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


Danceworks 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 grants from the Milwaukee Arts Board and the Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the State of Wisconsin and the National Endowment for the Arts.




Danceworks, Inc. Donor Roll Call

Gifts received between 09.01.2020 to 10.31.2020

^Indicates a portion of this gift was a UPAF or United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County Donor Designated Gift

*Indicates a portion of this gift was an In-Kind Gift


Angel: $100,000+

United Performing Arts Fund


Visionary: $75,000+

Bader Philanthropies


Producer: $5,000+

Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the National Endowment for the Arts

Milwaukee Arts Board and the Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the State of Wisconsin


Artistic Director: $2,500+

Jane Lewis & Mickey Maier

Just Fore Kids Foundation, Inc.


Choreographer: $1,000+

David & Margarete Harvey


Guest Artist: $500+

Anonymous Donors

Bob Balderson

Bronze Optical

CPL Industries, Inc.

Deborah Farris^

Charlotte & Norman Johnson

Jon & Kim Johnson-Rockafellow^

Pam Kriger Donor Advised Fund of the Jewish Community Foundation

Susan Cattey


Soloist: $250+

Kathi J Miller


Cast: $150+
Kory Johnson

Kristin Johnson-Perlock

Dani & Ryan Kuepper^

Wandy Miezio

Schneider Family

Christal Wagner^

Friend up to $149

Anonymous Donors

Sally Alane

Ella Anderson

Susan Bella

Amy Brinkman-Sustache^

Cathy Burgoyne

Ryan Cappleman^

Jolie Collins^

Sandy Duffy

Colin Gawronski

Katrina Grammentz

The Greve Family

Alison Griffin

Rachel Griffin^

Katie Heil

Hjelmgren Family

Katie Johnson

Roberta Johnson

Dezarae Jones-Hartwig

Keith Knox

Jeanne Kollmeyer^

Rick & Carol Kowalski

Gina Laurenzi^

Lauren Mark

Patrick J O’Day

Diane M. Olson

Ellen Richards

Julia Richter^

Maggie Seer^

Valerie Sibley

Gabi Sustache^

Maria Tanin

Jane Tanner

Sandra Taylor

Melanie Tercha

Karen & Sean Thomas

Thomure Family

Maryann Walbert^

JoAnn Wales

Jill Tovarek-Welker

Angela Weidner^

Lisa & Chris Wenzler^

John & Jodi Wickman

We gratefully acknowledge our funders from September 1, 2020 through October 31, 2020. Our apologies to any individual or organization that was inadvertently omitted or incorrectly listed.

Please call Development Director, Maggie Seer at (414) 277-8480 ext. 6008 with any corrections or to make a pledge to Danceworks. Your support keeps Milwaukee moving!