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Support the Band

Major Sponsors

We would like to thank the following people and organizations, without whom, this band could not exist.

How to donate

It is only through community support, both financial and through attending the concerts, that the Fresno Community Concert Band exists. If you would like to make a tax deductible donation to help support the Fresno Community Concert Band via PayPal, click the Donate button below.




You may also print and complete this "Band Donation Form." You can mail the form with your check to the address shown on the form. Or you can drop the form with your check off at Murphy Bank on Palm Avenue in Fig Garden Village or Patrick's Music (First & Barstow). We appreciate your support!

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The following list of donors will be updated just before the October concert, then prior to each concert.

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Concert Sponsors

Robert and Irene Nielsen – "Traditions and New Beginnings"
Bill and Jan Goyette – "Winter Magic"
Elaine Sherry - "A Musical Kingdom!"


Stars & Stripes $1,000 to $5,000

Murphy Bank
Fresno City College
Fresno Community Concert Band Musicians
RevCom Advertising and Design
Patrick's Music
James and Shirley Brown
Robert and Irene Nielson
Derek Pullinger

Bandmaster $250-$999

Raymond and Hillary Angelillo
Bob and Darlene Blackwood
Carrie Lou Butchert
Al Carlson, Income Design Inc.
Ron DuBois
Julie Garcia

Bill and Jan Goyette
Paul and Linda Heath
Brett Hedrick, Hedrick’s Chevrolet
Frances Huck
MMT Insurance
Jean and Jerry Kasper

Peter and Janice Larion
Steven Moore
Dr. William and Mrs. Karen Podolsky
Andrew Schlegelmilch
Ann Leonardo Thaxter
Donna Weppler

Whirling Woodwinds $100-$249

Stephen and Marcia Becker
Robert and Lois Bird
Marlene Britton
David and Camilla Colby
Gary and Anita Cregger
Barbara Dahlgren

Jill Davis
Jim and Joan Emerson
Red and Myrna Estes
Lydia Favor
Gary and Jane Fisher
Alyce Fourchy
Eugene Richardson and
MaryAnn Gamegan Richardson
June Goldsmith

Betty Green
David Hartford
Larry and Diane Honda
Russ and Sarah Johansen
Ruth Kallenberg
Kelvin H. Kawano, DDS
David and Adrienne Kimball
David and Sandra Knudson
Mavis and Gary Koch
Robert and Carol Lawrence
Kenneth and Carol Maul
Darel and Diane Mehrten
Ted Messerlian
Bill and Kaye Mills
Eddye Neate

Lyle and Nancy Nelson
Ron and Linda Newton
Bruce Poulsen and Susan Smilanich
Kay Pruett
Lyle and Marlene Putnam
John and Sharyn Renna
Bette Riedle
Donna Rosenstein
Sue Satterberg
Merlyn and Shirley Sherbon
Dr. and Mrs. Norman Sigel
Alice Stewart
Allen and Lynn Taylor
Nancy Vasquez
Emory Wishon and Sydney Wishon
Ann Wood

Pulsating Percussion $50-$99

Arnold Aalto
Galen Adam
Richard and Cindy Andrews
Mary Jane Barbian
Roland and Becky Bergthold
Erna Bonetto

Bill and Corene Bopp
Patricia Caffrey
Andrew and Phyllis Camoroda
Joseph and Dina Camoroda
William and Azalea Carter
Stephen Cunha/Katie Wenthur
Richard and Janis DeBenedetto
Mary Depew
Don and Linda Devere
Bruno and Liesbeth Dietl
Nancy Dvorak
Steven and Beverly Forker
Teresa Galloway
Geraldine Gerbrandt
Kathleen Gerner
Rob Gibeau and Dolores Torres
Frank and June Gibson

