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how to give

Giving should be simple.
 
That's why The Cavaliers have listened to our supporters to better understand exactly how the corps' friends, fans, family, and alumni can quickly make a decision on how to best contribute to the success our programs, which include The Cavaliers Drum & Bugle Corps, Cavaliers Indoor Percussion, and GearWORKS.
 
Whether you're donating for the first time, or giving an amount that's right for you, please consider the following ways to give:
 
GIVE Online
 
Choose this option for general donations, big or small, to the corps without premiums. These charitable gifts go directly to supporting our ongoing educational programs.
 
GEARS Program
 
This annual giving program is designed exclusively for alumni of The Cavaliers Drum & Bugle Corps. Gifts to the GEARS Program are an investment in the future of the corps that has already shaped the lives of so many -- all to ensure that we're able to continue creating those life-changing experiences for many years to come.
 
These charitable gifts go directly to supporting our ongoing educational programs. 
 
CLUB 48 Program
 
This annual giving program is for friends, fans, family members, and alumni family members of The Cavaliers Drum & Bugle Corps. If you believe in the power of the Green Machine, on and off the field, then we ask for your generous support through the CLUB 48 program.
 
These charitable gifts go directly to supporting our ongoing educational programs.
 
Member Sponsorship
 
This option is for those who want to have a direct and immediate impact on an individual performing member by financially supporting his journey in The Cavaliers. Our sponsorship donors find this method of giving to be much more of a personal and rewarding experience -- your support can help make all the difference for a young man today.
 
Scholarship Funds
 
Your tax-deductible contribution to the Brubaker or Member Scholarship Funds is another way to directly invest in the young people who move through the ranks of The Cavaliers.
 
The Brubaker Scholarship Fund, established in 1993 to honor the late Cavalier visual designer Steve Brubaker, is focused on individuals demonstrating high levels of academic achievement.
 
The Member Scholarship Fund is a needs-based scholarship designed to provide financial support to individuals having difficulties with their financial obligation to the corps.
 
Memorial Gifts
 
This is a simple way to make a gift in honor of an alumnus, a volunteer, a fan -- Anyone who would have wanted to see The Cavaliers continuing to impact young people in a positive way.
 
Endowment Fund
 
Many Cavalier Alumni have already pledged their commitment to the 60th Anniversary Endowment Fund. Now is the time to renew that commitment as a way of ensuring that future generations of Cavaliers continue to enhance our unique fraternity in 2016 and beyond. Payments into the Endowment Fund are tax-deductible. 
 
Matching Gifts & Stock
 
Take advantage of your company's matching contributions or your own gifts of stock as another way to support the mission of The Cavaliers.
 
Planned Giving
 
Help ensure the Legacy of The Cavaliers with planned giving through estates, trusts, wills, bequests, insurance policies, and more. These gifts go beyond the immediate needs of the organization to support long-term growth and success.
 
Mail, Phone, and Fax
 
Learn more about sending your tax-deductible contribution directly to The Cavaliers via mail, phone, or fax.