MISSION: Rebecca Kelly Ballet brings a humanistic perspective to the stage through Kelly’s distinctive and topical choreography, featuring expressive dancers versatile in modern and classical ballet technique. Focusing on the creation and performance of original ballets, and the development of programs for youth through moveable outreach and education programs, RKB provokes thought, kindles the imagination, and strengthens communities through exposure to the arts.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS Appleby Foundation, Inc.
RKB is governed by a Board
of Directors. Activities range from long-term and special event fund-raising,
strategic planning, chairing committees, and grass roots activities. The
Board meets eight times a year in monthly meetings except summer, and
in ad hoc meetings. Directors serve a 3-year
term, and contribute 5-8 hours/mo in time and expertise.
There is a give or get policy. Contact the Executive Director for more
TAHAWUS CENTER Mission: to strengthen communities through exposure to and participation in the arts. Steering Committee
KELLY BALLET accepts contributions of any level from individuals, foundations, and
corporations. Funding categories include general operations, the creation
of new ballets, music and costume commissions, underwriting support for
New York City performances, Summer Season, Scholarships for students, and contributions to specific cultural and education programs of the Tahawus Membership or its Renovation Fund. Call the Executive Director to discuss planned giving and bequests.
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Underwrite a new
ballet, or a specific program, and participate or host intimate events
featuring the collaborating artists, and become part of
the excitement of creation
Join the Performance Committee. RKB seeks leadership individuals: to sell tickets, assemble donations for Auction or Raffles, work on Playbill, recruit other Committee members, meet in small task committees.
Gifts of goods or services keep special event costs manageable
including printing, donation of products, wine and spirits, premiums,
or professional expertise.
/ Arrange your own or group tickets to an event. Introduce your circle of friends
Matching Gifts, Corporate
Volunteer on a variety of projects at the SoHo Rehearsal Studio
Become involved with the Tahawus Center