The Pride of the Drive

Athens Drive Band Boosters Issue 16 - 10/29/2020

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IMPORTANT UPCOMING DATES

  • November 1st - Scrip order deadline
  • November 5th - Let's Eat Fundraiser @ Goodberry's
  • November 7th - Dewey's Bakery Holiday Store Opens
  • November 20th - Spirit Wear Pre-Order Deadline
  • November 20th - Fruit and Nut Sale Order Deadline

Markoch Family Update

Thanks to all the families who have signed up to provide a meal for Doc and his wife! We are happy to report (via Doc) that Susan made it through her surgery with flying colors! There are still a few slots available if you'd like to support them during her recovery period. Just click HERE to sign up. Thanks again!

Spirit Wear pre-order sale NOW OPEN!

We’re introducing our all new "Pride of the Drive" spirit wear just in time for colder weather and the holidays!!! Now through November 20th, you can pre-order our new design on both hoodies and tees. Custom band paw gaiters are also available!


Visit the Spirit Items tab on our website to view new gear and place your order. Please remember, this is a pre-order sale ONLY! Pick up/delivery arrangements will be announced. Order yours today! Deadline is November 20th.

Let's Eat Fundraiser - Goodberry's

WHERE: Goodberry’s 1146 Kildaire Farm Rd. Cary, NC

WHEN: Thursday, November 5th - ALL DAY from 11am to 10pm

HOW: It couldn’t be any easier! Gather up your friends and family or meet up as a section (with masks and proper precautions, of course!) Please mention that you are there for the Athens Drive Band fundraiser and your order will count towards our sales. 30% of sales will be donated to the general fund!


Donations to the general fund help to keep costs down for everyone and benefit every member of the band. Help support our wonderful band program while getting a delicious treat at the same time!!

Dewey's Holiday Store

Come work at our Holiday Store!! The Dewey's Store sign-up is officially open - CLICK HERE! Families may now sign up for 5 shifts. Remember, you MUST also sign up and complete a training shift prior working. If the sessions offered on the signup don't work with your schedule, please email us deweys@athensdriveband.com and we will coordinate with you to complete your training. Volunteers will also be asked to complete an online training module related to Covid-19 and complete a quick online health screening prior to training. Thank you for volunteering and making a difference for the band!

Our annual Fruit and Nut fundraiser is underway!

If you haven't received your info packet and would like one, please email us and we can deliver it to you. Remember, you can also click HERE to view the presentation detailing the fundraiser! An online ordering option is available this year for easy selling and shopping! We encourage everyone to capture orders through this new option. Click HERE to shop or share! Note: the online ordering system works best on a desktop computer. If you have any questions, please email us at fruit@athensdriveband.com. Good luck with your sales!

Scrip Gift Cards

Small denomination gift cards are available for a limited time from Scrip! These cards are the perfect small gift for the holidays. Families can shop brands like Amazon, Starbucks, and more - while supplies last. Questions? Contact Martha at scrip@athensdriveband.com.

ATTENTION ONLINE SHOPPERS!

The holidays are just around the corner! Please keep shopping through our web page Amazon link!

As an Amazon Associate, the band can earn up to 10% in affiliate fees from your qualifying purchases. Just click the Amazon logo at the top of our website's homepage EVERY TIME you shop. When you enter the Amazon site through our website, we earn money! Please ask friends and family to participate as well!

Grocery Cards

Did you know that doing your normal grocery shopping can also benefit the band? Physical gift cards are available for Lowes Foods (6% savings to student's account) and Food Lion (5% savings to student's account). Please text or call Zofia Pruchnik at 919-720-2066 to purchase.