Dance 4 Awareness – Light up the Night

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  • October 29, 2016
    4:00 pm - 10:00 pm



Venue Website:

9000 College Pkwy, M Building, Palos Hills, Illinois, 60465

Moraine Valley Campus Map for D4A

Get Ready to Dance! Sweat! Groove! Move! to support of victims of Domestic Violence.

On October 29th, the Crisis Center for South Suburbia (CCSS) will host its inaugural Light Up the Night Dance 4 Awareness Fundraising Event powered by Exelon. The Event will be open to everyone in the community (over 18 please) to show their support of victims and survivors of domestic violence from throughout community and region. October is DV Awareness Month and your voice is essential in letting people know CCSS is there help and life without abuse is possible.

6...hours of dancing in a club-like atmosphere
5...minutes to show your best moves in our dance contests
4...amazing dance performances by local dance instructors
3...awards for best Halloween costume
2...ways to participate - spectator or dancer DJ keeping the party going all night!

Admission for the event is $25.  Dancers and team supporters who raise $175 or more in donations per dancer will receive an all-access pass to event dance floor for all 6 hours, two each of food and drink tickets, a D4A T-Shirt and goody bag, and a personalized online fundraising page. Proceeds from the event go toward services and education programs offered by CCSS. Donations are tax deductible.  For those not raising funds, time on the dance floor can be purchased for $10 per theme hour.  Food, beverages and concessions will also be available for purchase.  For more information or to register visit

Event Itinerary
3:30 Doors Open
4:00 Dance Floor Opens
4:30 Dance Demo - Get Ugly (Jason DeRulo)Denise Camin, Dance Fitness
------"Top 40" Theme Hour  - Open Dance and Contest
------5 minute break
5:45 Dance Demo - Thriller (Michael Jackson) - Matt Smigaj, Dance Instructor
-----"Old School" Theme Hour - Open Dance and Contest
-----5 minute break
7:00 Halloween Costume Contest
7:15 Dance Demo - Boogie Down (Al Jarreau) - Dawn and the Dancin' Deevas
-----"Slides" Theme Hour - Open Dance and Contest
-----5 minute break
8:30 Dance Demo - All the Way Up (Fat Joe) - Lauren Skiniotes, Momentum Dance Studio
------"Hip Hop" Theme Hour - Open Dance and Contest
------5 minute break
9:45 Open Dance
10:00 Closing Remarks

Food and concessions will be available including Chick-fil-A, Jet's Pizza and Jersey Mike's.

Make sure to visit our Photo Booth, DV touches us all... board and the raffle tables.


Moraine Valley Campus Map for D4A


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Special thank you to our sponsors and performers:

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