Artistic Director Inspires 21st Century Dance & Gives Back to Unsung Community Leaders Through Vizion Dance, Inc. of Atlanta

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  • By, admin
  • October 11, 2020

For my birthday this year, I’m asking for donations to ViZion Dance Inc. I’ve chosen this nonprofit because their mission means a lot to me, and I hope you’ll consider contributing as a way to celebrate with me as we continue to “ Change The World, One STEP At A Time”! Every little bit will help me reach my goal. I’ve included information about ViZion Dance Inc below.

Mission Statement Our mission is to: maintain a “world-class” dance company headquartered in metro-Atlanta, GA with culturally diverse artists performing a “high-level and demanding” repertoire of inspirational, patriotic and historic works that evoke a moral and social consciousness in humanity. Through training, collaboration, mentorship, performance, and passionate community involvement, artists will be enabled to make meaningful contributions to the art form and the global community.

Key Organizational artists, arts educators, and arts advocates

  • Monique L. Barashango, Founder
  • Sababu Barashango, Managing Director
  • Kendrick Love, Artistic Director
  • DeWayne Brown, Associate Artistic Director
  • Donna Addison Haseltine, Choreographer
  • Cassandra Hollis, Choreographer

Monique Barashango founder of Vizon Dance has faithfully over the years not only contributed to the advancement of modern, African and Hip Hop Dance cultures she has through Vision advanced appreciation of Community and national pioneers of Black heroes and sheroes in the American Arts and Humanities

Take for Example her Day of Respect Awards Biannually “Safely” Honoring Luminaries in the Community

A Day of Respect 2018 — Honoring Luminaries in the Community

Honoring Mrs. Naomi King fonder of the A.D. King Foundation commemorating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr’s Brother a Civil Rights Leader Also

VIZION DAY OF RESPECT LEADERSHIP AWARDS 2016

What:“A Day of Respect” honoring luminaries in the world class Metropolitan Atlanta community  
When:This first annual event will occur on Friday, October 21, 2016  
Where:“A Day of Respect” will be presented at the Conference Center @GA Piedmont Tech located at 495 North Indian Creek Drive, Clarkston, GA  30021  
Why:This historic event will be presented by ViZion Dance, Inc. in collaboration with the Dunham Institute.  In addition to honoring leadership from the community, we will celebrate Dr. Doris Derby as a Living Legend during this historic event.   ViZion Dance, Inc. is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization based in Atlanta, Georgia.  A DAY OF RESPECT GALA! is a benefit to launch a year-long fundraising drive for ViZion Dance as a non-profit multicultural dance institution.  ViZion Dance, Inc. is a culturally diverse dance and dramatic arts company producing inspiring projects with American themes of “God and Country”.    We place emphasis on and are committed to the sacrifices and lives of U.S. veterans and historic leaders who have demonstrated patriotism and “good will” to the world and its diverse people.     

Please donate to Vizion Dance, Inc. because your support goes forward to also honor real people who she knows paved the way for her organizations. This kind of artistic person and director is very very rare. Happy Birthday Moni

Please go to her Facebook Page

https://www.facebook.com/Monib1881