Principle: $5,000+

Your name or logo in all advertising materials and website, highlighted at performances, verbal acknowledgement, prominent featuring in program booklet and 10 tickets to each performance 

Soloist: $1,000+

Your name or logo in the program booklet and website and offer 5 tickets to each performance.

Corps de Ballet: $500+

Your name or logo in the program booklet and offer 2 tickets to each performance. 

Apprentice: $100+

Your name or logo in our program booklet and the satisfaction of knowing that you helped keep a dancer's dream alive.

Other ways to donate:

Sponsor a ballerina: Your one-time donation of $75 buys a pair of pointe shoes for a dancer. 

Become a Patron and donate $10 per month to help support our day to day operations.

Adopt a Tutu: Your one-time donation of $750 will buy a professional grade tutu that will be worn for years to come. 

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Your generous (tax-deductible) donation will be put to excellent use and will be much appreciated by deserving young dancers. To donate, please click the DONATE button on the left and be sure to include the name “Tara” in the special instructions in the PayPal form.

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In celebration of Tara’s life, the Wiencek family and SYB have created the Tara Gladden Scholarship Fund to honor Tara’s memory while encouraging young performers to continue their dance journey and realize their potential.

Dance scholarships will be awarded to aspiring performers ages 8-12 and 13-18.  During the month of November, essay submissions will be considered, and scholarship will be announced at the Holiday Celebration on Dec 10.  

Support The Susquehanna Youth Ballet (SYB) by donating $10-$10,000 today. Open to individuals or businesses. Email us at

SYB provides cultural outreach in the Northern Maryland and South Central Pennsylvania region encouraging a love of dance, ballet history and performance. SYB presents classical repertories and original contemporary works.

SYB students have the opportunity to perform with professional guest artists as well as participate in master class training from professionals from the nation's top companies. SYB's success and program funding relies on our community support, fundraising, grants, and volunteers. We welcome donations starting at $10 and we appreciate our supporters of all levels. Donations can be made by check.

Your donation is tax deductible and receipt is sent to you immediately upon donation. Donations apply toward our general operating budget that provides scholarships to students in need, production equipment such as backdrops and props, professional guest artist fees, costume repair and theater rental.

To become a friend and supporter of The Susquehanna Youth Ballet, you can contact us by email at or by phone 443-823-9023. If donating by check, please make checks payable to "The Susquehanna Youth Ballet of the Collective, Inc." and mail to:

     The Susquehanna Youth Ballet
     101 W Main Sreet 

     New Freedom, PA 17349
     P.O. Box 170

Our organization also appreciates in-kind donations that benefit our students and production such as:
-Alterations and costume creation
-Prop building, lighting or other stage applications
-Food for show day for cast and crew
-Printing and postage 
-Dancewear and performance accessories
-Donating travel points for professional guest artist travel