Kick for Kindness - Activities

Bullying is a rising crisis and affects all ages

NDF started the Kick for Kindness  Anti-Bullying Campaign as a call to action to all dancers to take the lead in schools, organizations and communities to create awareness and to stand against bullying.

Anti Bullying Shout Out

 

 JOIN US - HAVE FUN - MAKE A DIFFERENCE

            HERE’S HOW:

Educate - share and initiate conversation 

          Discuss how damaging bullying can be  

          What to do when being bullied 

          Ways to stop bullying

  Create Awareness - while having fun participating in our many contests during the month of October.

 Kick for Kindness Dance Mob Contest

              Organize Kick for Kindness Dance Mob during October’s Anti Bullying Month

               Perform Choreography on NDF’s Dance Mob page or create your own

               Send us your video….don’t forget to include a message about anti-bullying

               Winners chose - Social Media contest - most likes/shares win plus NDF committee

              Prize - Members of winning group each get a pair of Pastry’s Cassatta  Stretch Canvas  Dance Sneakers

 Shout Out Contest- 

      Perform the anti-bullying “Shout Out

       Create a tag line against bullying to “shout out” before the performance of.   the  Kick for Kindness Shout Out

        Under high school age only

       Group or solo ( prize will be equally divided among dancers). 

       Send us your video

      Winners chosen - Social Media contest - most likes/shares win plus NDF committee decision

      Prize - 2 $100 scholarship towards dance education/tuition

                             ** a tagline is your personalized statement against bullying….should only be a few line

 Spirit Award Contest - 

      Create posters and gather as many signatures in support of anti-bullying

       “How I made an impact in my community” - Create posters with slogans to hang around town/school/dance school promoting anti bullying

       All ages

       Take a picture of posters and where they are displayed

       Prize - Special Plaque and certificate

 Heroines and Heroes Contest -     

      Create dance about Anti-bullying.

      Message against bullying or telling a story about bullying without use of names if of personal nature

      High School students only

      Group or solo ( prize will be equally divided among dancers)

      Appropriate movement and clean music

      Time 1- ½  minutes long or shorter

      Performed to music or spoken word - poem or rap

      Winners chosen - Social Media contest - most likes/shares win plus NDF committee decision

      Prize - 2 $500 scholarship towards dance education or college

 Video Submission - Form

All entries will be notified in advance when they will be posted on Facebook to let family and friends know so they can take part.