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The Denver Concert Band is a non-profit organization, and we rely entirely on member dues, ticket sales, and donations/sponsorships to keep the band running. 

We greatly appreciate financial support, as it is essential for us to rent performance spaces, buy new music, and maintain our instruments. We have a wide variety of donation options, as well as specific fundraising events. 

Click this button to donate now through Paypal, or keep reading to learn about other ways to support the DCB.


& Sponsors

Colorado Gives

ColoradoGives is an organization dedicated to fundraising for local non-profit organizations. Donations can be made at any time, but the biggest fundraising event is the annual Colorado Gives Day. Donations scheduled for or made on this day are supported with additional contributions from sponsors like 1st Bank. Click here to donate now through ColoradoGives! 

Scientific & Cultural Facilities District

The SCFD is a Colorado regional tax district that supports arts, music, education, science, and other cultural organizations in the Denver Metropolitan Area. The funds are generated from 1/10 of 1% sales tax, and are essential to local non-profits like the Denver Concert Band. 

Corporate Sponsors

Corporate Sponsorship is a great way to advertise your organization while supporting a great cause! 

Interested in being a sponsor? Email us at

Become a Friend of the DCB

We recognize "Friends of the DCB" at the following levels:

Conductor’s Circle – $2500 and above

Benefactor – $1000 to $2499

Patron – $500 to $999

Sponsor – $100 to $499

Associate – $25 to $99

Donors at these levels will be mentioned in our next concert program. 

We also support Tribute and Memorial Gifts. These were established as a way to honor a special milestone or accomplishment for friends and supporters of the Denver Concert Band. 

Please contact the band to find out where your gift might help the most. Email us at

DCB Endowment Funds

The Endowment Fund was set up so that only the earnings of the fund are to be used to help the band. The principal is to be maintained. The DCB Endowment Fund (with unique tax ID number) is a perfect vehicle for planned estate gifts. The DCB Endowment Fund is managed quarterly by three custodians: Paul Plath, Stan Joy, and Ron Corsi. The custodians serve staggered 3 year terms.

There are three Endowment Fund options:

1. Gene Chick Fund (Unrestricted Fund) – the earnings are transferred into the operating account at a periodic rate.

2. Frank Parce Fund (Restricted Fund for marketing purposes) – the board authorizes the specific use of the earnings after a committee recommendation.

3. Joy of Education Fund (Restricted Fund) – earnings help with the the Young Artist Scholarship and “Show and Tell Band” with percentages of 75% and 25%, respectively.

If you would like to help the band with a lasting gift, make a donation one of our endowment funds:

DCB Endowment Fund
Denver Concert Band
P.O. Box 630252
Littleton, CO 80163-0252

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