Become a Sustaining Partner

Upgrade your membership to SUSTAINING PARTNER and play an important role in ensuring the future of Handbell Musicians of America.


You are CONNECTED to the handbell community

You are IN PARTNERSHIP with other handbell musicians

You are NURTURED through education and resources

IN = Ownership

As a member, YOU are an OWNER in this organization.

Our Mission is YOUR Mission – Handbell Musicians of America is dedicated to advancing the musical art of handbell/handchime ringing through education, community, and communication

Our Vision is YOUR Vision – Uniting people to create a diverse community in which handbell musicians of every skill level realize their full potential through a musically respected art form.

Sustaining Partner Annual Contribution – $1500

Benefits include:

  • All standard benefits of regular membership
  • Prominent recognition in each issue of Overtones, national event programs, on our website and in person at national events and others where board members are present
  • Unlimited access to the Virtual Bell Academy
  • 10% discount on registration for national events for the individual member
  • Dedicated contact email address and phone number to the national office
  • Private social meeting opportunities with national board members at events

To become a Sustaining Partner or for more information, please contact the national office.


We thank the following who have already committed their support as Sustaining Partners:

Lisa and Charles Arnold
Cynthia Curtis
Beth Ann Edwards
Jill Fite
Pamela (P.L.) Grove
Stanley Guinn
Nicholas Hanson
Jeanne Jessup
Jacqueline Kerschbaum
Linda Krantz
Rena Leatherman
Leslie Lewis
Joann Malta
Bill and Carolynne Mathis
Monica McGowan
Linda McKechnie
Linda Minnotte
Frances Newell
William Payn
John Pfeiffer
Gretchen Rauch
Susan Schultz
Jeremy Springer
Joyce Terry
Wilson Van Tine
Karen Van Wert
Jessica Westgard Larson