Support the Band Development Fund

With more than 350 students participating and reaching more than 750,000 people annually, the UK Bands is one of the largest and most visible organizations at UK. UK Bands are an integral part of the School of Music and the entire university, providing quality educational and cultural experiences for students of any major.

  • A gift of $500 can provide a Marching Band Uniform.
  • A gift of $1,000 can support student scholarships
  • A gift of $5,000 can support special projects including CD production or instruments. Marching Band sousaphones can cost more than $6,000 each.
  • A gift of $10,000 can help fund Marching Band travel. One overnight trip for the Marching Band can cost more than $25,000.
Annual gifts make many things possible for the UK Bands including:
  • Student support and scholarships
  • Instruments, music and uniforms and equipment
  • Travel to away games and appearances at regional and national conferences
  • Special projects including recruiting and outreach activities, recordings and productions

You can support the Band Development Fund on this page. If you'd like to give to another fund that is not listed, please use the search box in the upper right of this page and type in the desired fund to make your gift. We are grateful for your support!

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College of Fine Arts
202 Fine Arts Building
Lexington, KY 40506

Supported by 19 Donations:

  • Sandra Kay K.
    I Gave $150
  • Silhouette
  • Eric K.
    Not QUITE an alumnus, but always a band member
  • Marc W.
    I Gave $30
    Our son enjoys being a member of the Wildcat Marching Band. We're proud of him and all the members as they support #BBN! Go Cats!
  • Steve S.
  • Walter T.
    I Gave $25
    We support the Wildcat Marching Band!
  • LORI L.
    Always happy to support UK Band.
  • Brenda (Campbell) S.
    I Gave $25
    I graduated in Music Ed. in 1975. I was flagbearer fall 69 - spring '72. Married & then returned '74 - 75 to finish.
  • Silhouette
  • Silhouette
    I Gave $200
  • Jason M.
    I Gave $100
  • Tom B.
  • Eric K.
  • Sandra Kay K.
    I Gave $500
    Always happy to support the UK Band program!
  • Tom R.
    I Gave $50
  • Eric F.
    We met in the UK Band and have been married 36 years.
  • Gregory V.
    I Gave $100
    COL (Ret) Gregory O. Varo
  • Laura R.
    I Gave $25
    The Renger Family, friends of Gordon and Kelly Henderson
  • Gregory Z.
    Greg and Jeananne Zink