Beverly Giffen
Patrick Goode
Lou and DeeDee Hall
Chet and Doris Hansen
John and Maureen Hayes
Gail Howard
John and Judy Hulstrom
Adina Janzen
Christine Janzen
Charlotte Johnson
Allan and Elaine Johnson
Carol E. Just
Evelyn and Carl Knowles
Allen and Lois Layne
Lynn Mann
Darlene Martin
William and Cynthia McTavish
Barbara Mendes
Randy and Anita Morris
Virginia and Mary Mott
Jim Nicolaisen
Rebecca Nunes
Nunes and Nunes CPA Inc

Graham and Shirley Partlett
Paul and Connie Petty
Phillip and Janet Plettner
John Pugliese
Garrett Rickman
Pete Gustafson and Heidi Riedle
John and Elaine Schomaker
Bob and Sue Smith
Mr. and Mrs. William Stevens
Dan and Olivia Stockton

James and Patty Swanson
Virginia Tavlan
Marcia Taylor
Mavis Teale
Bill and Stephanie Thiessen
James and Ruth Thompson
Rex Tolladay
Gladys M. Vail
Dorothy van Loon
Jim and Mary Vaughan
Dr. Gary and Bonnie Waters
Richard and Mary Zanarini

Sousa Friends $20-$49

Patsy Agee
Christine Barile
Sandra Bowen
Henry and Patricia Brock
Dina Comoroda
Flora De Pasquale
Pat Duprey
Evelyn Enos
Marilyn Fogal
Myrna Foth
Shari Garbett
Elaine Garo
Judith Goodmon
Betty Ann Hagopian
Judy A. Hamilton
Barbara Jo Harding
Betty Higdon
Lois High
Louis and Suzanne Jiminez
Louis and Suzanne Juarez
Marianne Kast
David J. Keller

Joan Kerr
Robert Kiehl
Bette Kleinknight
Jennifer Koelewyn
Sue Kraus
Wilfred Laemmlen
Laura L. Lindegren
Carolyn Lindsay
Diane Majors
Maxine Maples
Frankie Massey
Peggy L. McKay

Betty McKinney
Alan and Patty McLane
Marilyn Morrow
Dolores Murphy
Jeanne Nelson
Rosalie Nickel
Charlett Nilan
Harriet Perkins
Lyn Peters
Janice M. Peterson

Joanne Quinn
Randy and Janice Reitz
Carol M. Rice
Eleanor Roberson
Carolyn Romersa
John Scarbrough
Emil Sereda
Isabelle Simerly
Jeanette Simmons
Mary Anne Solberg
Jean Stone
William and Gerianne Stuart
Elsie Taylor
Bertha Terry
Clint Thaxter
Valerie Toews
Nancy Waterhouse
Jean Wenzel
Patricia Westphal
Diane Williams
Niña Williams

Special Gifts
Special Gifts

In Memory Of
Pete Gustafson and Heidi Reidle

In Memory Of

Betty Higdon
Betty Snyder

In Memory Of

Paul and Linda Heath

In Memory Of

Paul and Linda Heath


In Memory Of

Paul and Linda Heath


In Memory Of

Lisa M. Poole

Pete Gustafson and Hedile Reidle

In Memory Of

Elaine Sherry

Special thanks to the following:

Murphy Bank

Fresno City College

Revcom Advertising & Design

Patrick’s Music

Paul W. Heath

Irene Klug Nielsen

Michael Bonner - Band Manager

Harry Siverly – Logistics

Julie Garcia - Website

Jeff Barrett – FCC Theatre Technician

Chris Lang – FCC Theatre Technician

Ben Lozano & Delia Makel – FCC Graphics & Printing

Mary Doyle, David Cook, David Cowan – FCC Printing

Vincent Keenan – Shaghoian Concert Hall Technical Director

Tracy Lewellen – Stage Manager

Elaine Sherry – Band Librarian

Bill Goyette

Betty Snyder

Rebecca Snyder-Ray

Jean Siverly

Linda Heath

Debbie Roberts – Ushers


Larry L. Huck – Conductor Emeritus

Robert Nielsen – Conductor Emeritus

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