SAMBA fundraises throughout the year to help Sunset’s bands pay for travel expenses, entry fees, uniforms, specialized performance instruction, show design, instrument purchase and repair, the purchase of new music and arrangements, and scholarships for students who otherwise would be unable to afford to participate. All families are expected to help support SAMBA through at least one volunteer activity in addition to the Sunset Classic.
A highlight of the annual fundraising programs managed by SAMBA include:
There are many ways to volunteer throughout the school year. Please make sure that you’ve filled out the “volunteer form” at the beginning of each school year and turn it into the SAMBA membership coordinator or Mr. Hall. If you wish to get involved at any other time, please contact the SAMBA Vice President, who oversees all fundraising activities.