Your charitable giving is what keeps us dancing. Thank you to our generous donors!


UPAF-Logos_Color-05-BiggerNameDanceworks is a proud member of the United Performing Arts Fund (UPAF). Thanks to your generous support of UPAF, Danceworks is able to share our work with the community.


Danceworks is supported in part by the Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the State of Wisconsin.




Donor Roll Call

    Gifts received between 9.1.2017 to 9.30.2017


    Angel: $100,000+

    United Performing Arts Fund


    Visionary: $75,000+

    Richard and Ethel Herzfeld Foundation


    Muse: $25,000+

    Bader Philanthropies

    The Brico Fund, LLC

    Milwaukee Public School Partnership for the Arts and Humanities


    Benefactor: $10,000+

    Herb Kohl Philanthropies


    Producer: $5,000+

    Milwaukee Arts Board


    Artistic Director: $2,500+

    Curt and Sue Culver^

    Jane A. Lewis and Mickey Maier

    Ed and Diane Zore^


    Choreographer: $1,000+

    Tony and Andrea Bryant^

    Glen and Claire Hackmann^

    Pam Kriger Donor Advised Fund of the Jewish Community Foundation

    Martin Family Foundation/Jan and Vince Martin^

    Ildy and Skip Poliner Fund at the Greater Milwaukee Foundation


    Guest Artist: $500+

    The Perkins Charitable Foundation


    Soloist: $250+

    Bob Balderson


    Friend: up to $149

    Constance Brinkman

    Anne Lehmer

    Geraldine Olson*

    April Pellman

    Tiffany Vang

    Dr. & Mrs. Raymond Zastrow

    ^Indicates UPAF or United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County Donor Designated Gift


    *Indicates In-Kind Gift

    We gratefully acknowledge our funders from September 1, 2017 through October 31, 2017. Our apologies to any individual or organization that was inadvertently omitted or incorrectly listed. Please call Candice Wegner at (414) 277-8480, extension 6019 with any corrections or to make a pledge to Danceworks. Your support keeps Milwaukee moving!

    See the complete Danceworks 2016-17 Donor Roll Call here.