The Plain Local Instrumental Music Patrons Association, Inc. (PLIMPA)

PLIMPA Is the parent booster organization that supports band and strings in grades 5-12. The parents involved in PLIMPA help to provide support to the instrumental programs in the Plain Local Schools. PLIMPA is a 501(c)3 charitable organization.

Monthly general meetings generally occur on the last Wednesday of each month at 7:30 PM in the high school band room and are open to band/string parents, family, and the general public. General meetings usually last 20-30 minutes. The PLIMPA Board of Trustees is comprised of the following elected board members and meets monthly from 6:30-7:30 PM. The PLIMPA Board is responsible for the business affairs of the organization. 

2019-2020 Meeting Schedule

Board of Directors meet 6:30-7:30 PM

General Meeting open to everyone at 7:30 PM in HS Band Room

Wed, Aug. 28, 2019

Wed, Sept. 25, 2019

Wed, Oct. 30, 2019

Wed, Nov. 20, 2019

Wed, Dec. 18, 2019

Wed, Jan. 29, 2020

Wed, Feb. 26, 2020

Wed, March 18, 2020  Open Nominations for 2020-2021 Board of Trustees

Wed, April 29, 2020   Open Nominations and Vote for 2020-2021 Board of Trustees

Wed, May 20, 2020   New PLIMPA Board Organizational Meeting - No General Meeting


2019-2020 Board of Trustees

Juanita Unkefer, President

Chris Villard, First Vice President

Valerie Terry, Second Vice President

Nicole Marcum, Treasurer

Bobbi Jo Kintigh, Recording Secretary

Pam McHaddon, Corresponding Secretary

Jason Marcum, Member-At-Large

Bob Kintigh, Member-At-Large


Each year PLIMPA helps the instrumental students in Plain Local Schools by organizing the following projects:

Chaperoning for events such as games, band shows, band camp, OMEA performances

Concession fundraising for OMEA HS Solo & Ensemble and OMEA State Band

Christmas in July Craft Show

Band Car Washes

GlenOak Band Mattress Sale Fundraiser

Fruit and Pie Sale (fall)

Pepperoni Roll Sale

Taggarts Pint Card Sale

Band uniform fundraising

PLIMPA Band Scholarship

Winter and Spring Fundraisers

Girls Basketball Concessions

Patron Advertising

Special Projects