VanderCook College of Music is proud to be participating in the 2018 Bank of America Shamrock Shuffle 8K Charity Program. About VanderCook College of Music: *Founded in 1909, VanderCook is the only institution in the nation solely devoted to practical preparation of music teachers. *Offers bachelor's and master's degree in music education, as well as a master's degree program with certification. *Is the alma mater of over 3,000 music teachers around the world. *Offers year-round continuing education courses for music teachers of all grade levels. *Remains at the center of the profession today, attracting over 15,000 music students and teachers to Chicago for clinics, classes, recitals and concerts. *Instructs students to play and teach all instruments found in the band and orchestra, plus piano, voice and guitar. This ensures that every VanderCook graduate is rady to enter any music classroom and make an immediate impact. *Within one year of completing their bachelor's degree, 90% of VanderCook graduates find teaching jobs, many of them in the Chicago metropolitan area. How can you help? 1. Sponsor a member of Team VanderCook…make a donation. The easiest way is to make a secure online donation here on this page. Just click the “donate to this fundraiser” button. 2. Forward this link to everyone you know. Don’t assume that our contacts are the same as your contacts. Let’s make this link viral! 3. On the day of the Shamrock Shuffle 8K (Sunday March 25, 2018), cheer members of Team VanderCook on to a strong finish. Thank you for your support. Go Team VanderCook!