The Raines Take Chicago

Courtney and Chase are the youngest, and much to the chagrin of their older siblings, most talented of seven siblings. Although their skills are wide ranging, their true passion lies in the world of Ballet. Since they were toddlers, both Courtney and Chase displayed a natural ability to dance, and have done so for several years with the Dallas Ballet Center, which is where they prefer to spend most of their time. When not at the studio performing, you can find Courtney, who will be 14 this April, and Chase, age 12, avoiding their homework by playing with their puppies or taking far too many "selfies" with their friends.

Thanks to their hours of time rehearsing and fine tuning their art, they have both been invited to spend this summer studying at Ballet Chicago in, you guessed it, Chicago, Illinois. Although they are both excited about the opportunity, and have received scholarships to attend based on their skill, the cost of attending such a prestigious dance academy is the cost of attending such a prestigious dance academy. This will include deposits, tuition, transportation, room and board, as well as dance equipment for the 5 week program. While Courtney and Chase will be saving up in every way they can, they are asking for any support you can give that helps them enjoy this great training and experience.
  • Jess and Mark Banks 
    • $50 
    • 71 mos
  • Michelle Spencer 
    • $50 
    • 71 mos
  • Ana Clark 
    • $100 
    • 71 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $250 
    • 71 mos
  • Felecia Johnson 
    • $200 
    • 72 mos
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Mikaela Raine Nebe 
Mesquite, TX
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