Programs of The Dance Center are supported, in part, by Alphawood Foundation; Engaging Dance Audiences, a program administered by Dance/USA and made possible with funding from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation; The MacArthur Fund for Arts and Culture at Prince; The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation; The Irving Harris Foundation; 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, the Illinois Arts Council Agency and The City of Chicago’s Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events. Special thanks to Friends of The Dance Center.
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.