Arthur Murray in the Community
Arthur Murray Sterling Heights cares deeply about the community we serve and strives to give back as often as possible. If you have an event coming up that you'd like us to attend or donate to, please use our community event contact form. We will get back to you within 48 hours.
Benefit dance for The Alzheimer's Association- We raised over $2,000 at the dance alone. Also, we will be participating in the walk on August 25th at the Detroit Zoo.
Walk Like MADD/Dance Like MADD- A total of over $5000 was raised for Mothers Against Drunk Driving between the two events.
The Giving Tree- November 7th-December 16th a tree was up in the studio. The tree featured ornaments with items needed by residents of Solid Ground Inc., a transitional housing center located in Roseville, MI. We are please to say that our students purchased over 100 items for those in need.
A Night of Charity in the Big Easy- Sponsored by Art Van, this event gives attendees the opportunity to choose which hospital to benefit. 100% of the ticket price benefits Henry Ford Health Systems Perfect Depression Care Program or St. John Providence Health System Infant Mortality Program. We acted as dance hosts for the evening.
St. Jude Give Thanks. Walk.- Team Arthur Murray entertained the 1000 walkers as they raised money for St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital at Somerset mall on November 19th.
Dancing With Our Local Stars - Arthur Murray Sterling Heights has participated in several DWOLS events. To date, we have donated over $28,000 in lessons to event participants. These events have benefited Grosse Pointe South High School, The Van Elslander Foudation, The American Diabetes Association, Habitat for Humanity, Solid Ground Inc., and the Dakota High School Marching Band.
Pink Party Ladies Night Out - We taught a free Core Rhythms class as part of the Pink Party at the Shelby Art Van on Sunday October 16. Magic 105.1 and Art Van Furniture hosted a night of wine and ladies night fun as to raise money and awareness for the fight against breast cancer! It’s Magic’s annual Pink Party at Art Van Furniture’s Ladies Night! Guests enjoyed hair styling, make-up, massages and more. Guests were asked to bring a $10 gas or grocery card to donate to The Pink Fund, an organization helping families pay bills while they struggle with treatment.
Run Drugs Out Of Town - Arthur Murray Sterling Heights participated in a walk to raise money for Families Against Narcotics of Fraser.
Canned Food Drive - Arthur Murray Sterling Heights collects non-perishable food items annually in November and December. Food has been donated to the Macomb County Food Bank, Gleaners and Solid Ground Inc.
Toys for Tots - Arthur Murray Sterling Heights collects toys for those in need annually in November and December. We have been an official drop off location since 2009.
Community Schools/Churches - We have taught free classes at several local schools and churches.
Charity Dances - Arthur Murray Sterling Heights has held several dances to benefit many local and national charities including Give Kids the World, Ribbon of Hope, The Give a Gift Foundation, The Muscular Dystrophy Association.
Performances - Arthur Murray Sterling Heights has performed at several charity functions including The Glass Slipper Ball, Dancing With The Local Stars, St. John Hospital's Winter Wonderland Ball and DMC's Dancing With The Docs.
Donations - We have donated gift certificates to countless causes ranging from high end charity balls to small private fundraisers. If you are in need of a raffle or auction item contact us.