High school students passionate about dance can organize fund dance fundraisers. This is both a fun event as well as fund raiser for college sponsorships. The leaders of Shooting Stars get to plan all logistics for the event, as well as showcase the work done by Shooting Stars, that will influence more people to support the cause
Program Elements :
- Get several dance companies students to showcase their skills
- Involve audience in dance workshops
- A night of fun and reflection
- Expose Shooting Stars work to a wider audience and increase community support
Funds generated from these events are solely used to educate college students to graduate college. See Scholars page
San Ramon Bollywood Bash - March 10th 2018
Shooting Stars very first Bollywood Bash fundraiser was started in San Ramon during March 2018. With the initial expectation of 200 attendees, it became a whopping success with close to 600 ! The event turned out to be a hugely successful fundraiser pulling the community together for a common cause of breaking the cycle of poverty through college education of underprivileged students. The organizers were able to raise funds for about 6 underprivileged students for all 4 years of college around the world!
Fremont Bollywood Bash -June 2nd 2018
Following San Ramon’s success with a dance fund raiser, the Fremont chapter of Shooting Stars followed suit. Several dance schools gave impressive performances, the top one was a warm dance performance from a differently abled group. They received a standing ovation. The Fremont fund raiser attracted about 250+ attendees and were able to raise enough funds for about 3 low income students for all 4 years of college. It was a night of scintillating dace performances, dance lessons and informal dancing through the night.