There are many opportunities for fundraising with The East Meck Marching Eagles to help augment a student’s band fees.
Harris Teeter VIC Link
Click HERE to link your Harris Teeter VIC card to our Together in Education Account
East Meck HS Band Boosters – Account Number is 5801
Shop Amazon or Amazon Prime?
Use smile.amazon.com and add East Mecklenburg Band Boosters as your identified charity and we will get a small percentage of your purchases. If you identify a charity and link it to the Amazon app your purchases will automatically help the band.
On your web browser, bookmark and start at smile.amazon.com. In the Amazon Shopping app, you can activate by tapping on AmazonSmile from the Programs and Features menu, or under Settings. You use the same account on Amazon.com and AmazonSmile.
Does your company donate to an organization of your choice based on your volunteer hours? Some do. If you log time (meetings, chaperone time, etc) and reach a certain number of volunteer hours, some companies donate to the charity of your choice, which should be East Mecklenburg Marching Band. Check it out through your Human Resources department and make sure that the East Meck Marching Band is on the list of organizations supported.
Does your company match your donated funds? Check with your HR department to determine and make sure that the East Mecklenburg Marching Band receives matching funds.
GoPlaySave Coupon Book Sale
The GoPlaySave coupon books are sold in September and October. Proceeds from this sale help out our program SO MUCH! Books are typically only $30 and the band program earns up to 50% of all the proceeds we collect! Students earn $10 towards their fees for each book sold.
Contact Carrie Masto – email@example.com – to pick up some books or if you have questions.
Restaurant Night at City Barbecue Matthews
September 26, 2022 is our first restaurant fundraiser night at City Barbecue in Matthews. The event runs all day. Please share this information! The band/guard receives 20% of all purchases that show this flyer!
Matthews Alive Labor Day Festival
September 2 – 5, 2022, The East Mecklenburg Marching Band will be staffing a booth at Matthews Alive, an annual festival packed with family activities, great food, arts, and fantastic entertainment! Workers earn proceeds that go towards band fees and marching band costs.
Learn more and sign up for a shift here.
The fruit sale is traditionally our biggest and most successful fundraiser and takes place in December. $10 of each box sold goes towards the student’s band fees! Fruit is delivered to East Meck early in December for students to pick up and deliver to customers OR fruit can be shipped wherever they would like for a $9.95 shipping fee.
For a student to get credit for the sale, at check-out, customers select “Which seller would you like to credit for this order?” and select the student from a drop-down menu.