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Through grants, professional partnerships, and personal donations, First Friday Music Club strives to provide a creative outlet for children ages 6 and up, to realize their potential as musical artists!

There are several easy ways that you can help:

  • Sponsor our monthly shows at Humphrey’s Backstage
  • Sponsor a student
  • Provide raffle items for our shows – instruments, equipment, gift certificates
  • Sponsor stages for our larger community performances 
  • Sponsor enrichment programs at our schools 

The possibilities are endless!

Donate now and rock a kids world!  

Please contact:  

Glen Fisher

619-223-0651

gomangofish@cox.net

FFMC is a 501c3 non-profit organization and all donations are tax deductible. 

CURRENT ACTIVITIES AND PLANS FOR 2020
 
  • Coaching Correia Middle School Guitar class & Jazz class 1 hour each a week, more if needed - cost for one school year $3500.00+ 
  • Coaching PLHS Guitar classes 2 hours a week - cost for one school year $3500+
  • Correia Jazz Band 4-day Workshop & concert with  Artists in Residence - total cost $11,700.00
  • Performing at fundraisers and public events- cost depends on event -
  • We sponsor students- cost approx. $120/month each student 
  • Professional musicians and students performing once a month at a local venue - cost $250-$300/month
  • Selected students of Glen's are performing at local Restaurants & events - cost minimum $300/event
  • Expanding the possibilities of students recording in a professional studio environment  

2019 Donors

2019 DONORS 

  • Charles Pendrell 
  • Tanner Fox, Inc. 
  • Ryan Family Charitable Foundation 
  • Point Loma Summer Concerts (2018/19) 
  • Belly Up Tavern 
  • Gayle & Carl Nuffer  
  • Christiaan & Ruth Nazarian 
  • OB Women's Club 
  • Detail in Progress/ Prentice St.Clair 
  • Kevyn Lettau 
  • John Malthaner 
  • Larry Zeiger 
  • Collins Youth Tennis Foundation 
  • Your Cause - Corporate Giving 

Donations from MANY at FFMC events 

  • Donations of Time & Things from  
  • Detail in Progress & Prentice St.Clair 
  • Bayclub Hotel 
  • The Venetian 
  • Maya & Fred Grim 
  • Cale Family 
  • Hale Family 
  • Katie Anderson & Family 
  • Edie Shults & family 
  • Tanner & Ronda Fox 
  • Gayle & Carl Nuffer 
  • Melalie Trovato 
  • CIMA 
  • Jon Koehler

2018 Donors

2018 DONORS: 

  • Ryan Family Charitable Foundation 
  • Point Loma Summer Concerts 
  • Tanner Fox, Inc. 
  • Ocean Beach Women's Club 
  • Mark Shults through the At&T employee giving program 
  • Belly Up Tavern through 'Sofa King Bueno' 
  • Nuffer Family 
  • Ronda Fox 
  • Detail in Progress/Prentice St.Clair 
  • Kerry & Christina McKay 
  • Elisabeth A Wells 
  • Gregory Lommen 
  • Lister Family 
  • Diane Sullivan 
  • Kevyn Lettau 
  • John Malthaner 
  • Donations at FFMC events from MANY 

Donations of Time & Things from  

  • Detail in Progress & Prentice St.Clair 
  • Bayclub Hotel 
  • Old Townhouse Restaurant 
  • The Venetian 
  • Maya & Fred Grim 
  • Smith Family 
  • Katie Anderson & Family 
  • Edie Shults & family 
  • Tanner & Ronda Fox 
  • Gayle & Carl Nuffer 
  • Melalie Trovato 
  • CIMA 
  • Jon Koehler

2017 Donations

2017 DONORS:

  • Ryan Family Charitable Foundation  $5000
  • Point Loma Summer Concerts $2500
  • Tanner Fox, Inc. $5000
  • OB Woman's Club $500
  • Mary Kelly Clifton $500
  • James Ketchum $500
  • Kerry & Christina McKay $200
  • Brooks Family $200
  • Marketa Hankova & Family $100
  • Pretice StClair & Detail in Progress $100
  • Rhea Family $50
  • and monthly donations and gifts of things & time from all of YOU!

2016 Donors

2016 DONORS Thank You!

  • Ryan Family Charitable Foundation  
  • Hervey Family non-endowment Fund at the San Diego Foundation 
  • Point Loma Summer Concerts 
  • James & Jill Ketchum
  • Dean Butterfield
  • Gregory Vaickus
  • Tom & Jessica Ryan 
  • Valerie & Bill Anders
  •  Carl & Gayle Nuffer 
  • Richard & Dana Irby
  • Larry Zeiger
  • Kerry & Christina McKay
  • Ritva Smith
  • Terry Koehler
  • Molly Bishop Allen
  • Mary Nuffer
  • Eric & Lori Anders
  • John & Simone O'Connell
  • Mark & Becky Rhea
  • Lister Family
  • Ingrid Qirko
  • Fred & Mona Espinosa
  • Sydnie Moore
  • Stacy Carlson
  • Cynthia Queen (Yoder Family)
  • Karen Jimenez
  • Gordon & Carolyn Hoard
  • Kevyn Lettau
  • Kathleen L. Casa
  • Douglas & Joy Brewster   
  • San Diego Shakespeare Society for a Family Membership valued $50, 2 tickets to celebrity Sonets at the Old Globe valued $40, and the generosity of Board President Alex Sandie.

