Guidelines for Membership Status

When you join dance and the Child international you join two organizations: the international organization (daCi) and the national organization (daCi USA).  

Individual Membership
Professional dues:      $65        $25 to daCi USA / $40 to daCi International
Student/Retired dues:   $30   $15 to daCi USA / $15 to daCi International

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Individual members are considered to be those persons eighteen years or older. Professional members are those currently employed. Student membership is open to university, college or tertiary students with a student ID. Retired members are those retired.

Benefits: daCi USA newsletter and directory; email notices and international e-newsletter; your name listed in directory and newsletter; member tuition rate to daCi conferences, daCi Delights, professional networks.
  • Individual membership is attained by payment of the annual dues to be determined periodically by daCi International and daCi USA.
  • The individual member is entitled to attend International and National general membership meetings and enjoys full voting powers, including a postal or email vote.
  • The individual member is entitled to all privileges and services of daCi International and daCi USA as may exist at any given time.

Children's Dance Group Membership - Join Online - Children's Dance Group

Children's Dance Group dues: $75          $25 to daCi USA / $50 to daCi International

Groups may be considered to be those collectives operating within an educational, recreational or artistic context which feature dance for young people up to the age of eighteen.

Benefits: two daCi USA newsletters and directories mailed to group address; email notices, daCi Delights, and international e-newsletter to the group e-dress, group name listed in directory and newsletters; member rate for tuition to daCi conferences for two persons.

  • Group membership is attained by payment of the annual dues to be determined periodically by daCi and the Board of Directors of daCi USA. The name of the group's representative must be stated.
  • Each group shall be entitled to one vote cast by a designated voting representative at International and National membership meetings or postal vote. Other members of the group may attend and participate in the membership meetings but not vote.
  • All young children/youth and two adult personnel eligible to participate in daCi activities at member rates.

Organization/Institution Membership - Join Online - Organization/Institution

Organization dues: $100          $25 to daCi USA / $75 to daCi International

Organizations and Institutions may be considered to include adult dance companies, studios, universities, colleges, professional associations, business/corporations, etc.

Benefits: five daCi USA newsletters and directories mailed to group address; email notices, daCi Delights, and international e-newsletter to group e-dress; organization/institution name listed in directories and newsletter; member rate for tuition to daCi conferences for five persons.

  • Organization/Institution membership is attained by payment of the annual dues to be determined periodically by daCi and the Board of Directors of daCi USA. The name of the group's representative must be stated.
  • Each organization shall be entitled to one vote cast by a designated voting representative at International and National membership meetings or postal vote. Other members of the group may attend and participate in the membership meetings but not vote.
  • Five individuals are eligible to participate in daCi activities at member rates.

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