Charity, Fundraising & Non-Profit Causes

Message from Nicola:

I warmly welcome requests for charity, fundraising, community group, and non-profit causes. I book a limited number of donated and reduced-rate shows and workshops, on a first-come, first-booked basis. I can work within your budget if you are representing a non-profit, community or charitable group.

I have danced/taught for free, reduced rate or fundraised for the following groups/events:

  • Doctors Without Bordersheartandstroke (1)
  • Unicef
  • Turtle Mtn. Community Centre;
  • Cancer Care Manitoba;
  • Boys and Girls Club;
  • Variety Club;
  • Winnipeg Art Gallery (Burn Baby Burn gala);
  • Save the Eaton’s Building Coalition ;
  • Dance MB/Gas Station Theatre fundraiser;
  • Pagan Pride Day (2002, 2003), Beltane in the Park (2003);
  • International Dance Day (2001);
  • Dancing Under the Canopy (Forks Market);
  • Harvest Food Bank;
  • Osborne House;
  • Norquay Community School;
  • Unicef “Back to School” Campaign for girls in Afghanistan (2001);
  • Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation “Leylet Hob: Night of Love” dance-for-the-cure event (2006)–organizer and performer;
  • MSF/Doctors Without Borders–multiple costume sales 2005 to present;
  • Multi-Class Recitals in benefit of Lupus Society (2005, 2006, 2007)

I would welcome opportunities to work with:

  • Schools-particularly those with family centres;
  • Child /youth drop-in centres;
  • Other dancers/dance groups;
  • Cultural groups;
  • Humane Society and other animal rescue shelters;
  • Doctors Without Borders;
  • Engineers Without Borders;
  • Volunteers Overseas;
  • Non-religious children’s charities/aid groups;
  • Historical societies;
  • Cancer, hospice, palliative, AIDS, heart/stroke charities/foundations;
  • Women’s groups;
  • Childbirth, midwifery and lactation education and activist groups;
  • Museums and galleries;
  • Environmental groups.