Tag: service

ON THE WEB: Band Saves Lives and Fundraises at the Same Time

| December 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

We thought this was an interesting/unique approach to both service and fundraising – check out this New Jersey marching band that saves lives while also earning some money for their program.  Win/Win!

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Band Raises Funds to Help the Homeless

| October 15, 2010 | 0 Comments

We spend a lot of time looking for interesting stories about marching band and color guard on the internet.  Today one jumped out at us and we hope it will inspire you!  Longtime readers know that we believe in the value of community service.  We believe in teaching our students that they can use their […]

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HALFTIME ARTICLE: “Bands Give Back”

| December 3, 2009 | 0 Comments

Here at the holidays many of us take time to think of ways we can “give back.”  I know that in my house I’m working hard to teach my 5-year-old twin daughters that the holidays should be more about giving than getting!  Those of you who have been long-time readers probably know that I strongly […]

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Team Colorguard Spin for the Cure!

| March 12, 2009 | 3 Comments
Team Colorguard Spin for the Cure!

Team Colorguard Spin for the Cure is embarking on our fourth year of support for the Susan G. Komen Foundation and the Race towards a cure for breast cancer! Please join us in walking or in raising both awareness and funds for this important cause!

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WGI Spins for a Cure!

| March 12, 2009 | 0 Comments

WGI bound units and spectators will have a fantastic opportunity to support the Susan G. Komen Foundation and the search for a cure for breast cancer!  Check out WGI’s recent news story on their website about this exciting event that will be held in conjunction with world championships in Dayton, Ohio this year!

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Our 2008 Race Report!

| July 9, 2008 | 0 Comments
Our 2008 Race Report!

It’s been a little over a month since the Komen National Race for the Cure in Washington D.C. on June 7th.  We’ve taken some time to evaluate the past year’s successes and set some goals for the 2008-09 Race Season.  Thank you to everyone who supported the team over the past three years.  Here’s what […]

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Crafts for a Cure!

| April 28, 2008 | 0 Comments

Team WGC: Colorguard Spin for the Cure (and longtime colorguard parent and supporter) Brenda Hogan is using her special talents to raise money for Team WGC and Komen for the National Race for the Cure.  Check out this article about her “Crafts for a Cure ” featured in her work newsletter! (posted with permission of […]

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Cheer Factor, Inc. Supports Team WGC: Colorguard Spin for the Cure!

| March 27, 2008 | 0 Comments
Cheer Factor, Inc. Supports Team WGC: Colorguard Spin for the Cure!

We’re excited to announce that Cheer Factor, Inc. supports Team WGC: Colorguard Spin for the Cure!

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SPIN For the Cure is officially registered!

| March 19, 2008 | 0 Comments
SPIN For the Cure is officially registered!

Please join us for this exciting national event!  Join TEAM WGC: SPIN for the Cure and help represent the colorguard community in the fight against breast cancer!  See our Color Guards Care page for more information!!!  Don’t miss out on this great opportunity to make a difference in the world!

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Spin for the Cure 2007 Results!

| June 15, 2007 | 0 Comments
Spin for the Cure 2007 Results!

On June 2, 2007 Team WGC: Colorguard Spin for the Cure gathered in downtown Washington D.C. for a beautiful walk through our nation’s capital to represent the colorguard community in the fight against breast cancer for the Komen National Race for the Cure.  In our second year, thanks in large part to Brenda Hogan (team […]

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