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Corps news and announcements

Corps news and announcements

by Drum Corps International

Blue Stars The Blue Stars are seeking volunteer drivers for their 2011 summer tour. Both Class A CDL and non-CDL opportunities are available.
BlueStars.org
Bluecoats The Bluecoats have a new base of operations after purchasing a new building in North Canton, Ohio. What the organization has named the "Champion Event Center," the new 12,000 square foot facility includes office and meeting space, and an event hall that will host bingo games. "It's always been our dream to own a brick and mortar home and major asset for our organization," said Bluecoats Board President Scott Swaldo.
Bluecoats.com
Boston Crusaders This summer, the Boston Crusaders will be hosting a tribute to one of the most revered drum corps competitions in history, the CYO Nationals. The event will feature a lineup of seven World and Open Class corps in addition to a special selection of all-age and alumni corps.
BostonCrusaders.com
The Cadets The Cadets are back in action this weekend with their latest rehearsal camp in Woodstown, N.J. Corps members will head outside for the first time this season to begin learning the drill formations to their 2011 production, "Between Angels and Demons."
YEA.org
Carolina Crown Carolina Crown has a venue change for its NightBEAT Tour of Champions series event on July 31. The event will be brought back to Rock Hill (S.C.) District 3 Stadium.
CarolinaCrown.org
Cascades The Cascades are in need of a volunteer coordinator to help facilitate its support staff leading up to the corps' summer tour.
SeattleCascades.org
The Cavaliers The Cavaliers report that their Japanese alumni, members and volunteers are safe after the devastating earthquake that hit the country last week.
Cavaliers.org
Crossmen The Crossmen posted a wish list of items that will support the ongoing operation of the corps this summer. You can see what the corps is in need of and make a donation online to go toward the purchase those items.
Crossmen.org
Forte Forte is in the running for $30,000 as part of Intuit's Love a Local Business Grant Competition. You can pledge your support to the corps simply by sending a text message.
ForteCorps.org
Jersey Surf Jersey Surf wants its alums to save the date for two events coming up on July 9 and 10 in the South Jersey/Philadelphia area.
JerseySurf.org
Madison Scouts The Madison Scouts are reaching out to businesses to sponsor its two DCI Tour events this summer in Madison and Whitewater, Wis.. Four available sponsorship packages are available to fit the budget of any size business.
MadisonScouts.org
Phantom Regiment Phantom Regiment just rolled out a brand new iPhone app as well as one for phones on the Android operating system. As thanks for downloading, Regiment is offering a $5 coupon that can be used on merchandise in its online store.
Regiment.org
Racine Scouts The Racine Scouts are helping organize the Healing Field of Southeast Wisconsin, a community event that will honor U.S. service personnel by flying hundreds of American flags on the Racine, Wis. lakefront throughout Memorial Day weekend. Your purchase of a $50 flag will help make the event possible and in return help the corps purchase new instruments.
RacineScouts.com
Troopers The Troopers have formed a community partnership with the Natrona County School District in Wyoming to support the new Western Wind Marching Band, a summer ensemble for students grades six through 12.
TroopersDrumCorps.org
Velvet Knights Velvet Knights are raising funds by joining the studio audiences of several television shows filming at Warner Brothers Studios and Sony Pictures in California.
VKYAO.org