCHS BBA Donations

Amazon Smile!