Hundreds of the ballet dancers who bring so much joy to our lives are struggling to make ends meet as a result of layoffs following season cancelations due to the Corona virus. They also lost the ability to train, rehearse, and perform. This is what they They have dedicated their entire lives to this art form and now, . Now, not only are they unable to can they not pay their bills but must continue to survive with they also have no certainty when they will be able to dance again.
We are hoping to help the professional dancer community by providing dancers much needed financial aid. Our goal is to raise $100,000. With this money we can help up to 150 professional dancers and give by giving out up to $1000 per dancer. If you have the means, please consider donating as much as you can. This could be anywhere from thousands of dollars, to the cost of a ticket of a ballet performance, to simply $5. Any help will make a huge difference to dancers in need.
Funds will be withdrawn every 15 days and dispersed amongst the chosen selected dancers who complete the application for relief form posted below. An outside panel, independent from Royale, will choose to whom the financial assistance will be awarded. who to give financial assistance to. This is to ensure the decision is unbiased and based only on the needs of each independent professional dancer dancer. Please consider donating today. No amount is too little. Spread the word with your friends, family, and especially with any dance lovers you may know. If you are a dancer in need of financial assistance you can apply for financial relief below.
Thank you all and stay safe!