Thanks to Our 2015 – 2016 Contributors

Season Sponsors
Virginia Commission for the Arts
National Endowment for the  Arts
Alexandria Commission for the Arts
Arlington Senior Recreation and Community Engagement Fund of the Arlington Community Foundation
Washington Forrest Foundation
Arlington County through Arlington Cultural Affairs, a division of Arlington Economic Development, and the Arlington Commission for the Arts

In Memory of Charlotte Hollister
The Atlantic Foundation, Yana Romano, J.P. Versace, Eyebeam, Michael and Carolyn Malcolm, Eugenia and Tom Sander

Event Sponsors
Joanne Burke, Fontaine Caffe & Creperie, Jane Franklin, Charlotte Hollister, Lynnette Madsen, Metro29 Diner, Peg Schaefer, Amy Smithson, Dynne Sung

Performance Sponsors

ACT Community Investment Fund, Colleen Bergeron, Sydney-Chanele Dawkins, Diane Dorius, Amy Firestone, Quanice Floyd, Elizabeth and Bill Fogarty, Patricia Hall, Allen & Gerda Keiswetter, Danielle King, Claudia Maloney, Phillip McDermott, Gae Noble, Waseem Nosair, Mark Pretzat, Nicole Russo, Melinda Salzman, Sherri Shunfenthal, Betty Shuford, Meredith Sims, Barbara Slavin, Kelly Thompson, Dolores Vestrich, Linda Vitello


Catherine Aselford, Ashley Benes, Karen Brown, Carol Cox, Kathleen Davis, Rima Faber, First Home Care, Michael Garcia, Elizabeth Garvey, Susan Amber Gordon, Rachel Rose Gray, Charles & Frances Hays, Michelle Hathcock, Holy Cow Burgers Fund, Homeward Trails Animal Rescue, Liz Hutcheson, La Bergerie, Laura Lattimer, Hannah Levy, Joseph Manson, Mazagan Restaurant & Lounge, Wesley MacAdam, Billy and Lindsay McLaughlin, Laura McLaughlin, Joyce Milner, Susan Miranda, James Nelson, Kelley Organek, Fred Parker, Perfect Pointe Dance Studio, Sarah Perz, Timothy Plant,  Lisa Potts, Scott San Martin, William & Shirley Staples, Matthew Stensrud, Joan Singer, John Supp, Elaine Topodas, Shannon Tucker, Nelly Urbach, Jennifer and Warren Wright, John Jr. & Mary Louise Wright

2015 – 16 Silent Auction and Production Support
8 Chains North, &pizza, Alexandria Symphony Orchestra, AMC Theaters, American Century Theatre, Arlington Magazine, Artisans of McLean, BalletNova, Bike & Roll, BbG Fitness, Bikram Yoga, Brookland’s Finest, Capital Fringe Festival, Choral Arts Society, Clyde’s at Mark Center, Dance Place, Dash’s of Alexandria, EMT Massage, Encore Stage & Studio, Fast Snail Creative Greetings and Design, Great American Restaurants, Hard Times Cafe, Hier & Haines Salon, JES Arts Consulting, Joy of Motion Dance Center, Lost Dog Cafe, Mazagan Restaurant & Lounge, Metro 29 Diner, Mexicali Blues, Olio Tasting Room, Perfect Pointe Dance Studio, Potomac Riverboat Company, RedRocks Neapolitan Bistro, Sahara Dance, Signature Theatre, Sun & Moon Yoga, Sweet Lime Portrait Design, Synetic Theatre, Six Flags, Voiceovers by Kelly and Kjo, Woolly Mammoth Theatre Company, WSC Avant Bard

photographs by Andrew Bossi, Raymond Gniewek, Paul Gillis Photography

IT Engineer: Michael Levy

Participation in is provided through a partnership with Arlington Cultural Affairs

Jane Franklin Dance is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that partners with music, media, visual artists and community participants to celebrate movement for all audiences. A vibrant part of the local culture since 1997, Jane Franklin Dance has been presented at multiple venues and festivals and internationally in Mexico, where its innovative and collaborative projects have combined dancers with moving sculptures, outdoor sites, passerby pets and their owners, live video and music, audience interaction and more. Jane Franklin and her company are the recipient of numerous awards including the National Capital Region Creative Communities Award, American Association of University Women Elizabeth Campbell Award for the Advancement of the Arts in Arlington and Virginia’s Governor’s Award for Excellence in the Arts. Programs include company tours to underserved communities across Virginia, the Forty+ performance group of dancers over 40, workshops for older adults, free healthy movement workshops at senior centers, imaginative and interactive storytelling performances for children, and kids camps and scholarships.



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Jane Franklin Dance is a charity recognized as tax-exempt by the IRS under Section 501(c)(3).  Thank you for your kindness in supporting our artistic mission. A financial statement is available upon written request from the Office of Charitable and Regulatory Programs.  For further information, find details in the IRS brochure: IRS Charitable Contribution Disclosure Requirements