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It's more than "just dance"... It is Liberating Art in Motion


About the TMJ Dance Project

The TMJ Dance Project is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organization that uses the art of dance to enrich the lives of children an families in historically underserved communities.

Our mission is to create cultural programs that impact community outreach, dance in education, affordable dance training, and the experience of live dance performances.

We are changing lives one step at a time.

It's more than "just dance".... It is Liberating Art in Motion!

Changing lives one step at a time....

Our Core Values

Our core values are the deeply rooted principles that guide all of our actions and serve as our  cultural cornerstones.

LOVE  | The highest vibration of affection that conquers all.

KINDESSS | The quality of being righteous, gentle, and considerate.

TRUTH | The state of being in accordance with fact & reality.

PEACE |  The state of being free from disturbance, war, and imbalance. 

Our Humanity

The TMJ Dance Project was founded out of a need to impact diversity & inclusion and to create equity in the art of dance for communities of color.


Since our founding, we have remained committed to creating safe and inclusive environments regardless of race, age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, religion, and socioeconomic status.


At the TMJ Dance Project, we honor the space that every individual has been uniquely designed to take up in this world and we respect their contributions to humanity.



Ubuntu – I AM because WE ARE!

WE ARE because YOU ARE!

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Our Impact

The TMJ Dance Project serves over 500 children and families per year by providing equitable access to dance programs that impact dance & literacy, social-emotional learning, and cultural awareness.

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