The Ballet Trust is a registered company in England limited by guarantee so that it can become a registered charity in the future when it meets the criteria for registration as a charity. Until such time the company legally has to conduct itself as though it were a registered charity. This means that the owners of the company are not able to take dividends from the company as there is no issued share capital. The Directors are also not able to benefit financially from The Trust
Please believe us that this is a genuine attempt to address a major problem facing all dance schools and young dancers, as well as to help those parents struggling to allow their child to experience the full pleasure of dancing. Please read through all of this page and especially the pages relating to the MDS and DaDA funding provided by the Government to see how woeful funding actually is and how hundreds of thousands of pounds are potentially wasted through the MDS scheme. You will also find what motivates us to want do it.
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