Support Us

Rochester City Ballet is a nonprofit dance company based in Rochester, NY. The company presents multiple performances as well as an extensive array of educational and outreach activities to the region each season.

How can you help?

RCB’s mission is to create inspiring, entertaining, and educational experiences through the art of dance while providing the highest level of artistic and technical excellence. None of this is possible without the generosity and support of our community of donors. With your help, we can remove barriers to access and ensure our community continues to experience the joy and excitement of dance.

Become a part of the magic of our 2023/24 season by giving your support now. 



Ways to Give

Donate now! Invest today at the level that fits your philanthropic goal.

Every child deserves the opportunity to dance and perform. If you agree, give to our Nutcracker Scholarship Fund

Help us continue to produce two annual Sensory-Friendly productions, free of charge to all attendees

Support our Dancers and Apprentices Directly and Sponsor a Dancer or become a Pointe Shoe Patron

Have a business? Become a sponsor, or advertise in our program books. Email info@rochestercityballet to learn more.



Contact Us!

Have a different idea for giving, fundraising, or a special event? We want to hear what you have to say! Email us at to get involved now.

Invest today at the level that fits your philanthropic goal. If donating online, we kindly suggest you to ad 3.5% to your donation to cover the credit card fees. We hope you agree your donation is best used by the dancers and helping children in the community rather than fees. To avoid fees, we gladly accept checks at 1326 University Ave., Rochester, NY 14607.

Rochester City Ballet donors receive our monthly e-newsletter that includes up-to-the minute information about the company, special events and offers, as well as behind-the-scenes news, and interviews with the dancers.

For information about other giving options read about The Lift Society or contact us at or call (585) 461-5850. Donors who plan to make a gift to RCB as part of their estate plan join The Timothy M. Draper Society, named for our founding Artistic Director. Members of the Draper Society ensure RCB will remain a vital part of Rochester for future generations when they designate RCB as a beneficiary of their will, retirement plan or life insurance policy. For more information call (585) 461-5850.

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