Our mission is based on the belief that dance is a foundation for life and for learning. Everyone can participate regardless of their physical, mental, emotional or economic challenges. Contributions and grants to The Dance Foundation ensure just that! Supporters help us sustain a Community Partnership Program, Educator and Parent Resources, Studio Use Program, Studio Tuition Assistance and community initiatives.

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The Dance Foundation is a Four Star Charity as rated by Charity Navigator,  the highest rating possible for financial accountability.

Along with generous individuals, these are our supporters:

Alabama Power Foundation

Alabama State Council on the Arts/National Endowment for the Arts

Alabama State Department of Education

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama/The Caring Foundation

Boulo Solutions

Buffalo Rock

Children’s Arts Guild

CMP/Shannon Waltchack

Daniel Foundation of Alabama

Dominion Energy

Dorothy Gillespie Foundation

Dunn Foundation

EBSCO Industries Inc.

Focus on Kids Photography

Honda USA

Huie, Fernambucq & Stewart

IPC Beeson Foundation

Jones Family Fund

Joseph Bruno Charitable Foundation

J.R. Prewitt & Associates Inc.

Medical Properties Trust

Mike and Gillian Goodrich Charitable Foundation

Pleiad Foundation

PNC Bank

Publix Super Markets Charities

Pure Barre

Ratliff Charitable Foundation (Better Place Foundation)

Vulcan Materials