Give ‘Em Five … $5, $50 or $500

Your dollars and votes directly support VSA arts programs for children and adults in our community with special needs. Max Dingeman, Swingshift amateur dancer, and his partner, Jennifer Howard, are raising awareness and money for VSA arts – Grand Traverse Area. Give Max a Hand at Swingshift and the Stars: Friday November 18 and Friday December 16 / Final Competition Traverse City Opera House - 6:30 pm For Swingshift tickets contact : Dayna Ryan, 883-5747 or email VSAarts@sbcglobal.net Hurry! Tickets are selling fast! Celebrate their Success at Left Foot Charley: Friday November 11 - 6 to 8 pm Thank our Friends Night Friday December 2 - 6 to 8 pm - Holiday Decorating Party Donate to Max and Jennifer online.        ...
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Give Max a Hand

Give Max a Hand

We are excited to be participating in this year's Swingshift and the Stars event. Putting the fun back in fundraising, SwingShift and the Stars Dance-off For Charity provides unequalled philanthropic opportunity by creating a partnership between local charities and the community through high quality entertainment and friendly competition. Dancing for VSA is Twenty-year-old Max Dingeman, a genuine TC native, a certified personal trainer assistant with Todd Nienhouse, owner of Agevix Specialized Exercise. Agevix operates primarily out of Premier Health and Fitness in Traverse City, where Max works with survivors of traumatic brain injuries, strokes and spinal cord injuries. In addition, Max also works at Premier assisting members and maintaining the exercise equipment. He is also studying at NMC to become a computer whiz. With Swingshift’s help, he wants to show that disabled people can dance, too – and be good! Max is dancing with Jennifer Howard. Jennifer loves living in Northern Michigan. She and her wonderful, supportive husband Bill have two...
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