we believe in dancewave

WE'VE FACILITATED OVER $13 MILLION in college scholarships for dance since 2010WE awarded nearly $50,000 IN SCHOLARSHIPS in 2021-22In 2021 96% of students reported improvements across key social and emotional learning skillsWE AWARDED $17,500 in subsidized rentals awarded to over 350 low-income artists


Help us not only sustain our programs, but to
increase our service by
20% to 1,200 community members,
starting with those who have been historically denied access to the arts.


A donation today is an investment in the long term care of our local neighborhoods, where the arts provide a vital infusion of joy, hope and opportunity.

Gifts of any size are deeply appreciated and fully tax-deductible.


Our impact is far-reaching and growing. Each year, we:

Facilitate successful college and career transitions

Remove financial barriers to transformative dance education and mentorship

Close programming gaps in NYC schools where the arts are not a curricular priority

Nurture emerging artists’ and educators’ professional development