Mission Viejo High School Instrumental Music

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Week of May 17
Important Dates!
Save these important dates for the end of the year:
 Monday 5/17, 7 PM: Jazz Under the Stars (Jazz students) 
Wind Ensemble)     
       Tuesday, 5/18, 7 PM: Awards Night (ALL music program students)
Sat., 5/22, 5 PM: Friends & Family Show, 5pm (Winter Drumline & Winter Guard, with Marching/Pep Band)
       Tues 5/25, 7 PM: SPRING CONCERT (String Orchestra, Symphonic Band, Wind Ensemble)
2 Guests from students’ household permitted at each event
BYOC (Bring Your Own Chair)

Join The Booster Board!
We have many MUSIC BOOSTER POSITIONS for next year and really, really need your help to fill them! Please check out the Sign Up Genius for a list of open positions and descriptions, and sign up for an area (or areas) of interest. We will be in touch to help you find the best fit!
Senior Spotlight
This week, we are featuring our marching band seniors!

Diego Alexander-My favorite memory was when we won our Class and division Grand Championships in 2019.
Dillon Evans-My favorite band memory was winning Grand Championship in
2019 for our class. I plan to attend Saddleback College, transfer and study to become an entomologist.
Ava Gonick- My favorite memory was going to Fresno last year and winning finals. After high school I am going to attend UCLA as a molecular cell and developmental biology major.
Bailey Heilman- My favorite memory from band is winning at Finals, which ended up being my last marching band memory.
Jada Joseph-My favorite band memory was Fresno Championships junior year. It was tons of fun to stay in the hotel with all my friends. I plan on majoring in Zoology/Animal Science.
Ryan Kupsh-I plan to attend Saddleback College and then San Diego State for Jazz Studies and music.
Levi Molnar-My favorite band memories were performing our shows during halftime and playing in pep band. I plan to go to Cal State
Monterey Bay to study Marine Biology and Oceanography.
Caroline Volmer- I will be attending Chapman University majoring in music performance. I wish to pursue a career as a professional
musician.

Fundraising!
Check out our current fundraising opportunities:
ShopWithScrip/RaiseRight: Buy gift cards (physical cards and e-cards) from your favorite brands and a portion goes back to MVHSIMBA. Download the RaiseRight app on your phone to easily browse over 750 restaurants, stores, online shopping sites, and more that participate.
Link a bank account or credit card in the app and purchase e-cards almost instantly for a small fee, or place the order and pay the coordinator directly with cash or check. See the flyer for instructions on how to Join a Program on the RaiseRight app with the MVHSIMBA enrollment code.
Textile Drives: We collect discarded textiles (clothing, drapery, bedding, shoes, purses, etc) for which we receive a set amount per pound. This fundraiser may occur several times a year and it
is a great way to not only support the Instrumental Music program, but a great way to clean out your closet! Our first pickup for the year is scheduled for November, but we will collect from you anytime! Text the Booster President at 949-981-5262 to arrange a pickup.
AmazonSmile: A percentage of eligible purchases made through AmazonSmile are donated to the Instrumental Music program at NO EXTRA COST TO YOU! To register, visit smile.amazon.com and select Mission Viejo High School Instrumental Music Boosters Association as your charitable organization. Then do all of your normal Amazon shopping through the AmazonSmile site.
Ralphs Community Giving Program: A percentage of your grocery purchases are donated to the Instrumental Music program at NO EXTRA COST TO YOU! It is as simple as registering your Reward Card and selecting Mission Viejo High School Instrumental Music Boosters Association as the program to which you wish to donate. NOTE: The Ralph’s Giving Program requires you to renew your selection every September 1st.
Corporate Matching: Many companies will match your charitable donation to MVHSIMBA, some up to 100%! Please check with your company to see if they participate in a matching program. This is a FREE way for you to double your donation!