2014 WRAP UP:
What an amazing record breaking year we had! We raised almost $36,000 and had more fun than any year before :-)
First Place Winner: David Gordinier (He broke the record for most donations collected by an individual).
Second Place Winner: Jennifer Bennison
Third Place Winner: Leann Johnson
Team With Most Donations: Facebookeros
Team With Most Spirit: Team Green
Many thanks to all the participants, volunteers and sponsors. This has been a record year. Until next year..
The Dance-A-Thon is very similar to a walk-a-thon. Participants raise money by dancing. Don't know how to dance...need to brush up on some moves? No Problem! Lessons will be available throughout the day. This event is open to all who want to participate - new beginners through advanced. Do you have to dance the whole time? No, read FAQ's. Register your team today!
YOU DON'T HAVE TO
BE ON A TEAM!
Options to participate:
• Create a team of 8-10 friends and find sponsors
• Donate $75 for the whole day
• Donate $10 per hour you would like to participate
• Donate $20 for the evening 6pm-midnight WITH BAND
• Donate $10 to see the band 8-10pm
Dance-A-Thon will feature:
Dance Lessons throughout the day to include: Salsa, Merengue, Bachata, Zumba and much more!
Help save a child's life! Donations from last year's Danceathon directly impacted 190,000 children. Our donations will help CHKD provide services to Sophie and other children suffering with cancer and life altering diseases. More Info
Funding community oriented dance programs – In the past years the Dance-a-thon funded free hip hop classes for children helped by ForKids Inc. and free kids Zumba classes to fight childhood obesity. New programs such as Parents Night Out are in progress. The event also helped make it possible to bring world renowned instructors to Hampton Roads for special workshops and performances. More Info
Increasing culture diversity through dance in Hampton Roads. The Mambo Room aims to provide diverse dance programs via hosting guest instructors, dancers, and performers who travel
from all over the region and the nation to provide quality
instruction and dance education.