The Kiser Band needs your support! Our goal is to raise $3,000. We have 150 Kiser Band families, so that is only $20 per family -- totally doable! If you can kick in $40, that is even better. Please consider a minimum gift of $20. All donations will make a difference!
Top 10 Reasons to Support the Kiser Band
10. The Kiser Band has a tradition of excellence. Did you know they have received 26 awards in the last decade?!
9. Students who take music class are more likely to stay in school and achieve in other subjects.
8. Learning to play an instrument can build confidence.
7. Ms. White rocks! Did you know she was Guilford County Schools Teacher of the Month in March 2016? And she has been teaching music education for more than 22 years; 15 of those years at Kiser?
6. Music education can greatly contribute to students' intellectual development.
5. Music students tend to have higher self esteem and are better at managing anxiety.
4. Students in band/orchestra are less likely to abuse substances over their lifetime.
3. Students with experience in music performance score higher on the SAT. One report indicates 63 points higher on verbal and 44 points higher on math.
2. Click to donate is easier and more fun than selling stuff.
1. Your student's experience with the Kiser Band will be some of her/his best memories from middle school.