We need your support!

Every dollar counts.

The arts is the soul of society and a means of healing and celebrating communities.  Our industry jobs have been severely hit by COVID as we continue to find ways to serve the public and keep our artists working.  Your donations go to paying artists and staff who keep this program vibrant! 


If you love dance or have enjoyed any of our programming, please donate via our GiveLively platform below. Please see our Business Sponsorship opportunities too! 

We thank you for your patience as material perks may not available at this time due to COVID.

--$25--Supporter:  This is like one theater show ticket, a dance class, or 1 hour of rehearsal space for our dancers!  Receive a thank you shout out on our social media, website, and newsletters.

--$50--Enthusiast: Our donor sweet spot! Receive the previous tier perks, plus digital QDF dance photo and Thank You credit in show program for the season!

--$100--Advocate: We agree, dancers are necessary workers!  Receive the previous tiers, plus a live shout out at a show and VIP seating whenever you attend (when applicable/COVID is over)!

--$200--Champion: Dance is LIFE.  Receive all of the above, plus 2x of the Advocate perks and a QDF poster signed by the cast (please pardon any COVID-related changes to perks)!

Free ways to support us

  • Subscribe to our YouTube Channel & follow us on Instagram!

  • Got skills or a couple hours? Volunteer!   Contact us for remote and on-site volunteer opportunities!

  • Tell a friend to check out our festival

  • Share your Queensboro Dance Festival enthusiasm on our Google page!


Sponsorships are vital to our program and we love the creative partnerships that come from them!

Join our amazing community of business sponsors at a $250 - $10k. See our sponsorship deck or the sponsorship menu, then e-mail Karesia at thephysicalplant@gmail.com with your selection. 

Thank you for your support! 

Your donation goes to paying artists, staff, and festival touring equipment!

The Queensboro Dance Festival is made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and administered by the Queens Council on the Arts.  QDF 2021 is also partially supported by GREEN / ARTS LIVE NYC, which is made possible with support from New York Community Trust and Con Edison’s Arts Al Fresco Series, administered by City Parks Foundation in collaboration with the Horticultural Society of New York, New Yorkers for Culture & Arts, NYC Department of Transportation, OpenCultureWORKS, and Street Lab.

Queensboro Dance Festival is recognized as a tax-exempt organization under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code (Tax ID: 85-2034730). Contributions to organizations with 501(c)(3) status may be tax deductible.  Please consult your tax professional to determine deductibility.