Membership Benefits

Membership is open to those individuals and organizations who recognize the right of every child and young person (0 - 18 years) to dance, and who agree with the following objectives of daCi:

  • Increase and develop opportunities for young people to experience dance as creators, performers, and spectators throughout the world.
  • Ensure the dance interests of young people are recognized and developed.
  • Develop an awareness of cultural diversity.
  • Encourage and make available research into all aspects of dance for, with, and related to young people.
  • Advocate the inclusion of dance in both general education and community programs.
  • Facilitate exchange and collaboration among members regarding dance
    for young people.

Membership Includes...

  • International membership in daCi includes membership in daCi USA as well as the liaison with UNESCO through representation to the Conseil de la Danse (CID).
  • The opportunity to attend and participate in international and national conferences held every three years.
  • The biannual on-line International Newsletter (daCi In Print) which provides news about other members and their activities, and international resource material.
  • Biannual daCi USA newsletters which includes resource material, member news, conference information, and more.
  • Access to papers and reports of previous international conferences.
  • Links with members of the international and national dance network.


Join daCi USA

  • Remember!   When you join daCi you join two organizations - the International (daCi) and the National (daCi USA)!   We need many members to make a strong organization, so please send in your dues today and share the enclosed brochure to a friend or colleague. Thank you!
  • Membership runs from January 1 to December 31.  
  • The daCi USA Membership Directory is mailed to current members in January.   In order to be included with your correct data, please fill out the Member Renewal form and return with your dues as soon as possible.

WE NEED YOU to add your voice for children's dance!

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