GHS Music Department Fundraising and Patronage

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If you would like to contribute to the Goshen High School Music Department, you’ve come to the right place. We are grateful for your support – it takes a village!


Here are some of the fundraisers that help support the GHS Music Department in some cases, high school students can raise funds for their student accounts, and junior high school students can earn money for field trips.

Fundraisers:  (These are typical fundraisers in a given year.  As an organization, we may choose not to participate in a given fundraiser from year to year)

Butterbraid Sale (August):  This is an annual Goshen High School Music Department fundraiser in which students can earn money towards their student accounts.  The community looks forward to this fundraiser to acquire fruit and chocolate frozen pastries that can be baked and turned into wonderful treats.

Patron Drive (September):  This is a Goshen High School Music Council fundraiser which works with donors to the music department.  Donors are recognized on all Goshen Music Concert programs with notations for different levels of giving.  This is a way to partner with our community, local businesses, and donors like you!

Culver’s Night (September):  This is a Goshen Orchestra Boosters fundraiser in which we partner with Culver’s on US33 just south of Goshen.  On this evening a portion of Culver’s proceeds this night will be donated to the Goshen Orchestras.  Entertainment and/or Table service provided by the Goshen Orchestra directors and the Orchestra Boosters Officers this night.  Bring your appetite!

Citrus Sale (October):  The citrus sale is a Goshen Middle and High School Music Department Fundraiser.  Each year we partner with Kerscher’s Farm Market.  All high school students have the opportunity to earn money towards their student accounts.  Middle school orchestra students have the opportunity to earn money for field trips in the spring.  We offer apples and citrus for sale.  Fruit is to be delivered to customers in the second week of December.  Just in time for the holidays.

Miles 4 Music (November):  Miles for Music is a Goshen High School Music Department fundraiser 5k/3k fun run.  This event typically takes place on a Saturday in early November.  Registration includes a pancake breakfast, if you are a fan of music and not a fan of running…you can come just for the pancake breakfast.

Goshen Faculty Recital (February):  This event typically takes place on the third or fourth Sunday in January at 2 p.m. and is an opportunity for the Goshen Music Faculty to practice what we preach as you will see directors, staff, and private teachers performing solos and in small ensembles.  Ticket proceeds go towards students scholarships at the end of the year.