Past Fundraising Events:

Hoosier Youth Philharmonic Famous Chili Supper

Join the HYP Bloomington North and South Orchestras for their “All You Can Eat” Chili Supper, Friday, March 1st from 5:00pm-7:00pm at Bloomington High School Cafeteria. Special Ensembles, Silent Auction, HYP Boutique. Copies of the 2017-18 HYP Memory Book will be available for purchase as well.

Tickets are $7.00 per person or $30 for family of 5. Kids under 5 are free. Let us do the cooking. Enjoy “All you Can Eat” chili, hot dogs, veggie chili, fruit, veggies, chips, drinks and desserts.
Tickets at the door. Carry-out is also available. These funds help with the HYP trip to New Orleans in April.  If you have any questions, please email chili supper chair Linda Brinson.

Silent Auction Items:


Wagon Wheel Dine to Donate

Wagon Wheel restaurant, deli and meat shop will host a dine to donate event for HYP on Feb. 20th and Feb. 21st, from 3-7PM. Present this flyer when you pay and the HYP will receive a 15% donation of the total amount you spend. Wagon Wheel is located at 1915 S. Walnut Street.

Grounds for Change

HYP’s newest fundraiser is a coffee and tea fundraiser! Grounds for Change is fair trade certified, organic certified, carbon-free certified and shade grown. To find out more visit Building on a successful sale in the fall, coffee and tea orders will again be available January 15th – January 25th. Orders are expected to arrive mid-February.

HYP Car Washes at Smith’s Shoe Center

The HYP will hold two fundraiser car washes this year in the Smith Shoe Center parking lot, 1917 S. Walnut.  Volunteers are asked to arrive at 9:30AM.

  • Saturday, September 1, 2018: 10am – 2:00pm
  • Saturday, September 15, 2018: 10am – 2:00pm
Please come get your car sparkling clean as you support the HYP!

Chili Supper & Silent Auction

UPDATE 2/28/18: Check out the Silent Auction baskets and descriptions below!! 

Please get your tickets from an orchestra member, and join us for the annual HYP Chili Supper fundraiser on March 2nd in the Bloomington High School South Cafeteria,  from 5:00-7:00pm.

This year’s Chili Supper will feature a silent auction as well as our traditional chili (meat & veg), hot dogs, delicious desserts, and small ensemble performances. The silent auction will feature Longaberger Baskets filled with donations from the Bloomington community.

Please note: Payment for the silent auction must be made in Cash or Check.

Donors include: Southwest Airlines, Bloomington Country Club, My Sports Locker, Arthur Murray Dance Studio, Jack’s Donuts, Avers Pizza, Cardinal Stage, Hoosier Heights Climbing, Vance Music, Urban Air, Buskirk-Chumley Theatre, Macy’s, Barnes & Noble, Black Lumber, Starbucks, & Crew Car Wash. A huge thanks to Linda (Grandma of Alex and Josie) for reaching out to these sponsors!

Lots 8 and 9 each include a Southwest Airlines Round-trip ticket!!

Click here to download a PDF of all the lot descriptions, with images.

Lots 1-3 (Left to Right, Click to enlarge)

Lots 4-6 (Left to Right, Click to enlarge)

Lots 7-9 (Left to Right, Click to enlarge)

Lots 10-12 (Left to Right, Click to enlarge)

Lot 13