Thank you for supporting the Minuteman Band. Your gift provides funding that helps the UMMB offer the exciting opportunities for its members. Your gift can directly impact the band program, scholarships, and planning for the band’s future!

Payment plans and employer-matching gift information are available.

Giving Opportunities

Band Alumni Scholarship
Established by band members from the Class of 1965, this endowed award recognizes outstanding members of the Minuteman Band who go above and beyond for their band and their fellow bandos.

Thom Hannum Scholarship
Established by band alumni & friends in 2019, this endowed award recognizes outstanding members of the UMass Drumline who demonstrate excellence, devotion, and heart with their fellow bandos.

Band General Fund
Your gift helps the Minuteman Band where it’s needed most!

George N. Parks Memorial Award
This award recognizes a band member who exemplifies the skills and traits central to Mr. Parks’ philosophy as a teacher and a leader.

Power & Class Scholarship & Recruitment Fund 
This award (established by band alumna Dotty Hayes ’72 ’76G) recognizes the talent and traits of those who build the legacy of the Minuteman Band. It helps recruit and retain meritorious bandos.

Percussion Fund
Your gift helps outfit the world class UMass Drumline with equipment and resources.

The Minuteman Band is very grateful to its donors, and its sponsors:

Pearl Drums
Vic Firth
Evans Drumheads

Peavey Electronics