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By U Partner Dance, Inc.

U Partner Dance, Inc., is a nonprofit dedicated to investing in the future of ballroom dance in the Upper Midwest and nationwide. We focus on increasing involvement with ballroom dance by providing low-stress opportunities for dancers to participate in social and competitive dance. We also provide funding and logistical support to many organizations promoting ballroom dance in their local area.

Contributions are tax-deductible and will not go towards overhead. You can also donate shoes, dresses, and other dance supplies that will be provided to underprivileged dancers who might not otherwise be able to afford them.

Check out our current initiatives below and contact us at info@upartnerdance.org to donate today!

James Baker Memorial Fund

James Baker was a long-time Minnesota pro/am champion with Jennifer Foster. Throughout his life, he was a volunteer and promoter of amateur dance in Minnesota. In his memory, the James Baker Memorial Fund is dedicated to promoting ballroom dance in Minnesota. Funding goes towards providing support to organizations promoting ballroom dance in their local area.

Minnesota Ballroom Blast

Minnesota Ballroom Blast is a low-stress, feedback-based event designed to:

Find out more at www.mnballroomblast.com.

Dance Fest

Dance Fest is a low-cost, beginner-friendly dancesport competition where:

Learn more at www.udancefest.com.

A Night with the Stars

A classy night of social dancing and performances for all ages designed to: