It is through all the physical, financial and energetic donations of our past supporters that Pushing Progress has been able to continue moving forward with our projects, fostering the artistic growth and minds of this generation's artists.

It is with your help that we continue to present the Showcase Series as well as educational programming including workshops, intensives and the Contemporary Training Program. All of your support positively impacts our community by cultivating the growth of emerging artists and the importance of accessible arts education.

Our Donor Circle Giving Levels are as follows:

Bronze Circle  $100.00

Silver Circle  $200.00

Gold Circle  $350.00

Platinum Circle $500.00 and above


*Fiscal Sponsorship

Pushing Progress Contemporary Dance is fiscally sponsored by The Field

The Field supports organizations within the New York City community that work in the discipline of live performance and enables these artists and groups to receive contributions and grants to assist artistic goals. :pushing progress has been fiscally sponsored by The Field since May 2010. With this sponsorship, :pushing progress hopes to develop relationships within the dance and live performance community through mutual support of like minded artists. Pushing Progress also utilizes The Field to grow their educational programming, The Showcase Series, and the upcoming re-birth of the Pushing Progress Contemporary Dance Company.

The Field is a not-for-profit, tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) organization serving the New York City performing arts community. Contributions made to The field and earmarked for :pushing progress are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. For more information about The Field contact: The Field, 161 6th Avenue, New York NY 10013. (212)691-6969, fax: (212)255-2053, A copy of The Field's latest annual report may be obtained, upon request, from The Field or from the Office of the Attorney General, Charities Bureau, 120 Broadway, New York, NY 10271.


2015 Donors And Business Supporters


Brendon Nimphius
Grant Powell
Valerie Stepien
Maurice Brandon Curry
Bari Waxman
Kimberly Tribus
Catherine McGowan
Christina Smith
Netonia Chatelaine
Cristina Moreno
Margo/Julia Gold
Patricia Huth
Karen Burke


Michelle Hutchison
Janet Owens
Kimberly Johnston Hoey