Support CDSS by Becoming a Member!

Dancers, singers, musicians, leaders, organizers, and friends! Your most important opportunity to support the work of CDSS is to maintain an annual membership for your household or group. Support from membership dues is a crucial and sustaining percentage of our operating budget.

Individual/Family membership

Dancers, singers, musicians, callers,...

Receive priority admission to our Camps, get a discount in our Store, get in contact with other members, become eligible for our Callers' Liability Insurance, and more!

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Group membership

Leaders and organizers of groups promoting traditional dance, music and song,...

Get help with publicity and equipment; become eligible for Group Liability Insurance, Matching Scholarships, and federal Nonprofit status; and more!

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tl_files/cdss/images/membership/membershipbrochure.jpgPrintable Form

If you would prefer to send in your payment by mail, here is a printable membership form (pdf).

Read about the organization and the benefits of membership in our membership brochure.

Gift memberships

A gift membership is a wonderful way to introduce your friends to the wider world of dance and song. Who do you know who would love to join our community with you? (You can purchase gift memberships by following the same Join or Renew link.)

Tax deductions

CDSS is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Membership dues and donations are fully tax deductible.