The Dancing Wheels Company & School is a unique organization that has pioneered the inclusion of people with and without disabilities through the arts. Our mission is two-fold: to create and present passionate and compelling integrated dance works from nationally esteemed choreographers and to utilize this new art form to integrate, educate, advocate and entertain audiences throughout the world. The purpose of the organization is to afford all people of all abilities a unique learning and performing experience in the arts—an experience that provides equality and integration of individuals with and without disabilities whose origins and ages are wide and diverse. The School of Dancing Wheels is located in the heart of midtown Cleveland. In 2007/08 directly served 983 students with and without disabilities, 433 are children, ages 4 through teens; 90% are female. Over 55% of all participants have physical and/or developmental disabilities and 37% receive tuition scholarships.