Katya’s Summer Ballet Program

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  • Walter Smith 
    • $500 
    • 45 mos
  • Daryl Hutson 
    • $200 
    • 45 mos
  • Allison O'Donoghue 
    • $1,000 
    • 45 mos
  • Airi Maeno 
    • $50 
    • 45 mos
  • Dee Dee Whiteley 
    • $100 
    • 45 mos
See all

Organizer and beneficiary

Katya Chernyshev 
Pittsburgh, PA
Toma Smith 
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