GREAT GIVE 2022
The Great Give is an annual fundraiser sponsored by the Community Foundation for Greater New Haven that brings needed funds and new friends to so many worthy community nonprofits. This year the Great Give will launch on Wednesday, May 4, 2022 at 8:00 a.m., and run to Thursday, May 5, 2022 at 8:00 p.m. New Haven Ballet is thrilled to be among the participants, for the money so generously donated by family and friends keeps our dancers dancing, through good times and hard ones (and these past two years have been hard), and enables us to bring the joy of dance to the community at large through our outreach programs Shared Ability, for differently abled students, and DanceAir, for elementary school students in the Greater New Haven area. This May we are particularly excited because we shall once more put on our spring show at the Shubert Theatre, where dancers age 5 and up will perform for a live audience. Our program will feature the classical ballet Don Quixote and a piece created for our students by former New York City Ballet dancer Tom Gold.
The Great Give is one of the reasons that NHB can put on these performances and outreach programs; they are why we can offer the finest classical ballet training and perform with world-class artists. And the Great Give is you, our generous New Haven Ballet friends and family, whose donations do so much to keep our school going and our students dancing. This year, on May 4–5, we ask that you consider a donation—of any amount—to NHB. And we hope to see you at the Shubert in a few weeks in a joyous May celebration.
Great Give: 8:00 a.m., Wednesday, May 4, to 8:00 p.m., Thursday, May 5.
New Haven Ballet gratefully acknowledges the generous contributions received from our supporters throughout the year.
This tremendous support of gifts, grants, and sponsorship enables New Haven Ballet to further its Mission:
To provide the greater New Haven Community with exceptional classical ballet training, performances, and outreach programs, that nurture appreciation of ballet and foster the joy of dance