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. 


Performance Sponsor     |     Individual Dancer Sponsor     |     Corporate Sponsor     |     Commissioning Sponsor     |     Education Sponsor     |     Gala Sponsor     |     Partnerships

Click on any above option to learn more


It is our Metro Series that stands at the center of all Eisenhower Dance Detroit 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 $5,000.  Eisenhower Dance Detroit provides you a host of benefits to our performance sponsors that add value to the relationship:

$5,000 SPONSOR

  • Logo displayed on all event promotional materials

  • Logo displayed on poster in front of house at venue

  • Thank you and mention from stage prior to performance

  • 10 tickets in priority seating

  • 10 tickets to afterglow celebration

  • Backstage tour and an opportunity to meet dancers

  • Logo and link to your company on Eisenhower Dance Detroit website

$2,500 SPONSOR

  • Thank you and mention from stage prior to performance

  • 5 tickets in priority seating

  • 5 tickets to afterglow celebration

  • Backstage tour and an opportunity to meet dancers

  • Logo and link to your company on Eisenhower Dance Detroit website

For questions regarding performance sponsorships please contact Stephanie Pizzo - pizzo@eisenhowerdance.org


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 Dancer Sponsor benefits include:

  • Recognition at all Metro Series performances and events

  • Tickets to our Metro Series performances

  • Special opportunities to engage with company dancers

For questions on becoming a Dancer Sponsor, please email Anne at bakmarine@eisenhowerdance.org


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


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 Detroit.

Become a commissioning sponsor of new choreography by making a gift of $5,000, Eisenhower Dance Detroit will list and announce you as the commissioning sponsor at each performance of this new piece.  Contact us at (248)609-0370 for more information.



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 our SCHOOL pages to learn more!


The Annual Gala Fundraiser features performances by Eisenhower Dance Detroit, fine dining and high quality auction items . This elegant party is attended by approximately 125 high profile supporters. There are several levels of sponsorships available to fit your budget. Sponsorships include tickets to EDD Metro series performances, full page ads and more! Click below to learn more about the various sponsorship levels.


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 248-609-0370 for more information.


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 Detroit by offering discounted massage for company members and apprentices.  226 Walnut, Rochester, MI (248) 672-7132