Ed Gorman, Teacher
I can honestly say I have never experienced a more powerful and effective program for young people. NDI New Mexico is engaging, positive, challenging, motivating and empowering. The dedication to excellence in dancing filters into all aspects of a child’s life.Ed Gorman, Teacher
Agua Fria Elementary

Our Mission

NDI New Mexico is founded with the knowledge that the arts have a unique power to engage and motivate children. The purpose of our distinctive programs is to help children develop discipline, a standard of excellence, and a belief in themselves that will carry over into all aspects of their lives.

  • Work Hard
  • Do Your Best
  • Never Give Up
  • Be Healthy


HELP NDI NEW MEXICO STUDENTS “DANCE ON”
and Raise $25,000 to Support Our High-Level Programs!

SUPPORT YOUR DANCER HERE!
2017 DANCE-A-THON!
BOTH CAMPUSES! Saturday, December 16, 2017
from 2:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

The DANCE-A-THON is a special opportunity for SWAT and Celebration Teams Level 1 and up to come together, have fun, and dance to raise funds to benefit NDI New Mexico programs. It’s easy!

  • Collect Pledges from your Family, Friends, and Neighbors
  • Dance a One-Hour Marathon with Us on December 16th
  • Enjoy Family Fun with Food, Games, Prizes and Contests

 

MARK YOUR CALENDARS for the 2018 GALA EVENTS!
Saturday, May 5, 2018
@ THE HILAND in Albuquerque
and Saturday, May 12, 2018
@ THE DANCE BARNS in Santa Fe

GET YOUR TICKETS HERE!

Have fun while making a difference in the lives of thousands of New Mexico’s children! NDI New Mexico Annual Galas in Albuquerque and Santa Fe are THE PLACES TO BE in May! Both Galas feature heart-warming performances with 500-600 public school children displaying excellence through energy and teamwork. The evenings – filled with champagne, friends, dining, and dancing – provide you with a first-hand experience of the impactful programming we provide to almost 10,000 children statewide.

Join us, and experience the excitement we instill in children! Support teaching children excellence by purchasing a ticket, table or sponsorship at one of our galas.

For information on our Albuquerque Gala, please contact Myers Godwin at (505) 340-0213, mgodwin@ndi-nm.org

For information on our Santa Fe Gala, please contact Kelsey Brown at (505) 557-6047, kbrown@ndi-nm.org


 

HONORING OUR STEPS
A Commitment to Native American Students

Learn More About NDI New Mexico’s HONORING OUR STEPS


NDI NEW MEXICO TAKES TWO FIRSTS AND A THIRD
IN SF REPORTER BEST OF SANTA FE 2017

THANK YOU SANTA FE for voting
NDI New Mexico as FIRST PLACE WINNER
for Best Youth Program,
AND Best Dance Company,
and THIRD PLACE for Best Performing Arts Group


An Achievement in EXCELLENCE!

“NDI New Mexico outperforms most other charities in America.” – Charity Navigator

NDI New Mexico has attained the coveted four-star rating from Charity Navigator, demonstrating strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency. Attaining a four-star rating indicates that NDI New Mexico adheres to sector best practices, executes its mission in a financially efficient way, and verifies it exceeds industry standards. This exceptional designation sets NDI New Mexico apart from its peers, demonstrating to the public its trustworthiness.


NDI New Mexico Earns Recognition as New Mexico Family-Friendly Workplace

New Mexico Family Friendly Business

NDI New Mexico earned distinction for its workplace policies by Family Friendly New Mexico, a statewide project developed to recognize companies that have adopted policies that give New Mexico businesses an edge in recruiting and retaining the best employees.