Bedford’s Patrons of Music Students (POMS) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) volunteer organization that has supported music programs in Bedford through fundraising and service to the community for more than 50 years.

The goal of POMS is to give each willing student a chance to be heard through the expression of music.

POMS’ fundraising efforts support the students and music faculty of Bedford, with supplementary funds and services to help make Bedford’s vibrant music program even better. Funding goes toward:

  • enrichment programs
  • instruments
  • costume rentals for BHS and JGMS musicals
  • teaching aid purchases for classrooms
  • teacher training and stipends
  • scholarship awards for graduating seniors
  • scholarships for drum major camp