While City Sound Drum & Bugle Corps members raise approximately $1,000 to pay for tour and other expenses, that amount only covers a portion of the cost. The corps covers costs for uniforms, facilities, equipment, fuel and other items.

With your help, we can continue to improve the corps so that we get bigger and better every year.

Your donations allow more young students to compete and allows us to be even more successful organization that can lead more members to achieve success.

Donate through the secure PayPal link below.
​Please make your checks payable to

City Sound Drum & Bugle Corps
4769 Virginia Ave
Long Beach, CA 90805

City Sound Drum & Bugle Corps is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit based in California.

If you are in need of a receipt for tax return purposes, please include either your mailing address or your email address so that one may be sent to you. Please consult your tax preparer to determine the extent to which your donation is tax-deductible.

For further information on how you or your organization can support City Sound Drum & Bugle Corps, please contact our Director 
Nathaniel Lewis .

We thank you in advance for your support of the marching arts!

Thank you for your interest in becoming a City Sound Drum & Bugle Corps Volunteer! 

The corps is very fortunate to have a tight-knit, all-volunteer support staff. We depend on friends, family, and alumni to be able to continue giving our members the experience of a lifetime. Each year, we strive to be bigger and better, and with the help of volunteers like you, we are closer to making that possible.

Afraid that you don’t have enough time? 

No worries. We are grateful for any amount of time you can commit, either at a rehearsal or from home.

Not sure what you want to help with?

There is always plenty to do. Just let us know that you’re interested!

Below is a a short list of areas we need help with:

  • Cooking/Food Service
  • Uniform Sewing/Hemming
  • Construction/cabinetry/welding/repairs
  • Donations/Fundraising
  • Business/Accounting/Legal
  • Nonprofit Development
  • Communication (Journalism, Public Relations)
  • Recruitment
  • Facility coordination
  • Transportation – Truck driving
  • Special Events

Please email  us if you are interested in volunteering or have questions.