Emmitt Thrower - Chairman

Alice Judge - President

Tara Haynes - Vice President

​Formeka Hayslett - Treasurer

Barbara Johnson- Assistant Treasurer

Vidya Sandiford - Secretary


New Wave Dance Youth and Community Development, Inc.'s mission is to mentor children and young adults by developing them to be strong individuals. Our goal is to provide them the skills to overcome the current obstacles they face in their lives through the art of dance.

Keys to Success

New Wave Dance Youth and Community Development, Inc.'s keys to success include but are not limited to:

Building community partnerships that are consistent with our mission.
Compassion and expertise of our staff.
Expand our donor base to increase resources and in-kind services.
Passion and commitment for helping our community.
Building collaborative relationships with local school districts.

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New Wave Dance Youth and Community Development enjoys broad local support.


New Wave Dance Youth  and community development