BAVPA students will compete in the 6th annual BAND AGAINST BULLYING program and completion at the UB Center For The Arts on Wednesday April 25 at 7 pm.
Tickets for this event are $5.00 and includes a chance to win Buffalo Sabers center Jack Eichel autographed jersey, Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCory autographed football, Buffalo Bills wide receiver Charles Clay autographed jersey, and Buffalo Bills Center Eric Wood autographed football cleat. This is an incredible and creative program that brings students from all over Western New York together for a common cause to stop Bullying and promote dignity for all. For more information go to Band Against Bullying.
The mission for BAND AGAINST BULLYING is to promote a safe and supportive environment in schools and school property (i.e. school grounds, school bus, or any school function). One that is free of any discrimination, intimidation, harassment, taunting, and/or bullying. The program, through music, performance and visual arts, depicts the themes of tolerance and dignity awareness of people and includes sensitivity to Different races, Mental abilities,Weights, Physical abilities, National Origins, Sexual orientations, Ethnic groups, Gender identity, Religions, Sexes, and Religious practices.
Schools that are involved in this competition include Amherst, Iroquois, Lancaster, Williamsville East, North, and South. In addition, BAVPA also has a Middle School act in the program.