2015 Donors

2015 DONORS   Thank You 

  • Hervey Family Non-Endowment Fund at the San Diego Foundation 
  • Point Loma Summer Concerts 
  • The Nuffer Family
  • Valerie Anders 
  • Tom & Jessica Ryan
  • Kerry McKerry & Christina Gilmore McKay  
  • Denise Vetter 
  • Dean Butterfield 
  • Brittany Judy
  • Elisabeth Banham
  • Rhea Family
  • Sherman Family
  • McLaughlin Family
  • Susan Gedestad
  • Detail in Progress/ Prentice St.Clair
  • Jon Koehler
  • Humphreys Backstage Live, O'Bistro & Point Break Cafe
  • Jennifer Smith & Family
  • Brenda Jonga / O'Bistro Cafe  
  • Kevyn Lettau  
  • The FFMC Board: Cynthia Queen, Judy Fisher, Katie Anderson, Christina Gilmore, Mary Kelly Clifton, Maya Grim!
  • Parents, parents, parents!!!
  • Family, Friends, Fans!

2014 Donors

2014 DONORS

Thank You

  • to The Point Loma Summer Concerts for their $2500 grant!
  • to Valerie E. Anders for her $300 donation!
  • to Richard Lindsay for the $60 donation!
  • to Mary Nuffer for her $50 donation!
  • to Kathleen Nuffer for the $50 donation!
  • to Kathleen Casas for the $100 donation!
  • to Sherryl Nuffer Roonan for the $100 donation!
  • to Richard & Karen Ann Jimenez for their $50 donation!
  • to Craig & Lindy Mamer for their $50 donation!
  • to Laura Schaefer for her $50 donation!
  • to  Ann & Ned Chambers M.D. for their $50 donation!
  • to Douglas & Cristina Whitlow Stow for their $50 donation!
  • to Douglas Brewster for his $50 donation!
  • to Dean Butterfield for all his support & $200 donation!
  • to Gayle & Carl Nuffer for donating their home for two great fundraisers!
  • to Chuck Eggers for his repeat help in providing sound for FFC events! 
  • to Richard and Dana Irby for donating $50
  • to Stephanie & Grant Teeple for donating $200
  • to Ann & Mike Rauch for donating $100
  • to Jessy & Amy Denney for donating $100
  • to Anonymous Donor for donating drinks and Catering services to a FFC fundraiser
  • to Mary Kelly Clifton for donating $500
  • to The Bay Club Hotel & Marina for donating a One Night Island Getaway 
  • to The Bay Club Bar & Restaurant for donating a Dinner for Two 
  • to  Detail in Progress, Inc. for donating a $50 gift certificate to The Bay Club Bar & Restaurant
  • to Native Food for donating a $50 gift certificate & cookbook
  • to Paradise Nails & Spa for donating 2 gift certificates worth $64 to their salon
  • to the Hervey Family Non-Endowment Fund at the San Diego Foundation for their repeated $5000 donation!
  • to Carl and Gayle Nuffer for donating $250 at our adult student concert.
  • to Jenn Smith and Family for donating monthly baskets of 'Bliss Beauty Items' worth up to $500 for our concert raffles at Humphreys & Point Break Cafe!
  • to Brenda, owner of O'Bistro Cafe for her continuous support of the FFC with gift certificates to the restaurant!
  • to ALL of YOU who came to our amazing New Year's Day Concert at the Kona Kai. It was a lot of fun, talent & a good way to start the New Year!

2013 Donors

Donors in 2013

  • Hervey Family Non-Endowment Fund at the San Diego Foundation
  • The Reuben H.Fleet Foundation at the San Diego Foundation
  • Point Loma Summer Concerts & Point Loma Association
  • O'Bistro for donating endless gift certificates
  • Jennifer Smith for donating many Gift Baskets 
  • Kevyn Lettau for gift certificates to vocal lessons
  • Chuck and Sandra Eggers
  • Carl and Gayle Nuffer
  • Kerry and Christina McKay
  • Molly Allen
  • Don & Janice Albarez
  • Gretchen Rusch - Magers
  • Michael Kirsch
  • Nazarene University
  • NTC Foundation
  • Koehler Kraft
  • St.Peters by the Sea
  • Parents, Grandparents, friends, relatives & FFC lovers
  • Anonymous Donor

2012 Donors

Donors in 2012
  • Scott E. Clifton
  • Mary Kelly Clifton
  • The Hervey Family through the San Diego Foundation
  • Correia Instrumental Music Association (CIMA)
  • Point Loma Foundation (Summer Concerts)
  • Friends of Silver Gate (Lomapalooza fundraiser)
  • Carl & Gayle Nuffer
  • Janet Wilson
  • Anonymous donor
  • Parents, grandparents, relatives, friends & fans!!!

2011 Donors

Donors in 2011
  • Mary & Scott Clifton
  • The Hervey Family through the San Diego Foundation
  • The Ryan Family Charitable Foundation
  • Correia Instrumental Music Association (CIMA)
  • The San Diego Shakespeare Society
  • Point Loma Foundation (Summer Concerts)
  • The Wounded EOD Warrior Foundation
  • Kevyn Lettau & her students putting on a fundraiser
  • Leslie Vaughn initiating a donation through her casting firm
  • Joe & Molly Allen
  • Nate & Lam Allen
  • Carl & Gayle Nuffer
  • Don & Janice Albares
  • All Over the Place (band donating scholarship money)
  • Smartscapes, Inc. (owner Fred Espinosa)
  • 2 anonymous donors
  • Parents, grandparents, relatives, friends & fans!!!