|and by a grant from the Lazy Daze Arts and Crafts Festival, a Cary-based festival supporting local arts and non-profit organizations and activities.|
|The Cary Town Band, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) corporation.
As such, contributions and donations are fully tax deductible and greatly appreciated.
Copies of supporting documentation are available at the above links.
Contributions are generally used to pay for rehearsal space, occasionally theater space, for the acquisition and care of music, and for maintenance of percussion equipment and the band van, used to transport heavy equipment to and from concert events and rehearsals. The band is a 100% volunteer organization. No members receive any monetary compensation for their playing time and talents.
Contributions of any amount may be given by check made out to Cary Town Band and sent by mail to:
Cary Town Band
c/o Cary Arts Center
101 Dry Avenue
Cary, NC 27511
Acknowledgements and receipts are provided on request.
Contributions by check or cash may be made at most public concerts by dropping them in a contributions jar provided for that purpose (usually) near a side or rear entrance to the performance area.
Donations of music or equipment are handled on a case by case basis, coordinated with the director.
A New Way to Contribute - Amazon Smile
When you shop at Amazon, you can support the band by making purchases via AmazonSmile. When you do, 0.5% of your purchase cost will be donated to the band. To choose the band as your designated AmazonSmile charity, simply click on Cary Town Band's unique link:
When you click on this link, you skip the process to search for a charity to support among over 1 million eligible charities. Instead, you're taken to smile.amazon.com and are automatically asked if you want to support Cary Town Band Inc. Say yes. Then when you want to make Amazon purchases, do not go to Amazon.com. Go to smile.amazon.com to do your shopping. If you said "yes", then your purchases will be credited to the Cary Town Band. You can learn more about the AmazonSmile program at https://smile.amazon.com/gp/aw/ch/about.
And thank you for your contributions via this new way to contribute.