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).

Business Owners

Advertise your business while supporting the band at the same time! Download our "Electronic Funding Packet."


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 – "Oktoberfest"
Guarantee Real Estate – 
"Holiday Memories"
Elaine Sherry and Jan Goyette – "Go West!"

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

Murphy Bank
Fresno City College
Fresno Community Concert Band Musicians
Patrick's Music
Al Carlson, Income Design Inc.
Bill and Jan Goyette
Guarantee Realty
Robert and Irene Nielson
Derek Pullinger
Donna Weppler

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-Guarantee Realty presenting their donation!

Bandmaster $500-$999

Betty Ann Hagopian
Paul and Linda Heath
Frances Huck
Steven Moore
Garret Rickman
Elaine Sherry

Blazing Brass $250-$499

Ron DuBois
Eugene Richardson & MaryAnn Gamegan-Richardson
Jean and Jerry Kasper
Peter and Janice Larion
Dr. William and Mrs. Karen Podolsky
Harry and Jean Siverly
Ann Leonardo Thaxter


Whirling Woodwinds $100-$249

Raymond and Hillary Angelillo
Steve and Marcia Becker
Joan Bishop
Ann D. Brown
Patricia Caffrey
Dave and Camilla Colby
Gary and Anita Cregger
Gregory and Dianne Ellis
Red and Myrna Estes
Alyce Fourchy
Lou and DeeDee Hall
Chet and Doris Hansen

David Hartford
John and Maureen Hayes
Russ and Sarah Johansen
Ruth Kallenberg
Wilfred Laemmlen
Nancy Jane Mazi
Darel and Diane Mehrten
Eric Meyers
Bill and Kaye Mills
Lyle and Nancy Nelson
Ron and Linda Newton
Lisa M. Poole
Lyle and Marlene Putnam

Sue Satterberg
Blake and Lindsey Scott DDS Inc
Jeanette Simmons
Marie Slater
Holly Spain
Alice Stewart

Elizabeth and Richard Stockton
Carol Terrell
Clint Thaxter
Hank and Dory van Loon
Nancy Vasquez
Emory Wishon and Sydney Wishon
Ann Wood

Pulsating Percussion $50-$99

Patsy Agee
Christine Barile
Rebecca Bartsch-Bergthold
Robert and Lois Bird
Bob and Darlene Blackwood
Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence A. Bowen
Andrew Camoroda
William and Azalea Carter
Dr. Kenneth and Bonnie Corcoran
Stephen Cunha/Katie Wenthur
Flora De Pasquale
Richard and Janis DeBenedetto
Mary Depew
Don and Linda DeVere
Bruno and Liesbeth Dietl
Mr. and Mrs. James Emerson
Gary and Jane Fisher
Ben From
Teresa Galloway
Shari Garbett

Donna Garcia
Jay M. Gaynor
Patrick Goode
John Hayes
Cassandra Headrick
Gail Howard
John and Judy Hulstrom
Adina Janzen
Charlotte Johnson
Carol Just
Robert and Jean Kiehl
Evelyn and Carl Knowles
Lynn Mann
Paul R. Martin
William and Cynthia McTavish
Liz Mitchell
Graham and Shirley Partlett
Phillip and Janet Plettner
Kay Pruett
Carol M. Rice

Pete Gustafson and Heidi Riedle
Lynne Rodriguez
John and Elaine Schomaker
Dr. and Mrs. Norman Sigel
Gerald and Marie Slater
Bob and Sue Smith
Brad and Jane Sorensen
William and Judy Stevens

David Strobel
Randy and Gerianne Stuart
James and Patty Swanson
Mavis Teale
Bill and Stephanie Thiessen
James and Ruth Thompson
Valerie Toews
Jim and Mary Vaughan
Patricia Westphal and Jennifer Waite
Dr. Gary and Bonnie Waters
Rich and Mary Zanarini
Sam and Donna Zutler

Sousa Friends $20-$49

Galen Adam
Erna Bonetto
Carrie Lou Butchert
Pat Duprey
Julie Garcia
Geraldine Gerbrandt
Frank Gibson
Beverly Giffen
Judith Goodmon
Judy Hamilton
David and Linda Hammer Brown
Barbara Jo Harding
Janet Hubner
Howard Hurtt
Laurence Imperatrice
Louis and Suzanne Juarez
Nancy Kast
David J. Keller
Joan Kerr
Loretta King

Bette Kleinknight
Robert Lawrence
Laura L. Lindegren
Claudine Mariscotti
Darlene Martin
Frankie Massey
James and Pamela McKay
Ruth McWilliams
Rosaura L. Mejia, PsyD
Diane Merrill
Randy and Anita Morris
Dolores Murphy
Jeanne Nelson
Jeff Nennig
Harriet Perkins
Lyn Peters
Janice M. Peterson
Joanne Quinn
Janice Reitz
Michele Rickman

Bette Riedle
Eleanor Roberson
Joseph R. Robinson
Carolyn Romersa
Donna Rosenstein
Margaret Baznik Sanders
Connie Scarbrough
Emil Sereda
Mable Smith
Betty Snyder
Mary Anne Solberg
Jean Stone
Virginia Tavlan
Marcia Taylor
Bertha Terry
Valdene Thomason
Jean A. Wenzel
Diane Williams
Niña Williams

Special Gifts

In Memory Of
Betty Snyder

In Memory Of

Betty Higdon


In Memory Of

Paul and Linda Heath

In Memory Of

Paul and Linda Heath


In Memory Of

Paul and Linda Heath

In Memory Of

Paul and Linda Heath

In Memory Of


Harry and Jean Siverly

In Memory Of

Elaine Sherry


In Memory Of

Steve and Marcia (Matthews) Becker

Special thanks to the following:

Murphy Bank

Fresno City College

Patrick’s Music

Paul W. Heath

Irene Klug Nielsen

Michael Bonner Band Manager

Harry Siverly – Logistics

Julie Garcia

Chris Lang – FCC Theatre Technician

Ben Lozano & Delia Makel – FCC Graphics & Printing

Mary Doyle, David Cowan, & Sara Woody

Vincent Keenan – Shaghoian Concert Hall Technical Director

Tracy Lewellen – Stage Manager

Elaine Sherry – Band Librarian

Bill Goyette

Betty Snyder

Rebecca Snyder-Ray
Barbara Holt
Cliff Bishop
Barbara Dillon
Anita Morris
Evelyn Shu


Larry L. Huck – Conductor Emeritus

Robert Nielsen – Conductor Emeritus