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Welcome to the Wolf-Tones Website

Wolf-Tones (officially known as the SRVHS Instrumental Music Foundation) is the music booster group for San Ramon Valley High School supporting the long and illustrious history of instrumental music we are so fortunate to have at this school! 

 

Wolf-Tones Monthly Update –

December 2021

 


 
Next Wolf-Tones Booster Meeting Tonight

Monday, December 6th @ 7:00 pm

Please contact wolftonescomm@gmail.com to obtain login information for the Google Meet call.  

 


 
Winter Concert & Silent Auction

Tuesday, December 7th

Please see this link for details on call and start times.  We are also hosting a silent auction to be held during the concert.  

 


Open Volunteer Positions

Our amazing SRVHS Instrumental Music program only works if we have sufficient parent volunteers to assist with various projects and we urgently need your help!  Many of these jobs can be done from home! Team up with another parent and volunteer for one of the below listed opportunities today.  Please send your interest and/or any questions to wolftonescomm@gmail.com.

URGENT NEED Orchestra Liaison(s)

Coordinate with Instrumental Music Director on orchestra event needs; organize volunteers and food sales at the Spring 2022 Band and Orchestra Festival (an SRVHS-hosted event). Estimated time commitment: 1-2 months

URGENT NEED Marching Food Coordinator(s)

Liaison with pregame dinner hosts to determine food and volunteer needs; provide Communications Coordinator information to create signup genius requests for food donations and volunteers; coordinate Halloween Parade lunch; coordinate meals for marching competition. Estimated time commitment: Aug-Dec

Fundraiser Coordinator(s)

Work with Wolf-Tones Board to plan annual fundraiser; solicit parent volunteers to help with various needs; liaison with Athletic Boosters for complimentary use of online platform (if doing auction); monitor fundraiser progress and provide status reports to Wolf-Tones Board. Note: we are considering taking over the very lucrative annual Ski Swap from the PTSA if we can find interested parents to help run.  Estimated time commitment: 1-2 months

End of Year Banquet Coordinator(s)

Work closely with banquet venue and caterer; arrange for décor; manage tickets and volunteers; provide Wolf-Tones Board with status updates. Scheduled for Tuesday, May 24th, 2022. Estimated time commitment: 1-2 months (April-May)

Photographer/Historian(s)

Attend and photograph Instrumental Music events throughout the year; coordinate with Website Manager to publish photographs on Wolf-Tones website and other school-related sites.  Estimated time commitment: varied

 


Complete/Update District Online Volunteer Registration

Please update or create your volunteer registration with Be A Mentor today! Parents interested in helping on campus, at games and parades, chaperoning on field trips, or driving students MUST have the appropriate clearance for SRVHS.  We do check these clearances for every event.  To update your information or to register, please go to the SRVUSD Volunteer website, click on the “parents and students” tab and follow the volunteer info link.  It’s easy and relatively quick.

 

 

 

General News

 

Remember eScrip and AmazonSmile!

When doing your Holiday shopping this year, don’t forget to help support SRVHS Wolf-Tones financially by taking advantage of eScrip and Amazon Smile to raise funds without any additional expense for you. Your family and friends can help too!

escrip

Use eScrip when shopping locally or online to earn money for Wolf-Tones. When you use eScrip’s Online Mall their online retailers give you savings, plus up to 16% back to Wolf-Tones. It features hundreds of stores, including eBay, and major department stores like Macy’s.

Follow these simple steps to start earning money for Wolf-Tones now:

  1. Log on to eScrip.com using your existing eScrip account if you have one or go to escrip.com and click on “sign-up” and follow directions to create an account.
  2. Enter “SRVHS” in as the name of the Schools or Nonprofit to support. Select “SRVHS Wolf Tones”.
  3. Bookmark shopping.escrip.com and use it every time you shop online.
  4. Or instead of having to shop from the eScrip Mall: From shopping.escrip.com, you can download and install eScrip’s “ForgetMeNot” app on your browser. Once it’s installed you’ll be reminded automatically whenever you’re shopping with a merchant who gives back. Simply click on the eScrip banner that will appear at the top of the web page to earn for Wolf-Tones. It’s free and is easy to install. ForgetMeNot works for most merchants, however some merchants, like Amazon, Target and Home Depot require you to visit the Online Mall before you shop to earn with them.

For additional contributions to Wolf-Tones when shopping or eating out locally, follow the instructions on eScrip to register your existing credit/debit cards.

If you’re a Lucky’s Supermarket shopper, you can earn up to 3% from Lucky by registering at www.escrip.com/shares.

 

amazonsmile

For those of you who shop at Amazon.com, use AmazonSmile instead!  Your shopping experience will be just the same, using the same account information and shopping cart.  Amazon.com will then contribute 0.5% of your eligible purchases.  Follow these simple steps to start earning money for SRVHS Wolf-Tones:

  1. Logon to smile.amazon.com using your existing Amazon account.
  2. If this is your first visit to smile.amazon.com, when you’re asked to choose your charity, simply enter “SRVHS” and select “Srvhs Instrumental Music Foundation”
  3. Bookmark smile.amazon.com and use it every time you shop at Amazon.

  

 

Don’t forget about the Corporate Matching Program

We need your help to DOUBLE YOUR DONATION!

If your company participates in Corporate Matching and you haven’t submitted your paperwork yet, please do it soon.  Last year we raised over $6,000 in matching funds (free money!) and we hope to do even better this year.  If you have questions please contact Kelly Ryan.

Thank you so much for your continued support of our Instrumental Music Program!

 

   

Volunteer Reminders

As a reminder to everyone, in order to chaperone and/or drive students to music events you must register with Be A Mentor. If you haven’t already done it, get started now at SRVUSD Volunteer website.

    

Wolf-Tones Store:

Our Wolf-Tones store is now available.  You are able to purchase spirit wear, stickers, magnets and other instrumental music items.  Click here to enter our store.

    

Instrumental Music Donations:

Our music program is dependent on class donations to fund all our student activities.  Thank you to all the families who donated to our program during registration.  We are currently at 68% of our budgeted needs.  If you did not have a chance to make your donation please click here to go to our Donations Page for more information and to make your donation.

  

 

A Very Special “Thank You” to our
SRVHS Instrumental Music Donors

Amazon Smile Cheryl Yee Glass Pandora
Carpet One San Ramon Hospice Thrift Shoppe Panera Bread San Ramon
Chevron Ike’s Love and Sandwiches Peet’s Coffee Danville
Classic Graphics Image Concepts PG&E
Jennifer Cyrnak Jersey Mike’s Danville Plestchet Family
Danville Rotary Club Christine Lew San Ramon Valley Kiwanis Club
Esin and Curtis deCarion/ Revel and Esin of Danville Life Expressions Décor See’s Candy
Dalenberg Family Lobsang/Tsai Family Starbucks Rose Garden
Discover Danville Association McElroy Family The Studio
Freiman Family James McWilliams Thermo Fisher Scientific
Connie Gazarian/
Rodan & Fields
Musical Images Wisser Family
Ohara Family Karen Young