Success… in the studio, on stage and in life

Established in 2005, the Ballet Conservatory of South Texas fulfills the developmental needs of serious young dancers, regardless of economic background, in a safe, nurturing and pre-professional dance company environment. Individuals, Foundations and Corporations provide the resources crucial for delivering the highest level of training, performance and outreach throughout the year.

You can support the Ballet Conservatory in a variety of ways and through multiple giving options. However you choose to support the Ballet Conservatory of South Texas – and at whatever level – your generosity is both essential and truly appreciated.

Annual Giving

Your support makes a meaningful difference at the Ballet Conservatory of South Texas. Contributions from donors like you are critical to sustaining the Conservatory’s high artistic standing, its financial well-being and support of pre-professional training and outreach programs.

When you donate to the Ballet Conservatory of South Texas, you’re investing in the future of the performing arts in San Antonio. Your support has a significant impact on youth, on our community and on our culture.

Your contributions directly support:

  • Scholarships preserve the mission to make ballet accessible to all children
  • School Day performances allow over 3500 children from underserved communities to experience the power and beauty of dance at no cost
  • High-caliber performances enhance the cultural vitality of our city
  • Ballet classes for underserved youth in San Antonio at no cost

Your support of the Ballet Conservatory of South Texas benefits everyone and enriches the cultural landscape in San Antonio. We applaud you for making a difference.

Learn more about the different giving levels and benefits.

For more information, contact Elysia Hulings at 210-820-3400 or


Friends and Supporters

2020 – 2021 Donors

Thank you to all the supporters of the Ballet Conservatory of South Texas. You are a champion for young artists in our community and provide them with the tools to succeed in the studio, on stage, and in life.

The Ballet Conservatory of South Texas would like to recognize the generous support from:

The Kenedy Foundation
Bexar County and Commissioner Tommy Calvert, Pct. 4

The Arnim Family Foundation
The Nava Family
The Northington Family
The Blackmon Family Foundation

The Adams Family
The Barfield-Blanchard Family
The Bell Family
The Biglari Family
The Billups Family
The Burkholder Family
The Card Family
The Chavez Family
Michelle Cox
The Cunningham Family
The DeLeon Family
The Fitzmaurice Family
The Faldik Family
The Gancayco Family
The Garcia-Barrera Family
The Garza Family
The George Family
Sky Graybill
The Hulings Family
The Jude Family
The Lopez Family
The Lopez-Herrera Family
The Sohn Family
Katherine Sutcliffe Becker
Leilah Powell
Jodye Young

Photo Credits:
Still Life Photography:Alexander Devora
Kurtis Krunk
Vignette Portrait Photography
Ally Tijerina

Our Donors