Programs at the Dance Center are supported, in part, by the Alphawood Foundation, the MacArthur Fund for the Arts and Culture at Prince, The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation, the Illinois Arts Council, the Irving Harris Foundation, Martha Struthers Farley and Donald C. Farley, Jr. Family Foundation, N.A., Trustee, the Marcia E. Lazar Challenge Grant, Arts Midwest Touring Fund and the New England Foundation for the Arts’ National Dance Project. Additional funding is provided by the National Endowment for the Arts. Special thanks to Friends of the Dance Center for their generosity contributing to our work.
The Dance Center is a member of the American College Dance Festival, Association of Performing Arts Presenters, Chicago Cultural Institutions Community Outreach Network, Dance/USA, Greater South Loop Association, Illinois Alliance for Arts and Education, Illinois Arts Alliance, Illinois Arts Presenters, The League of Chicago Theatres, The South Michigan Avenue Merchant's Association, Near South Planning Board, National Dance Educators Association and the United States Institute of Theater Technology.
Athletico is the exclusive provider of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Sports Medicine, Athletic Training, Work Rehabilitation and Massage Therapy for the Dance Center of Columbia College Chicago.
The Dance Center is a Founding Member of the Music and Dance Theater Chicago, Inc.