Band Aids: Are you first aid certified or have a medical background? If not, are you interested in ensuring that our students are hydrated and any minor injuries are tended to? Then Band Aids is the committee for you! Band Aids are important during summer band, games, and competitions. Time commitment is flexible and coordinated via SignUp Genius.
Business Sponsorships: Enjoy meeting new people? Have great ideas on sponsorship benefits that would be attractive to businesses? Are you well connected to area businesses? Help the Jaguar Band fund our program and support our kids by obtaining sponsorships! This can be done from home, out and about visiting business locations, networking events, emailing, etc either day or night. Late summer through fall.
Celebration: Do you enjoy planning events and coming up with fun ways to celebrate others? Do you always remember everyone’s birthday and think of ways to make someone feel special “just because”? Sign up for our Celebrations Committee and be part of celebrating our students and helping plan our year-end Band Banquet. Time commitment is flexible.
Color Guard: (uniforms, equipment, winter guard shirt & meal plan) Want to help our amazing color guard excel during their fall and winter competition season? This group of dedicated volunteers will assist the color guard in the Fall with equipment, props and uniforms. In the Spring this committee will coordinate Winter Guard meal plans on competition days and assist with equipment, props and uniforms.
Communications: (photographers, social media) Do you enjoy photography? Can you take pictures at an event? Do you enjoy designing graphics? Are you a wordsmith? Social marketing whiz? Help keep our website and social media interesting with great images and messaging to promote and celebrate our band program and students with JHS and our community. Can be done from home as well as events, day or night.
Front Line Crew: Do you like to be active? Do you like to help others? Help move Front Ensemble percussion instruments and electronic equipment for the band's Marching Show at their Fall performances. Time commitment is flexible but will require some Friday Night football games and Saturday competitions. Front Line Crew is extremely important during "Band-tober". (October) Time commitment is flexible and coordinated via SignUp Genius.
FUNdraising: Know the importance of funding for programs? Have you helped plan a successful silent auction? Help brainstorm, research, and/or organize fundraising events that help ensure our band program has the support, materials, and equipment it needs to achieve its potential.
Jaguar Jog: Are you a runner? Enjoy celebrating others at the finish line? Like planning events? Help us with our annual Jaguar Jog 5K/10K event in September. We will help gain sponsors, recruit vendors, promote registration of racers in the community and via school groups/clubs/athletics. Help coordinate volunteers for race day and fun ways to celebrate our event through music, photo booth, and more! Late summer through the event date.
Meal Plan: Want to help feed our band students? Hungry students can't perform their best! Volunteers can sign up to pick up meals and/or serve students. Time commitment is flexible and coordinated via SignUp Genius.
Membership: Do you enjoy meeting new people and making everyone feel welcome? Our membership committee hosts our booster general membership meetings and is an ambassador for our program. This committee will also help devise ways to track and reward our volunteers and members. Time commitment is flexible.
Build Crew: Do you like to work with your hands? Have some craftmanship skills? Like to repair items? Help repair and/or build props, shelves, or other items needed by the band programs. Pit Crew also maintains our trailers. Time commitment is flexible and coordinated via GroupMe.
Props Crew: Do you like to be active? Do you like to work behind the scenes? Help move props for the band's Marching Show at their Fall performances. Time commitment is flexible but will require some Friday Night football games and Saturday competitions. Prop Crew is extremely important during "Band-tober". (October) Time commitment is flexible and coordinated via SignUp Genius.
Spirit Gear: Love finding creative shirt designs and new products to support school/band spirit? You can help create our designs, choose items for our Jag Swag store, work with vendors, and sell/distribute our spirit gear at games and events. Design is typically late Spring to early Fall.
TCGC (Texas Color Guard Circuit Competition): Plan and prepare to ensure JHS and our Winter Guard shines as we host a Texas Color Guard Circuit Competition in the Spring! This is our biggest and most complete single event of the school year. Parent volunteers will staff everything to ensure participant and guest experience is amazing - from set-up, ticket sales, concessions, event organization, coordinating on-site vendors, medical first aid, and hosting judges and directors rooms. Planning begins late fall (after marching season).
Uniform Crew: Have organizational skills? Know how to sew? Then help assign, organize, repair or wash our uniforms! Assigning uniforms entails sizing students. Repair uniforms by the simple sewing of stirrups onto pants. The washing of uniforms can be done in the industrial washers at school or at home. Time commitment is flexible and fitting or organizing is typically coordinated via SignUp Genius.