Take pride in supporting GROUP MOTION, Philadelphia’s longest-running contemporary dance organization!

All donations made to Group Motion Dance Company are tax-deductible and fully support our artistic endeavors.  Donations can be made in any amount. To give to Group Motion via PayPal, simply click the Donate button:

If you would like to designate your contribution to the memory of Group Motion's co-founder and co-director Manfred Fischbeck, please let us know in the memo field of your donation. We know that Manfred would be grateful for your contribution to support our company's ongoing work.

If you would prefer to contribute directly to the family, they are accepting donations HERE:

 Group Motion invites you to support and be a part of our special process of community building through volunteerism and individual donations. We rely on Group Motion patrons to help continue to offer a rich schedule of performances, workshops, and retreats to new, diverse and growing audiences.


  Throughout our extensive history, support for Group Motion Dance Company has been generously provided in part by funds from:

  • Philadelphia Cultural Fund

  • The Dolfinger McMahon Foundation

  • William Penn Foundation

  • Pennsylvania Council on the Arts

  • Independence Foundation

  • Stockton Rush Bartol Foundation

  • Samuel S. Fels Fund

  • Mid-Atlantic Arts Foundation

  • Philadelphia Foundation

  • Pew Center for Arts and Heritage

  • PNC Arts Alive


As our office is closed, please make all donations online. If you prefer to mail a check, please email:  We will send you a mailing address to use during this time of social-distancing. 

Group Motion encourages you to donate stock rather than cash. Stock donations are up to 37% more tax-efficient, helping you avoid capital gains tax on any appreciated stock. They are fully deductible if you have owned the stock for more than one year. Please consider donating your appreciated stock to our organization to help us receive the full value of your donation, and to save you on your taxes! Visit to learn more about how to donate stock.



     Volunteering is an opportunity to be involved with the mission and heritage of Group Motion. As a volunteer, you will get to experience the excitement of performance first-hand while supporting the longest-established modern dance company in Philadelphia. Volunteer Opportunities include:

  • Ushering at performances

  • General office help

  • Box office help at performances

  • Event management

  • Board involvement

  • Graphic design and advertising

To learn more about volunteering, email us at

“Group Motion goes all out in its embrace of the arts. Manfred Fischbeck . . . and all the dancers . . . compose as one voice.”