Spring 2024 Fundraiser

Your support has made the past five years of La Grande Bande possible. Now, we’re asking for your continued and increased support as we prepare for our 24/25 Season. 

Thank you all for your contributions during our fundraiser! We were able to surpass our goal by over $2,000. We can’t thank you all enough for your support. We look forward to a great 24/25 Season ahead.

Final Fundraising Progress

As of 1 July 2024.

Current Amount Raised
$ 12068
Current Match Earned
$ 10000
Total Fundraising Goal
$ 0
Total Match Available
$ 0

Your contribution empowers La Grande Bande to provide the world-class musical performances and educational programs you love. We can’t do any of this without your support. Help us ensure our community can experience another world-class season in 2024/2025. 

When you make a contribution or  increase your current Sustainer level during our Spring 2024 fundraiser, you’ll be eligible to receive the  benefits listed below. 

As a special thank you for those who make a contribution during the Spring fundraiser (April 15 – June 15), we are pleased to offer a variety of thank you gifts.

Audio Downloads

As a thank you for the support you’ve already shown La Grande Bande over the years, we’d love to offer you several never-before-heard audio recordings from our past performances. We hope you enjoy!

Juan Gutiérrez de Padilla: Dixit Dominus | 25 February 2022, Cathedral of the Holy Trinity, New Ulm
Jacquet de la Guerre: “Aria” from Sonata in d (1707) |  21 September 2024, First Lutheran Church, Winthrop
Charpentier: “Nolite timere—Surgamus” from In Nativitatem Domini (1684) | 9 December 2024, Church of the Assumption, St Paul

Louis Couperin: “Prélude à l’imitation de Mr Froberger” from Suite de pièces in a (ante-1670) | 17 November 2024, First Lutheran Church, Winthrop 

Spring 2024 Fundraiser Benefits

When you make a contribution during our Spring Fundraiser, or increase your Sustainer level, we would like to extend to you the following benefits.

Make your donation by mail

If you would prefer to make your donation by mail, please send it to the following address: La Grande Bande, PO Box 243, Gaylord, MN 55334.

Friend Level ($10-100 or $5/month)
  • Your name printed in each concert’s program
Supporter Level ($101-200 or $10/month)
  • Your name printed in each concert’s program
  • 10% off 24/25 Season tickets
  • A choice of one Thank You Gift from Group A when you make new gift or increase from Friend Sustainer Level
Advocate Level ($201-300 or $20/month)
  • Your name printed in each concert’s program
  • 20% off 24/25 Season tickets
  • A choice of two Thank You Gifts from Group A when you make new gift or increase from Supporter Sustainer Level
Donor Level ($301-400)
  • Your name printed in each concert’s program
  • 30% off 24/25 Season tickets
  • an invitation to attend all rehearsals
  • A choice of one Thank You Gift from Group A & B when you make new gift
Artist Level ($401-550 or $40/month)
  • Your name printed in each concert’s program
  • 40% off 24/25 Season tickets
  • An invitation to attend all rehearsals
  • An artist-signed poster and concert program from three concerts of your choosing
  • A choice of three Thank You Gifts from Group A & B when you make new gift or increase from Advocate Sustainer Level
Director Level ($551-1,500)
  • Your name printed in each concert’s program
  • 50% off 24/25 Season tickets
  • An invitation to attend all rehearsals
  • An artist-signed poster and concert program from four concerts of your choosing
  • A private contributor’s dinner with the Music & Artistic Director at the end of the season
  • A choice of four Thank You Gifts from Group A, B & C when you make new gift
Director Level Bronze ($1,500+)
  • Your name printed in each concert’s program
  • 50% off 24/25 Season tickets
  • An invitation to attend all rehearsals
  • An artist-signed poster and concert program from four concerts of your choosing
  • A private contributor’s dinner with the Music & Artistic Director at the end of the season
  • A choice of all five Thank You Gifts from Group A, B & C when you make new gift
  • A surprise benefit to be announced at the beginning of the 24/25 Season

Spring 2024 Thank You Gifts

Thank You Gifts which you may  receive when make a contribution or increase your current sustainer level during our Spring 2024 Fundraiser.

Group A
Canvas Tote Bag
Knit Beanie
Group B
Season@HOME CDs
Insulated Travel Mug
Group C
Slate Coasters

After you make your contribution or increase your current Sustainer level, you’ll receive an email within 24 hours that includes a special coupon code to use in our online store. 

We hope that you consider making a donation during our Spring 2024 fundraiser to help us continue the work we do for you and the community we all love.