Baila por México (# BailaPorMéxico) is a campaign created after the earthquake of September 19, 2017 in Mexico by the first Dancer of the Staatsballett Berlin Elisa Carrillo Cabrera, through the foundation that bears her name, to help the reconstruction of housing in the affected areas of the country.
Since then, the Elisa Carrillo Cabrera Foundation A.C. Work to collect donations for this initiative. Among the actions he has taken are raising funds between dancers and dance companies in the United States and Europe, such as the Staatsballett Berlin and the Stuttgart Ballett.
Also, last January, Elisa Carrillo taught a master class in ballet in the Mexican capital, whose profits were allocated to this cause. This activity was called Baila por México and it was an inclusive event in which some 150 people participated, from professional dancers to beginners, people with disabilities and older adults, and others who danced for the victims of the earthquake in Mexico in order to Join forces.
With the funds collected, the Elisa Carrillo Cabrera A.C Foundation has purchased construction materials that it has delivered -in a first stage- to the residents of the State of Mexico, where it is also supervising the work of rebuilding small houses.
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You will receive a tax receipt for your donation.