Fordney Foundation

DanceSport, sport, competition, achievement, partnership

The Fordney Foundation is a non-profit foundation for dance sport that was established in May, 2002.
The Fordney Foundation provides young people with a gift for the sport grants that allow them to
train and compete in dance sport competition.


Dance Friends Forever

As long as I can remember, I’ve loved music. Of course, even tiny babies will react when they hear music. So we can say, music is something we all enjoy, relate to and really can’t get enough of.   When I heard music and realized that it made me want to dance, that’s when the world seemed […]

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Dance Tidbits – Dances of Japan

To the Japanese people, dance is an important part of their lives. And it is equally important not only to the participant but the spectators too. Much of the Japanese culture derives its folk dancing around the Shinto and Buddhist faiths. Dancing in ancient times was used to pray and honor the Gods.  Shinto is […]

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For centuries dance has been an integral part of culture. Long before the birth of the earliest human civilizations, there were ceremonies, rituals, and celebrations that took place in the form of dance. It is hard to pinpoint exactly when dance started but archaeology has indicated traces of dance from prehistoric times. In India, early […]

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Loren Silverman and Gabriella Sigal at Colina Middle School  


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