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Band Service Projects

There are several projects you can do with your band program. *NOTE: Many of these lists are featured in our organizations' Guide to Memberships.*


  • Provide sweatshirts, gloves, T-shirts, etc. to band members
  • Provide water and Popsicle during practices
  • Polish shoes before performances
  • Distribute uniforms and do repairs on them when needed
  • Host social events
  • Provide orange juice and donuts on Parents Day
  • Provide a reception for parents
  • Institute a Band Buddy program
  • Prepare lunches for away trips
  • Repair instruments
  • Clean band room
  • Repaint practice field yard markers
  • Work registration and housing tables during band camp
  • Build podium for director or drum major(s)
  • Offer band scholarships
  • Move equipment
  • Host Alumni reception during Homecoming weekend
  • Help freshmen move into their dorms
  • Institute and recruit for an indoor guard program
  • Clean trash the band has left behind
  • Provide drinks and apples for home and away games
  • Bring hospital kids to football games
  • Have sectional competition during band camp with prizes
  • Host a semi-formal for the band
  • Clean uniforms regularly
  • Provide an escort service after band at night (walking to dorms, cars, etc. for safety)
  • Commission works
  • Build shadow boxes for jazz band
  • Clean up the music building
  • Set up stage for rehearsals and breakdowns
  • Host blood drives
  • Offer babysitting services for children of band members
  • Offer student-tutoring services for members of the band
  • Provide refreshments for intermissions of concerts
  • Establish band store for reeds, valve oil, etc.
  • Tape concerts
  • Host MENC conferences
  • Raise money for band tours
  • Establish band rosters and/or telephone directories
  • Donate money to replenish music library
  • Build music cabinets
  • Conduct color guard clinics
  • Move equipment for pep band
  • Paint filing cabinets
  • Do press releases for concerts
  • Paint practice rooms
  • Have after school programs for community
  • Hold public concerts at area mall
  • Collect food for community
  • Have march-a-thons
  • Help at homeless shelters
  • Keep school instrument inventory
  • Help with indoor guard shows
  • Clean and repair instrument room
  • Have members work in the band office for an hour a week
  • Participate in the Adapt-a-Highway program
  • Clean instruments
  • Offer lessons to high school students
  • Work stage crew
  • Sell tickets at band performances
  • Host receptions
  • Do publicity for concerts
  • Warm up the band for the director
  • Paint faces for pep band
  • Bake cookies for trips
  • Have pep band for Special Olympics
  • Host guest bands
  • Organize pep rallies
  • Offer scholarships for the music department
  • Provide drinks for the pep band
  • Serenade at dorms for people
  • Clean the music department truck
  • Purchase new band folders
  • Build steps for tuba loading
  • Arrange and compose new songs
  • Send out flyers and posters for senior recitals
  • Make flowers for the director
  • Hold Band Banquets
  • Provide pep band to greet teams after a trip
  • Keep band records i.e. photos, VCR tapes
  • Provide moral support for bands through attendance at performances
  • Send needs to nursing homes and orphanages
  • Purchase new equipment or instruments
  • Recycle
  • Produce a Band Newsletter
  • Provide transportation to social events

 

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