Take the lead in supporting contemporary dance in Detroit!

Eisenhower Dance relies on the support of generous donors, volunteers, and local businesses. Please support Eisenhower Dance by donating here or call 248-559-2095.


Great art has always relied on generous supporters. It is through the support of countless individuals, businesses and foundations that we have persevered. We realize there are many organizations vying for your dollars, so we have created sponsorship packages that emphasize marketing benefits to your company. 

For more information, contact Nannette Mazich at 248-559-2095.

There are many ways to support Eisenhower Dance Detroit.  For more information on sponsorships and corporate support, please call us at 248-559-2095.

Performance Sponsor

It is our Metro Series that stands at the center of all Eisenhower Dance activities. These subscription performances provide the primary artistic vehicle for our dancers and choreographers.  Often, the Metro Series includes performances at Oakland University, the Macomb Center for the Performing Arts, Seligman Performing Arts Center and the Detroit Opera House. Sponsorship of Metro Series performances begins at $2,000.  Eisenhower Dance provides you a host of benefits to our performance sponsors that add value to the relationship:

  • Inclusion in E/D’smarketing and promotion of the sponsored concert
  • Significant exposure at the performance
  • Inclusion in the donor listings
  • Advertisement in the Souvenir program
  • Benefits range with sponsorship level

individual dancer sponsor

At the center of everything we do stands our dancers.  Their commitment to exceptional artistry is evident in their performances on stage and in their instruction at the Eisenhower Dance Centers.  These talented professionals personify strength and grace but they are also caring mentors and teachers. You can sponsor one of our dancers by making a gift of $2,000.  Individual Dance Sponsor benefits include:

  • Recognition at all Metro Series performances and events
  • Subscription performance tickets
  • Special opportunities to engage with company dancers


 Photo Credit: Mitty Carter

Photo Credit: Mitty Carter

corporate support

In supporting Eisenhower Dance, you are part of a growing list of business and corporations that have helped keep contemporary dance alive in our community.  Current contributors include:

·       Oakland University Credit Union

·       Anton Arts Salon


 Photo Credit: Mitty Carter

Photo Credit: Mitty Carter

Commissioning sponsor

New choreography is the life-blood of a repertory dance company and each premiere is another opportunity to demonstrate the outstanding artistic quality of Eisenhower Dance.

Become a commissioning sponsor of new choreography by making a gift of $5,000, Eisenhower Dance will list and announce you as the commissioning sponsor at each performance of this new piece.  Contact us at (248)559-2095 for more information.


 Photo Credit: Mitty Carter

Photo Credit: Mitty Carter

 Photo Credit: Mitty Carter

Photo Credit: Mitty Carter

Eisenhower Dance Centers 

The Eisenhower Dance Centers provide dance classes to more than 500 students aged 3 to 60, although the majority of students are elementary through high school aged. Class instructors are either company dancers or other local professional dancers. Sponsorship of this program helps fund instructors. salaries, costumes for the young dancers and year-end recital programs. Your sponsorship dollars can make a lasting difference! Visit eisenhowerdancecenter.org to learn more!

partnerships & in-kind giving

Eisenhower Dance Detroit is always happy to partner with local organizations and businesses for in-kind services, trades, and audience development initiatives.  Contact us at 248-559-2095 for more information.

Sponsor of the Annual Party

The Annual Fundraiser features performances by Eisenhower Dance and its student companies. This is an elegant party held at the Birmingham Community House and attended by approximately 125 high profile supporters. There are Lead Sponsor opportunities as well as options for sponsorship of corporate tables.

Event benefits for corporations include: 

  • High visibility at the event and event materials
  • Opportunity to speak at the event
  • Complimentary tickets to an E/D performance
  • Recognition in all appropriate  donor lists 
  • Website listing 
  • A full-page ad in the Souvenir Program Book

Organizational Sponsors


Wellness Sponsors

Orthopedic Spine and Sports Therapy proudly supports the community in which it serves.  Over the years it has supported local schools, churches and community driven events.  The therapists currently offer free services for the professional dancers, which helps prevent injuries.  2558 N Squirrel Rd., Auburn Hills, MI 48326   (248) 340-1100



Discovered by Artistic Director Laurie Eisenhower as the best masseuse in the area, Harv Irla and his colleagues support Eisenhower Dance by offering discounted massage for company members and apprentices.  226 Walnut, Rochester, MI (248) 672-7132

          We wish to extend our sincere gratitude to Government Agencies, Corporations, Foundations, and Individuals who have helped make Eisenhower Dance Detroit's performances & educational programs possible.

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