All donations to TRIBE are tax-deductible. Support a Brooklyn based award-winning collective of BIPOC artists to share their unique voices in the US and abroad.

TRIBE is a non-profit Brooklyn based Afrofuturistic arts collective. TRIBE’s mission is to cultivate space and create a platform for artists, most specially BIPOC artists from the African diaspora.

In order to continue to work towards our mission & vision, we hope you are able to support our yearly campaign by helping us reach our goal of $50,000 by January 31 (deadline extended).

Each TRIBE reward level receives one unique gift:

$5,000 – Gaga Class with Shamel Pitts*
$2,500 – Choreographer’s Score Print
$1000 – Framed Poster + TRIBE NYC Performance Tickets**
$500 – Dinner with 2 TRIBE Artists***
$250 – Invitation to join our rehearsals in NYC***
( * ) Gaga Class to be scheduled at Mark Morris Dance Center, Brooklyn, during 2023.
(**) Tickets for Touch of RED at New York Live Arts (April, 2023)
( *** ) To be scheduled at

2022 TRIBE | Threefold Benefit Supporters

Zan Taylor
Jim & Deb Panozzo
Fallon Chen
Marcel Przymusinski
Joycelyn Talor
Steven Fox
Catherine Gund
Banning Bouldin
Adam Parker Goldberg

Etty & Miki
Alexander Kipka
Michele McCoy
Ana Harmon
Alex & Yanti & Waya
Aya Morimoto
Zan Taylor
Risa Steinberg
Corey Davis


Tax-deductible donations

TRIBE (TRI314 – Multidisciplinary Visual Performances) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit arts and education corporation and under Internal Revenue Service regulations it qualifies as tax-exempt. Any contributions made on behalf of TRIBE are tax-deductible to the full extent allowed by law.

If you would liked to do an in-kind donation or have any questions, please email us at

2022 Annual Crediting

Additional TRIBE commissioning, development and core operating support is provided by the Mellon Foundation; Arison Arts Foundation; the New England Foundation for the Arts’ National Dance Project with funding from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation; The Howard Gilman Foundation; Dance/NYC’s Dance Advancement Fund, made possible by the Howard Gilman Foundation and Ford Foundation; The Harkness Center for Dance; National Performance Network (NPN) Creation, Development & Artist Engagement Fund Project. The Creation, Development & Artist Engagement Fund is supported by the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, the Mellon Foundation, and the National Endowment for the Arts (a federal agency); New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature.

2021 Totality of Tribe Benefit Supporters

Benefit Co-chairs

Ohad Naharin – Honorary Co-Chair
Loren Bailey*
Alexander Kipka*
Marcel Przymusinski*

*TRIBE Board Member

Benefit Committee

Natasha Chefer
Michelle Mathesius 
Claudia Rankine
Joel Tompkins
Alexandra Wells

Benefit Sponsors

Red Diamond

Alexander Kipka
Marcel Przymusinski


Loren Bailey
Natasha Chefer
Kerry Clayton
Claudia Rankine
Joel Tompkins
Alexandra Wells

Red Topaz

Scott Stern
Zanthea Taylor

in kind

Bed-Vyne Wine & Spirits
Pitts’ Family Home

Special thanks

Kiko Angelovski
Alvaro Barrington
Colleen & Bill Barry
Mikhail Baryshnikov
Lisa Bing
Elizabeth Boone
Connie Boykan
Armando Braswell
Nigel Campbell
Richard Daniels
Molissa Fenley
Tali Fox
Penny Frank
Tushrik Fredericks
Katie Friis
Danielle Gee
Lauren Gibbs
Margaret Gillis
Eira Glover
Mandy Gou
Daniela Hukkinen
Esther Kenny
Rebekah Lengel
Aaron Manuel
Sara Masterson
Joseph Medeiros
Kristin Meyer
Amy Miller
Aya Morimoto
Yuval Moyal
Evelyn Musher
Laura Nicoll
Okwui Okpokwasili
Adrien Peskine
Desmond Richardson
Heather Robles
Rivka Saker
Michael Scibor
Avinoam Silverman
Rus, Lauren & Indigo Snelling
Risa Steinberg
Esperanza Spalding
Joycelyn Taylor
Eliezer Timolien
Rachael Uhlir
Charmaine Warren
Riley Watts
Kyle Weekes
Olivier Wevers
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

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On behalf of TRIBE’s Board of Directors, Benefit Committee and Founding Artistic Director Shamel Pitts,