The International Association of Blacks in Dance, Inc.
8730 Georgia Ave., Suite 606
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Denise Saunders Thompson
President and CEO
Year organization became a 501(c)(3): 2011
Year of first fiscal sponsorship: 2015
Number of sponsored projects: 8
Fiscal sponsorship fee:
5% fee for general contributions and 7% for grants received
- Aligned mission values
- Type of service
Types of projects or services we sponsor:
- Arts and culture
- Other: Projects must align with The International Association of Blacks in Dance mission.
Services we offer projects:
- Other: Tax deductions and receipt letters for donors, grant administration.
Based on Fiscal Sponsorship: 6 Ways to Do It Right: Our model(s) of fiscal sponsorship are:
- Model A, Direct Project
- Model B, Independent Contractor Project
- Model C, Preapproved Grant Relationship
The International Association of Blacks in Dance (IABD) preserves and promotes dance by people of African ancestry or origin, and assists and increases opportunities for artists in advocacy, audience development, education, funding, networking, performance, philosophical dialogue and touring. Providing dance news, resources, and dynamic services since 1988, IABD has become the mecca for Blacks in dance: administrators, artists, choreographers, dance companies, directors, educators, scholars, students, teachers, and those interested in artistry, Black dance issues, and performances.