Strike up the band (boosters) A successful band program needs an active band booster organization, according to Tom Belanger,theGothenburgHigh School band director. This year, the band booster organization has been revived by band parents and community members. The group has begun to meet weekly and set its primary goal for the year to support the director ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!