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New Year, New Board of Directors

January 1, 2018 - 10:49pm -- Christopher Boron

The Alliance annual banquet was on December 21st, 2017 and as usual the Board of Directors was installed for the following year. We were lucky enough to have Rusty Cates, Alliance member and 2017 JAD Director of Outreach, on hand for an engaging presentation. Like all of the parts of an apple in our district's namesake, your Board will be working together to operate in service to the vision of the Chapter (core, seeds, flesh, fruit, skin, stem, and all!).

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Alliance Member Awards for 2017

December 22, 2017 - 10:47pm -- Christopher Boron

2017 saw some amazing initiatives by members, in many cases behind the scenes. 


The Dale Jurgens Award was established to honor the memory of Dale Jurgens and 
acknowledges the unceasing contributions of The Alliance members who demonstrate his spirit of 
silent, behind-the-scenes service.

2017 had two winners from multiple nominations: Jon Geyer and George Denino. Many thanks to you both for all ofyour behind-the-scenes service keeping this organization alive!

Below: Jon Geyer accepts his 2017 Dale Jurgens award.

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Giving Week 2017

November 23, 2017 - 1:37am -- Christopher Boron

End of Year Fundraising!

Are you looking to support your favorite 501(c)3 nonprofit arts organization? There are dozens of ways beyond writing a check— and we wanted to share one that you can get something back from, too. GivingAssistant is the AmazonSmile of the rest of the internet, and you can designate a portion of automatic coupons for places like BestBuy, Target, and more to split between your own account and a donation towards The Alliance!

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Alliance Finishes 2nd in District!

October 23, 2017 - 7:56pm -- Christopher Boron

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The 2017 Johnny Appleseed District Competition and Convention took place this past weekend in Cranberry, PA. Eight choruses crossed the stage on Saturday, October 21st. The Top 3 Choruses were, in order: Southern GatewayThe Alliance, and Men of Independence! In a contest where the total points possible was 1200, The Alliance was just 8 points out of 1st place!

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2017 Alzheimer's Walk a Success!

September 28, 2017 - 2:03pm -- Christopher Boron

On September 24th, The Alliance had an amazing opportunity to impact the community, and 10 members of The Alliance delivered smiles to participants and volunteers for the Walk to End Alzheimer's Opening Ceremony. Each member represented the organization gracefully, even with a limited turnout of performers. It was a hot day, but no matter— Mark Morris held down the Bass Section for the performance.

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