The below charities are organizations the Dancing Through Life - By The Way performance hopes to benefit by donating proceeds of the event to; it would also be fantastic if patrons of our show would contribute to the work of these organizations. To learn more about each charities cause click the learn more button, to donate directly select the donate button below.
APFED - American Partnership for Eosinophilic Disorders
With your support and other donors, APFED can continue its mission of improving the lives of those living with eosinophilic disorders.
American Heart Association of Maryland
Heart diseases and stroke are the #1 cause of death in our state. We're building healthier lives where you live and work and making your community healthier by advocating for key health issues. (in memory of Mr. Barry Silverman)
Doctors Without Borders
In many places, Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is able to have an impact beyond its immediate activities, reaching populations or pioneering the use of practices in ways that have far-reaching and lasting consequences.
Carbone Cancer Center - University of Wisconsin
The University of Wisconsin Carbone Cancer Center is recognized throughout the Midwest and the nation as one of the leading innovators in cancer research, quality patient care and active community involvement.
No Kid Hungry
Child hunger is a problem that threatens our children and our future. We're in danger of losing an entire generation of leaders, innovators and problem-solvers. But we are ending child hunger today.With your support and through a variety of child hunger solutions, No Kid Hungry works to ensure that every child in the United States has access to healthy food where they live, where they learn and where they play.
Fisher House Foundation
Fisher House Foundation is best known for a network of comfort homes where military and veterans’ families can stay at no cost while a loved one is receiving treatment.
They're mission is to be the highest quality, culturally competent community health center serving greater Washington’s diverse urban community, including individuals who face barriers to accessing care, and with a special expertise in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) and HIV care.
They’ve been helping individuals end poverty in their own lives for more than 70 years. The big news? It’s working. The proportion of the world’s people who are living in extreme poverty (i.e., living on less than $1.90 a day) has been halved in just 15 years.
World Food Programme
Assisting 80 million people in around 80 countries each year, the World Food Programme (WFP) is the leading humanitarian organization fighting hunger worldwide, delivering food assistance in emergencies and working with communities to improve nutrition and build resilience.