Band sponsors

Join us in the Rockford High School Marching Band’s March to Macy’s!

Jump down to see how you can become a sponsor. There are different levels of sponsorships available and you will receive kudos on the web and at local businesses, perks and free advertising in exchange for your tax-deductible gift!

A HUGE thank you to our generous sponsors:

Flight B sponsors – $5,000

  • AIS Construction Equipment & Supplies

Flight C sponsors – $1,000

  • Bella Vista Family Eye Care
  • J & H Family Stores
  • Video-Tech-Tronics

Friends of the Rockford High School Marching Band – $150

  • Autocam (NN, Inc.) ($250)
  • Five Star Property Solutions, Inc
  • Kellermeier Plumbing, Inc
  • Precision Claims, LLC
  • Highlight Industries, Inc
  • Gorillatechs, LLC
  • James F Hughes, CPA
  • Redwater Restaurant Group (Water Mark Properties)
  • Rockford Ambulance
  • Van Eck Law, PC

Special mention

  • Mendham Enterprises, LLC (Jody’s Restaurant) ($100)

(Updated 2/12/2017)


If you would like to sponsor the band, contact Melinda Klukas, Rockford High School Band President, at 616.826.4296 or barryklukas@aol.com.

You can download, print or view the sponsor letter with sponsor levels. It includes all the sponsorship levels, what perks are included for you in each level and how to donate. Note: If you are giving this letter to a business or your employer, please also include the Rockford Band Parents tax information.

Friends of the Rockford High School Marching Band – $150

  • Your name or company listed in the 2017 Rockford Marching Band Invitational program
  • “March to Macy’s” t-shirt
  • An official “Thank you” on the Rockford Bands Facebook page and listed as a sponsor on the band website

Flight C Sponsors – $1,000

  • An official “Thank you” on the Rockford Bands Facebook page and listed as a sponsor on the band website
  • ¼ page ad in the Rockford HS Marching Band Invitational program in 2017
  • 8” X 10” logo decal sticker on band trailer for 1 year
  • 4 tickets to the Rockford HS Marching Band Invitational in 2017 with prime parking
  • Commemorative thank you plaque presented to the sponsor
  • Sponsor name on the band concert programs or sign at the door for the 2017/18 school year

Flight B Sponsors – $5,000

  • An official “Thank you” on the Rockford Bands Facebook page and listed as a sponsor on the band website
  • ½ page ad in the Rockford HS Marching Band Invitational program in 2017
  • 20” X 20” logo decal sticker on band trailer for 1 year
  • 4 tickets to the Rockford HS Marching Band Invitational in 2017 with prime parking
  • Commemorative thank you plaque presented to the sponsor
  • Sponsor name on band concert programs or sign at the door for the 2017/18 school year
  • Rotating advertisement on the Rockford Bands Facebook page through the end of 2018 school year
  • Rockford Band Family and Friends Show recognition in 2017
  • Sponsorship listed on a “Thank You” banner carried at the Rockford “Start of Summer Celebration” parade in 2017
  • Recognition announcements at half-time home football games for the 2017 season
  • “Thank You” for your sponsorship on the Celebration Cinema North box office monitor until November 2017
  • Recognition announcement at the Rockford HS Marching Band Invitational in 2017
  • Recognition in the Rockford Squire
  • Recognition on the Corner Bar thermometer (on the outside wall for the entire city to see)

Flight A Sponsors – $10,000

  • An official “Thank you” on the Rockford Bands Facebook page and listed as a sponsor on the band website
  • Full page ad in the Rockford HS Marching Band Invitational program in 2017
  • 30” X 30” logo decal sticker on band trailer for 1 year
  • 4 tickets to the Rockford HS Marching Band Invitational in 2017 with prime parking
  • Commemorative thank you plaque presented to the sponsor
  • Sponsor name on band concert programs or sign at the door for the 2017/18 school year
  • Rotating advertisement on the Rockford Bands Facebook page through the end of 2018 school year
  • Rockford Band Family and Friends Show recognition in 2017
  • Listing and logo on a “Thank You” banner carried at the Rockford “Start of Summer Celebration” parade in 2017
  • Recognition announcements at half-time home football games for the 2017 season
  • “Thank You” for your sponsorship on the Celebration Cinema North box office monitor until November 2017
  • Recognition announcement at the Rockford HS Marching Band Invitational in 2017
  • Recognition in the Rockford Squire
  • Recognition on the Corner Bar thermometer (on the outside wall for the entire city to see)
  • Recognition in all local press releases and interviews

Flight AA Sponsors – $20,000

  • An official “Thank you” on the Rockford Bands Facebook page and listed as a sponsor on the band website
  • Full page ad in the Rockford HS Marching Band Invitational program in 2017
  • 36” X 36” logo decal sticker on band trailer for 1 year
  • 4 tickets to the Rockford HS Marching Band Invitational in 2017 with prime parking
  • Commemorative thank you plaque presented to the sponsor
  • Sponsor name on band concert programs or sign at the door for the 2017/18 school year
  • Rockford Band Family and Friends Show recognition in 2017
  • Listing and logo on a “Thank You” banner carried at the Rockford “Start of Summer Celebration” parade in 2017
  • Recognition announcements at half-time home football games for the 2017 season
  • “Thank You” for your sponsorship on the Celebration Cinema North box office monitor until November 2017
  • Recognition announcement at the Rockford HS Marching Band Invitational in 2017
  • Recognition in the Rockford Squire
  • Recognition on the Corner Bar thermometer (on the outside wall for the entire city to see)
  • Recognition in all local press releases and interviews
  • Fixed ad on the Rockford Bands Facebook page with a link to your company website until the end of the 2018 school year
  • 8×10 picture of the band holding your company banner while in New York City (not during the parade)
  • Company banner on the Drum Major podium during home football games (No larger than 3’x6′; your company will furnish)

Grand Champion Sponsors – $50,000

  • An official “Thank you” on the Rockford Bands Facebook page and listed as a sponsor on the band website
  • Full page ad in the Rockford HS Marching Band Invitational program in 2017
  • 4 tickets to the Rockford HS Marching Band Invitational in 2017 with prime parking
  • Commemorative thank you plaque presented to the sponsor
  • Sponsor name on band concert programs or sign at the door for the 2017/18 school year
  • Rockford Band Family and Friends Show recognition in 2017
  • Listing and logo on a “Thank You” banner carried at the Rockford “Start of Summer Celebration” parade in 2017
  • Recognition announcements at half-time home football games for the 2017 season
  • “Thank You” for your sponsorship on the Celebration Cinema North box office monitor until November 2017
  • Recognition announcement at the Rockford HS Marching Band Invitational in 2017
  • Recognition in the Rockford Squire
  • Recognition on the Corner Bar thermometer (on the outside wall for the entire city to see)
  • Recognition in all local press releases and interviews
  • Fixed ad on the Rockford Bands Facebook page with a link to your company website until the end of the 2018 school year
  • 8×10 picture of the band holding your company banner while in New York City (not during the parade)
  • Company banner on the Drum Major podium during home football games (No larger than 3’x6′; your company will furnish)
  • Logo decal on full swing door of semi trailer for 5 years (2 available)

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