Director Alina Deshpande works with dancers to prepare for this year’s Dances of India show set for Sunday, Oct. 22. Courtesy photo
YMCE NEWS RELEASE
Dances of India will present the Nritta Nritya show at 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 22 in the Duane Smith Auditorium. No tickets are required, however donations are welcome. During the intermission, Indian snacks will be sold. Square payments will be available.
This year the proceeds from Dances of India will benefit the annual campaign supporting scholarships for programs offered at The Family YMCA.
The YMCA has a motto: “We don’t turn anyone away for their inability to pay.” This year the YMCA has a fundraising goal of $175,000 that will support financial assistance through need-based scholarships for childcare, memberships and youth programs; as well as program support for our Teen Centers in Los Alamos and Española.