Fruit Orders Due and Band Trip Fundraisers

Indian River Fruit Sale

This sale is for the general band fund. Orders and payment are due this Thursday, November 9, 2017. There is no flexibility with this date because of the short turnaround time needed to place the order. Checks should be payable to Apes Friendship High School Band Boosters and included with the order form. The student’s name should be on both the order form and payment envelope. Place all orders in the lock-box on the side of the file cabinet in Mr. Rowe's office. Delivery is expected within the first 2 weeks of December. A firm delivery and distribution date will be sent as soon as it is known. Please email or text Stacey Darbee with any questions. Her contact information was sent in the 11/5/2017 email.


Band Trip Fundraisers


Blaze Pizza - The next band trip fundraiser will be Wednesday, November 15, 2017 from 4:00 pm until 9:00 pm at Blaze Pizza located at 316 Grand Hills Place, Holly Springs. You will need the flyer sent in the 11/5/2017 email for a percentage of proceeds to be donated.


Honey Baked Ham Gift Cards - The next trip fundraiser will be Honey Baked ham gift cards. If you or your family will be buying Ham or Turkey for the Holidays, you can purchase gift cards and a portion of the sale will be donated to the band trip. The HoneyBaked Ham gift cards are available in any denomination, have no expiration date, everything is done online, and there are never any additional fees. They can be used at any HoneyBaked Ham location nationwide or to shop online. Students from any band ensemble can sell to relatives or friends IN or OUT of the state. Please see the link below for more details and to order.


Sponsorships - We are also working on Sponsorships. There are many people and businesses willing to donate and support student groups, we just need to ask. If you know of businesses or individuals you think may be willing to help with the trip, please ask them. If you are uncomfortable asking, but have ideas, please send the information to Liz Kodadek. Her contact infomation was provided in the 11/5/2017 email. She will be happy to follow up.




Upcoming Dates

November 9, 2017: Fruit Orders for General Fundraiser due.

November 7, 8, 9, 2017: 2:30 pm until 4:30 pm. Marching Band Parade Rehearsal

November 14, 2017: Band Boosters Meeting

November 15, 2017: Band Trip Fundraiser at Blaze Pizza in Holly Springs. 4pm-9pm. Flyer required.

November 14, 15, 16, 2017: 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm. Marching Band Parade Rehearsal

November 17, 2017: Krispy Kreme Doughnut General Fundraiser, 6:30 am – 7:20 am.

November 18, 2017: Raleigh Christmas Parade

November 28, 2017: Academic Band Concert, AFHS Auditorium, 7:00 pm