Dance School Raises Funds and Awareness for Feeding South Florida
SUNRISE, FL – Encore Dance Theatre of Sunrise will be hosting its annual dance showcase on Sunday, January 29th at 2pm at the Miniaci Center for the Performing Arts to help raise funds and awareness for the nonprofit organization, Feeding South Florida. As part of an effort to give back to the community, each year the dance studio hosts a charity event where their dedicated students showcase their dance talents. The show will include raffles, games and giveaways. Tickets can be purchased at the studio in advance for $12.00 or at the door for $17.00.
For 26 years, Encore Dance Theatre has been providing a quality dance education, the chance to learn from top dance educators in the industry and a safe environment for students to come and learn. In addition to recreational classes, Encore also offers classes for the serious dancer who would like to pursue dance professionally. The studio takes pride in teaching more than just great dancing, students also learn discipline, focus, teamwork, responsibility and much more.
Every dollar donated to the organization allows Feeding South Florida the ability to provide six meals to those in need. All proceeds raised from the dance showcase will be donated directly to Feeding South Florida. Florida ranks 12th in the country for childhood food insecurity and with 98 percent of all donations made to Feeding South Florida put directly back into the community, it makes them one of the most efficient food banks in the United States. The organization rescues 44 million pounds of food per year to help serve the 784,110 individuals – 264,280 of whom are children – in South Florida struggling to put food on the table. Encore Dance Theatre invites area residents to come enjoy the show and give back to the community.
About Encore Dance Theatre
Since it’s founding in 1991, Encore Dance Theatre’s main objective has remained consistent. The mission of the studio is to assist each student to reach his or her own potential and to experience enjoyment through dance. For more than 25 years Encore Dance Theatre has provided the very best in dance education within the community. The goal is to provide a fun, energetic and positive environment and encourage each student to be the best they can be. For more information, visit www.encoredancetheatre.com. Follow Encore Dance Theatre on Facebook at www.facebook.com/EDTDANCE and Instagram.
About Feeding South Florida
Feeding South Florida® is a member of the Feeding America® network of food banks and the leading domestic hunger-relief organization serving Palm Beach, Broward, Miami-Dade, and Monroe Counties. Our mission is to end hunger in South Florida by providing immediate access to nutritious food, leading hunger and poverty advocacy efforts, and transforming lives through innovative programming and education. Feeding South Florida rescues 44 million pounds of food annually, serving 784,110 individuals in need of food assistance – 264,280 of whom are children and 130,000 are older adults. Feeding South Florida is the largest and most efficient food bank in each county it serves, providing for 25% of the state’s food insecure population, through a local network of more than 400 nonprofit partner agencies and direct service programs. For more information, visit www.feedingsouthflorida.org or call 954.518.1818.