How Funds Will Be Spent

We want you to get an idea of how valuable your donation will be to the success of Studio Deep Roots. If you ever have any questions about how funds will be handled, don’t hesitate to get in touch with us. This studio will be OUR studio, and we want you to be a part of it!

Our funding goal is $20,000, and here’s where that funding will be spent:

  • Over 1200 sq ft of good quality floating dance floors + installation in two studios ($6000+)
  • 40+ linear feet of dance mirrors + installation in two studios ($2000+)
  • Quality sound systems for both studio spaces ($1500+)
  • Improvements to heating and cooling systems in Studio A ($5000+)
  • Signage and aesthetic tweaks to tailor the space to reflect our colorful community ($2000+)
  • Build-out of adaptable, inviting body work spaces ($1500+)
  • Furniture for the lounge/waiting room, including comfortable seating, visitor storage cubbies, flat-screen television for DVD and streaming instruction, and filtered water dispenser
  • Improvements to our kitchenette to make it more functional for our needs
  • Software systems to make registration and student check-in as smooth as possible
  • Installation of smart and eco-friendly technology to help the entire facility run as efficiently as possible
  • Setting up guest WiFi, utilities, permits, licensing, and all the small-but-important details to get a business started off on the right foot!
  • Promotion/advertising to reach the residents of our new neighborhood, and the city and region beyond, to bring new students to our amazing new home!

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$13,775.00
Pledged of $20,000.00 Goal
73
Pledgers
 

Help me and my tribe spread the love of world dance AND MORE in our new studio.

We're dreaming BIG, and we need you!

Choose Your Pledge Level: $1.00

Want to donate a custom amount and/or prefer to donate without receiving any pledge gifts, this is for you! Just type in your custom amount at the prompt!

Roll Call: $10.00
  • Your name mentioned in our thank you video.
  • Our undying gratitude!
Fan: $25.00
  • The original DRD embroidered iron-on patch to wear proudly on your dance bag or jacket.
  • Sign your name to the DRD Family Tree wall under “Fans of Deep Roots Dance” at the grand opening (or we can sign it for you).
  • Your name under “Fans of Deep Roots Dance” on our “Thank You” page of our website.
  • Your name mentioned in our thank you video.
  • Our undying gratitude!
SuperFan: $50.00
  • A Studio Deep Roots logo zill pouch
  • The original DRD iron-on patch to wear proudly on your dance bag or jacket.
  • Sign your name to the DRD Family Tree wall under “Fans of Deep Roots Dance” at the grand opening (or we can sign it for you).
  • Your name under “Fans of Deep Roots Dance” on our “Thank You” page of our website.
  • Your name mentioned in our thank you video.
  • Our undying gratitude!
Friends of DRD - Chorus: $75.00
  • A limited-edition DRD tee shirt commemorating the grand opening of the new studio
  • All the swag rewards at the SuperFan Level - zill pouch and patch; website and video mentions.
  • Sign your name to the DRD Family Tree wall under “Fans of Deep Roots Dance” at the grand opening (or we can sign it for you)
  • Our undying gratitude!
Friends of DRD - Follow: $100.00
  • A brand spankin' new DRD logo dance tote
  • All the swag rewards at the Chorus Level - tee shirt, zill bag, and patch; website and video mentions.
  • Sign your name to the DRD Family Tree wall under “Friends of Deep Roots Dance” at the grand opening (or we can sign it for you)
  • Our undying gratitude!

Friends of DRD - Leader: $150.00
  • A spot in an exclusive donor-only workshop at Studio Deep Roots in Seattle, topic to be voted on by all Leader level backers and above!
  • A colorful DRD logo water bottle to keep you hydrated in class
  • All the swag rewards at the Follower Level - dance tote, tee shirt, zill pouch, and patch; website and video mentions.
  • Sign your name to the DRD Family Tree wall under “Friends of Deep Roots Dance” at the grand opening (or we can sign it for you)
  • Our undying gratitude!

Benefactor: $200.00

We believe NO ONE should have to stop dancing due to money. Choose this level to donate your pledge to dancers in need of a little help. (This is a great pledge level for friends and supporters outside of the Seattle area who are unable to attend the grand opening or readily receive physical rewards)

  • Your donation will gift two (2) free six-week class sessions to students in need (no physical rewards).
  • Sign your name to the DRD Family Tree wall under “Friends of Deep Roots Dance” at the grand opening (or we can sign it for you)
  • Your name under “Friends of Deep Roots Dance” on our “Thank You” page of our website.
  • Your name mentioned in our thank you video.
  • Our undying gratitude!
Aficianado: $300.00
  • One (1) free six-week Deep Roots Dance class session in the first year of our studio opening, for you -or- a friend.
  • A spot in an exclusive donor-only workshop at Studio Deep Roots in Seattle, topic to be voted on by all Leader level backers and above!
  • All the swag rewards at the Follower Level - dance tote, tee shirt, zill pouch, and patch; website and video mentions.
  • Sign your name to the DRD Family Tree wall under “Friends of Deep Roots Dance” at the grand opening (or we can sign it for you)
  • Our undying gratitude!
Patron: $500.00
  • One (1) free private lesson with Shay, at the studio or over Skype/Facetime.
  • One (1) free six-week Deep Roots Dance class session in the first year of our studio opening, for you -or- a friend.
  • A spot in an exclusive donor-only workshop at Studio Deep Roots in Seattle, topic to be voted on by all Leader level backers and above!
  • All the swag rewards at the Follower Level - dance tote, tee shirt, zill pouch, and patch; website and video mentions.
  • Sign your name to the DRD Family Tree wall under “Patrons of Deep Roots Dance” at the grand opening (or we can sign it for you)
  • Our undying gratitude!
Founder: $1,000.00
  • A package of eight (8) Deep Roots Dance class gift certificates, to be used in the first year of our studio opening. They make awesome gifts for friends and family, or use them all yourself! (regular weekly DRD classes only, workshops excluded)
  • A spot in an exclusive donor-only workshop at Studio Deep Roots in Seattle, topic to be voted on by all Leader level backers and above!
  • All the swag rewards at the Follower Level - dance tote, tee shirt, zill pouch, and patch; website and video mentions.
  • Sign your name to the DRD Family Tree wall under “Founders of Deep Roots Dance” at the grand opening (or we can sign it for you)
  • Our undying gratitude!
T-Rex "Rexie": $2,000.00
  • A custom-tailored performance at your event by the members of Deep Roots Dance (schedule and event to be agreed upon within 1 year of grand opening date, may be subject to additional travel costs)
  • Unlimited Deep Roots Dance classes in the first year of our studio opening, for you or a friend (regular weekly DRD classes only, workshops excluded)
  • A spot in an exclusive donor-only workshop at Studio Deep Roots in Seattle, topic to be voted on by all Leader level backers and above!
  • DOUBLE SWAG, as follows:
  • TWO (2) colorful DRD logo water bottles.
  • TWO (2) brand spankin’ new Deep Roots Dance logo dance totes.
  • TWO (2) limited-edition DRD tee shirts commemorating the grand opening of the new studio.
  • TWO (2) SDR logo zill pouches.
  • TWO (2) original DRD embroidered iron-on patch.
  • Website and video mentions
  • Sign your name to the DRD Family Tree wall under “T-Rex!” at the grand opening (or we can sign it for you)
  • Our undying gratitude!


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