Volunteer Opportunities

State Band & Orchestra Festival

April 24 - 25, 2024

Otsego is honored to be selected to host this event again in 2024. We can not make this day happen without you! Sign up for a block of time or donate some food items. Otsego is a popular site because of the quality event that we have hosted over the years. Lets not disappoint!


• HS - Assist with marching band uniforms and concert garments

• MS – Assist with 8th grade concert garments

Band Camp


• Provide daily snacks and drinks

• End of camp cook-out

• Prop building

• Sorting of apparel orders


Otsego Band Invitational September

• Chairpersons and volunteers needed for each area of the event

• Selling ads

• Program design

• Secure refrigerated truck

Football Games

• Covering bleachers

• Assist with pit

• Coordination of snacks and beverages


Memorial Day, Allegan Fair, Creative Arts, Christmas Parades

• Driving trucks/trailers

• Load/unload equipment trailers

• Walk with students, hand out waters

Photo & Video

all events


throughout school year

• Donation /program table

• Merchandise table


Solo & Ensemble, Parades throughout school year

• Load/unload equipment trailers

• Assist with pit during competitions

• Drive trucks/trailers

• Coordination of snacks, beverages and meals


April & February

• Volunteers needed for judges’ room, backstage, sight-reading room, cloak room

• Signage

• Food/beverages


Every other year in November

• Chaperones

• Chairperson for each meal/snack

• Craft and silent auction donation solicitation and coordination

• Monitoring fundraising tables

• Food donations

Award Banquet


• Dessert table

Pep Band

• Food/beverages


• Website maintenance

• Newsletter/Communications

• Distribution of fundraiser goods

• Experienced food service professional to assist with events requiring health department inspections

Any volunteer that will be working directly with students must have a Background Check on file with the Otsego Public School District at-least 7 days in advance.
The Background Check Form is available for download below. Once you have completed that please return to LeAnne at Central Office @ lperkowski@otsegops.org