York Music Boosters
WHO WE ARE
York Music Boosters are family, friends, and community members who support Performing Arts music students by:
- Funding grants and scholarships
- Administering individual student escrow accounts to help offset music department trip/travel costs
- Managing formal uniform distribution and collection
- Providing volunteer ushers for concerts
- Hosting concert receptions
- Providing additional funding and assistance as needed, i.e. Fine Arts Week, instrument purchases, guest musicians, etc
Note: We're also known as York Music Parents Association (YMPA)
Visit the Performing Arts website to see all performing arts programs happening at York.
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Help with End of Year Concert Receptions: We need people to set up, serve, and clean up after our concert receptions in April and May. Sign up online to help! Contact Michelle Maiers if you have any questions.
Become a Member of YMB: Your dollars help us in our mission to boost the music program at York. Choose one of three different membership levels and show your support!
Thank you and CONGRATULATIONS to Chris Gemkow and the entire Performing Arts and Fine Arts Departments on a fabulous Fine Arts Week. Check out the Amateur Musician Club Facebook page to see video clips from the talent show (York Live!)
In the market for a good night sleep? Save the date for York Music Boosters annual Mattress Sale - October 3, 2020. Brand name mattresses, pillows, sheets and more will be available for purchase in the Commons. Students can earn escrow money through this sale! Check out our Fundraisers page for more information.
- Read the latest York Music Boosters Newsletter. The newsletter is sent to all band, orchestra and choir families. Didn't receive it? Check your "junk mail" or contact Jenn Toffler.
Upcoming York Music Booster Board Meetings - All are welcome to attend these meetings and hear first hand about upcoming things this organization is working on. Meetings are held at the high school in the Music Production Room. Upcoming meetings:
- Proud of our Members: It is not too late to become a member of York Music Boosters! This organization does so much to promote music at York and your donation can go a long way. Join today and your dollars will help support summer music camp scholarships and other end-of-year music department activities. Thank you to the many families who are already YMB members.
IN THE KNOW...
- YMB Newsletter (2019-20), published as needed: Sep, Oct, Nov, Feb, Mar.
- What's the difference between Elmhurst Music Boosters (EMB) and York Music Boosters (YMB)?
- What is ILMEA?
- Music Camps
- Youth Opportunities
- College resource list (Click link and find a downloadable list on the left side of the screen)