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POWER

OF THE ARTS

THE

Proven to lead to academic achievement

and success in life.

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BRINGING

HOPE

CHILDREN

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JOY "

" WHEN HAPPY

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INSPIRING

AND THEIR FAMILIES

CHILDREN

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HIGH

for underserved youth around Indianapolis.

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QUALITY

DANCE PROGRAMS

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TEAMWORK

FOCUS

Learning the value of teamwork,

working together towards a goal.

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IN OUR SCHOOLS

8 Week Session. Interactive Workshops.

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Extension Programs. Community Engagement.

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OPPORTUNITY

KDO students perform with different Arts organizations.

GIVING

Presenting Sponsors

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Our Impact

 

Our Program

 

Our Community

 

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About Us

Kids Dance Outreach is a preventative program designed to equip young, at-risk, elementary school children with the discipline, confidence, persistence, determination, social consciousness and cognitive developmental skills that can prepare them to achieve success.

Our goal is to help kids discover “they can”, empowering them for a lifetime.





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  • About Our Programs

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Testimonials

Jessica Aranda

A program like this has so many benefits for a child and his/her development that prepares them for today’s world. The benefits derived from KDO are tremendous! The dedication, cooperation and gained responsibility does not end at ‘dance’, they carry this over with every aspect of their lives.

Jessica ArandaParent
Paula Brennan

Indianapolis stands to gain enormous lasting benefits from this remarkable non-profit program that will have proven, lasting ripple effects on the academic and social success of its children.

Paula BrennanCommunity Member
Angela D. Shrum

This is such a remarkable program and opportunity, it is truly a blessing for many! I’m proud that my son is a part of the KDO program.

Angela D. ShrumParent
Félix Medina

The staff and team of this Non for Profit, radiates a deep love, fellowship, passion and compassion not only towards the children but also towards the arts.

Félix MedinaCommunity Member

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Latest News

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Tully: A girl, a dancer and an inspiring story about giving

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Fall 2014 KDO Partnerships

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Community Partners

Thank you to our Sponsors, and Community Partners who help us further our mission!

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