Community Stories

Join OAYO in Omaha Gives 2018! Let’s Kick Off our 60th Season with a BANG!

It’s our 60th Anniversary! Help us continue growth in young musicians! Your donation dollars go towards providing our kids the individual attention they need on their instrument throughout the year through SECTIONAL COACHING by professional musicians. Your generous gift goes towards funding a SCHOLARSHIP for someone who may not have the opportunity to play without … Continue reading “Join OAYO in Omaha Gives 2018! Let’s Kick Off our 60th Season with a BANG!”

CHEER PAGE COMPETITION for Omaha Gives!

CONTEST ALERT! Collect donations and win a prize! Create an OAYO Cheer Page for Omaha Gives. Omaha Gives, the day of giving to non-profits in Omaha, is May 23rd. You have from now until Wednesday May 23rd at 11:59pm to gather as many donations as you can! 2 first place winners: 1 for most money … Continue reading “CHEER PAGE COMPETITION for Omaha Gives!”

OAYO Swag for sale!

Looking for graduation presents? Any spring birthdays out there? (Mine is!) Need an end of the year gift for your musician? We have items on sale for the spring!  These will make perfect gifts for your OAYO musician, an aspiring musician, a sibling, alums who want memorabilia,  ANYONE and EVERYONE!  Check out our items HERE! Orders … Continue reading “OAYO Swag for sale!”

Concerto Competition!

The Omaha Area Youth Orchestras Concerto Competition is an opportunity to perform before a panel of judges, receive written comments and compete for one opportunity to perform as a soloist with Youth Symphony during the 2018-2019 season. The OAYO Concerto Competition is limited to musicians who are members of the Omaha Area Youth Orchestras in BOTH the season in which they audition and the … Continue reading “Concerto Competition!”

Senior Scholarships

OAYO SENIORS APPLY FOR THE COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE THROUGH OAYO Application deadline: On-line applications for both Scholarships are due no later than Thursday, March 1, 2018.  Paper Applications may be requested from the OAYO office, but also must be completed and returned to the OAYO office no later than Thursday, March 1, 2018.  No exceptions … Continue reading “Senior Scholarships”

Shop with OAYO for the Holidays! Gift Cards:

Raise money for OAYO while you shop! For every gift card you purchase, businesses will donate a portion of your total to OAYO.   ShopWithScrip is a fun way to benefit you and your favorite musical non-profit organization! How to get your gift cards: Step 1: Print the order form HERE. Step 2: Fill out … Continue reading “Shop with OAYO for the Holidays! Gift Cards:”

Shop OAYO Merchandise for the Holidays!

Musicians, still looking for things to add to your Christmas lists? Parents, trying to come up with a few extra gifts for musicians? We have items on sale for the holidays!  These will make perfect gifts for your OAYO musician, an aspiring musician, a sibling, alums who want memorabilia,  ANYONE and EVERYONE!  Check out our … Continue reading “Shop OAYO Merchandise for the Holidays!”