Since its inception in 2010, Dancing with the Stars-Dubuque Style has raised more than 1 million dollars for more than 80 local nonprofits. Dancing with the Stars: Dubuque Style targets a community-wide audience to highlight, educate and create awareness of the role nonprofits play in our community.
Dancing with the Stars judges Andy Schroeder, Emily McCreedy, and Mike Cyze, give their input as the dancers await their results.
This year, our DWTS: Dubuque Style Dancers raised over $429,000 for their respective charities!!
A big congratulations to our top fundraiser, Kurt Strand, CEO of the National Mississippi Museum & Aquarium, for raising a new record of $197,000 for his charity, Miracle League of Dubuque.
Our second top fundraiser was Jodi Stricker, Owner of Zazou's Bridal Boutique, who raised $64,595 for St. Mark Youth Enrichment.
The Judges Choice Award for skills on the dance floor went to Michael Fullan, Hodge Company, and his coach Jessica Kieffer. Michael raised the third highest amount with $42,368 for Run4Troops!