Mark DeGarmo Dance is a not-for-profit tax-exempt 501(c)(3) organization committed to enlivening bodies, shifting perspectives & changing lives. MDDF works in yearlong, multiyear partnerships with NYC schools, including public school students & communities under-served in the arts, dance & aesthetic education.
Some quick facts about the company:
-In 2014-15, we will teach 1,500 students.
-In the last 4 years, we taught 2,571 workshops in 204 classrooms
-We have a 13-year relationship with partnership schools
-300 cumulative years of faculty experience in Dance
-120 hours of adult learning opportunities
-Consultant to the NYC Department of Education to develop the Arts Blueprint, serving 1.1 million students in -1,500 schools
-For every $1.00 contributed to MDDF there is $2.11 benefit to society (Columbia Business School, 2010)