Behind The Scenes

John Hayden

In June 2003, five representatives from SFMS participated in a Resource Development Retreat in Flemington, NJ. This all-day retreat was part of a year-long Capacity Building Program sponsored by the Folk Alliance.

LEFT: SFMS Board Members John Hayden and Jim Richardson get some pointers from consultant Joan Sherman.

Ed Rech, Barby Holder and Jess Hayden

RIGHT: Ed Rech, Barby Holder, and SFMS Executive Director Jess Hayden (far right) work on a project during a breakout session.

Ed Rech

Ed Rech, one of the smiling faces behind our Coffeehouse Series.

Jess Hayden

Jess Hayden, SFMS Executive Director.

Joan Kolka

SFMS President Joan Kolka, who is also our hardworking Membership Coordinator.


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Funding Acknowledgments

logos: Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, Cultural Alliance of York County, Cultural Enrichment Fund

The Susquehanna Folk Music Society (SFMS) is supported by our members and many generous organizations.

Funding is provided by the Cultural Enrichment Fund and by the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, administered locally by the Cultural Alliance of York County.

logo: National Endowment for the Arts logo: Pennsylvania Council on the Arts logo: CUltural Alliance of York County logo: CUltural Enrichment Fund