Donation Opportunities

A core mission of the Band Alumni Society is supporting U. of M. Concert and Marching Bands.  Whether you are a Band Alum or someone who just enjoys the band programs at the U., consider providing financial support to the band program and the outstanding student-musicians who proudly represent the University of Minnesota through musical excellence. 

Support the Marching Band

Visit or call 1-800-775-2187.  If you're interested in talking with a development officer regarding a large gift, please contact Jake Muszynski at or 612-626-5141.

Michael M. Jalma Scholarships

The Band Alumni Society annually awards the Michael M. Jalma Scholarships to U. of M. band program students who demonstrate leadership skills, academic achievement, and participation in community outreach and volunteerism.  The scholarships are funded from the society's operating funds -- any monies that exceed the society's expenses are allocated for the Jalma Scholarships.  Scholarship recipients are selected by the society with input from the U. Bands directors.

Donations for the Jalma Scholarships can be sent to:

U. of M. Band Alumni Society
Marching Band Suite - TCF Bank Stadium
423 - 23rd Avenue SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Please indicate that your gift is for the Jalma Scholarships.