Make a donation

Ballet Des Moines depends upon contributions from the community to sustain high caliber performances and education and outreach programs. Gifts from foundations, corporations and individuals cover approximately half of Ballet Des Moines’ annual budget. Generous support from donors help Ballet Des Moines retain its goal of keeping professional ballet and ballet education in Greater Des Moines.

By making a tax-deductible gift to Ballet Des Moines, you will gain the knowledge that you are supporting the creation, development, and performance of world-class dance in your community. Please join us as we “raise the barre” by making your online donation today by visiting the Donate Now tab on the right of the page.

To donate via check, please mail your contribution to:

Ballet Des Moines
121 S. 11th St., Ste 100
West Des Moines, IA 50265

Making a contribution by credit card is easy and convenient. Once you click on the link below, you will be forwarded to our secure online contribution page, which is operated by PayPal. Just fill in the required information and click Submit Donation.

Ballet Des Moines’ Secure Donation Page

For information about corporate or individual giving opportunities, please contact us at or 515.440.1177.


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