Monetary contributions are not the only form of needed assistance
that you can bring to the Sunrisers. Our day-to-day operations require manpower,
brainpower and/or equipment that you may possess or have access to.
If you have the ability either through an employer or through your own resources or possessions –
to donate any of the following, PLEASE !!! contact us at:
for storage of our uniform parts on the corps trucks.
Donated by William Thorpe on 9/5/07
approximately 100 needed of each. More is better. Less is ok. For storage on equipment trucks.
for our two equipment trucks. Specifications will be furnished on request.
to display our uniform at recruitment venues.
offers shade & protection at:
- Alumni season kickoff family picnics. Larger sizes preferable.
- Rehearsals, in the event of rain. Larger sizes preferable.
- Booster/Souvenir tables. Smaller size preferable.
for use in building elevated structure for viewing drill at rehearsals.
needed to perform maintenance on our brass instrument inventory.
for use in applying heat-transfer images to T-Shirts that we sell at our booster tables.
Durable enough to produce sufficient inventory for public sale.
sheet music, show programs, posters, flyers, sheet music etc
juices, bottled water, soda, (No alcoholic beverages please), sandwich materials, fruits, salads, burgers, chicken, snacks etc
currently looking for other suitable facilities for our rehearsals - outdoor & indoor.
travel with the corps when available to administer first aid & basic first aid supplies.
Would you be interested in helping us with alterations and adjustments to our uniforms ?
Can you assist with booking & coordinating coach buses for competitions and other trips ?
Do you have the ability to donate or solicit the donation of materials for uniforms ?
- Services - Would you be available to man our Souvenir/Booster table at competitions, performances etc
- Inventory - Can you donate or have you donated t-shirts, wallets, key chains, hats etc
We occasionally need to put members up overnight during camp weekends, etc
Rather than ask them to drive home again or get a motel room, we find it is cheaper and easier. Gym floors, YMCAs, Legion halls, etc
showers available if possible.
for our Alumni Season-Kickoff Family Picnics, or other events. Burgers, chicken, hotdogs, side dishes, napkins, large trash bags etc
An RV preparing food for members at low cost or even donated, so that members do not have to drive off site,
spending tons of money and being late back to rehearsals on the day of competitions.
Can you help us redesign the rack and storage systems inside our equipment trucks or build equipment carts ?
any hardware that a corporation might find too old to maintain, but which would run Microsoft Office applications,
web browsers, etc
Instead of retiring this type equipment, it could be put to good use here. Mac is acceptable also.
to power lights inside the truck and behind the truck in nighttime, low-light scenarios.
any 8.5 X 11.0 type.
for powering & charging laptops from car batteries.
for flag poles. 1 diameter in multiples of 6 foot lengths (6,12,18 etc).
This saves us the cost of purchasing commercially made corps style flag poles.
for lining grass fields at new outdoor facilities.
for lining parking lots. Ivory Soap is best.
Ours are small and getting old. If you know someone who can donate a truck in good working order or if you can lead us to good deals.
to shows, to rehearsals etc
Winter and Summer. Mostly Summer.
Our equipment truck holds carts that carry our pit equipment from the trucks to the field.
A used or new donated ATV or golf cart can relieve our pit crew (front sideline)
performers of the need to physically drag hundreds of pounds of equipment up and down hills
in uniform prior to a performance.
pulled behind a vehicle with a trailer hitch. Preferably, this cart can also be hooked up to the ATV or Golf Cart,
loaded with pit equipment and used to transport same from the truck to the practice or performance field.
soccer/football fields, legion halls, schools auditoriums, cafeterias, etc
used for winter/spring learning events (drill & music), open houses, recruitment materials etc
Can you help us ?
This can be used for educational purposes as well as recruitment.
for playback of video / dvd.
for communication between admin, staff, sections etc. at events and rehearsals.
eCommerce, databases, data storage etc
for recording & playback.
If you think you can assist us with any of the above, PLEASE !!! contact us at: