Make a gift to general operations . . .

  • supports production costs for 20 great free concerts;
  • helps us buy equipment, like chairs & music stands; and
  • buys new music, so we can keep the concerts exciting.

Participate in the Kroger Community Rewards Program by directing the Kroger Corporation to designate a portion of your Kroger Plus Card rewards to our band.  Go here  for more details.


Contribute to the band using Amazon Smile. Amazon Smile is an alternate Amazon website.  It is exactly the same as Amazon, except when you make eligible purchases, Amazon donates 0.5% of what you spent to a charity of your choice.  Click here for more information on setting up Amazon Smile.


Go to the Donate Online Now form to donate securely online.
You do NOT need a Paypal account to make an online contribution.


Send your check payable to the “BCB” to:
Bloomington Community Band
P. O. Box 237, Bloomington, IN 47402.

Your donation is safe, secure, and goes directly to support your band. Thank you for your donation.

Contributions may be acknowledged on our website unless anonymity is requested.

The Bloomington Community Band is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization. Visit our GuideStar page here.

Consult your tax adviser to determine whether your contribution is tax deductible.

NAMED CHAIRS information here.


In conjunction with the inaugural endowment fund drive in 2012, the band established two named funds, one for its founding director,  Newell Long, and the other for long-time Indiana University music librarian Ralph Papakhian.