“EDN! uses dance to help young people cultivate self-esteem, establish healthy lifestyles, and build positive relationships with peers and adults.”
Learn how you can get involved in the growing Everybody Dance Now! movement.
EDN! offers enrichment programming beyond weekly hip-hop classes including cultural dance classes, outreach performances for service learning, and more.
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Donate Now!Everybody Dance Now! Portland is a chapter of the national, youth-led network that provides free hip-hop dance programs to disadvantaged youth, using dance as a tool to cultivate self-esteem and establish healthy lifestyles.
20 EDN! leaders from 10 cities gathered at headquarters in Santa Barbara, CA this past September for our annual National Leadership Conference to learn how to direct their chapters effectively, after an intensive summer of video conference training.
EDN! Portland strives not only teach dance steps but also the geographic, historical, and cultural origins of dance styles to promote cultural awareness and understanding. This award winning speech by our Program Director Alexandra Adriano explores the roots and elements of hip-hop culture and its development in this country and around the world.
Using hip-hop to create positive outlets for young people!