About Salsa-NI


Northern Ireland's AWARD WINNING Latin dance maestro, the one and only Chris Scullion, (aka Mr Salsa), is N Ireland's best-known Salsa instructor. In 1999 he founded Salsa-NI and has been dancing Salsa throughout Ireland for 10 years making numerous appearances on BBC, UTV and RTE along the way. Awarded Northern Irelands Number 1 Salsa Instructor in 2011.

 

Salsa-NI specialises in dance classes, dance performances, DJ'ing and igniting weddings, corporate events, schools and private celebrations into pumping fiestas. With 'fun' being a major part of any Salsa-NI event Chris and his team of instructors have set-off countless parties and inspired literally thousands of people like you to dance salsa through our fun and exciting approach. Our enthusiasm and passion for teaching shines through and our classes are 'famed' for being friendly, energetic and above all... Fun!

 



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Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)

Corporate Social Responsibility is at the very heart of Salsa-NI. Over the last number of years the organisation has raised thousands of pounds for charitable causes. This money is donated to good causes in communities both in Northern Ireland and internationally. Salsa-NI has achieved this through volunteering, 'salsathons', and through support from Salersos at its two major annual events, the Summer Salsa Ball in Belfast Castle and the Christmas Ball in the Waterfront Hall in Belfast.

Some of our UK financial beneficiaries include:

• Northern Ireland Children's Hospice (2017)
• Marie Curie Northern Ireland (2017)
• SANDS - Stillbirth and Neonatal Death NI (2016)
• Action Mental Health, Northern Ireland (2016)
• Children's Heartbeat Trust (2015)
• Tiny Life, Northern Ireland (2014)
• Macmillan Cancer Support
• Groundwork - changing places, changing lives
• BBC Children in Need (2000)
• Family Christmas Appeal, 2013 (The Salvation Army and St Vincent de Paul)
• Multiple Sclerosis Society
• Positive Futures - for people with a learning disability (2008)
• Samaritans

Some of our international financial beneficiaries include:

• Save the Children (2017)
• Red Cross Gaza Appeal
• Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) for the Philippines - typhoon appeal (2014)
• Trocaire
• Maternity Worldwide
• Wells for India
• UNICEF East Africa Appeal (2011)
• Syrian Crisis Appeal - Concern (2015)

A number of other organisations have also been supported by Salsa-NI through fundraising events including:

• Action Cancer
• Speechmatters
• Royal Victoria Hospital Trauma/Fracture Unit
• BBC Children In Need
• Clic Sargent
• Cedar Foundation
• Diabetes UK
• Habitat for Humanity
• Action Medical Research
• Orphanages Bangladesh, Romania, and Thailand
• Newry Hospice
• Enler Day Centre, Dundonald
• The Princes Trust
• Tiny Life
• Age Concern NI (now known as Age NI)

For more information about Salsa-NI please email chris@salsa-ni.com or call 07980797441

 

 

 

A massive “thank you” to everyone who came out to support the Salsa-NI Dirty Dancing Christmas Charity Ball at Riddel Hall. It was a fantastic night of music, dancing and festive fun in a truly stunning venue. We even had a few watermelons turn up!!! We raised an amazing £1545 for Save the Children!!! And a special thanks to our dance performers; Belfast Sensual Group (choreographer Piret Annus), Gordon & Julie, and Tony for all his help and support. Thank you all so much. Chris

A "massive" thank you to everyone who came out to support the 2017 Salsa-NI Hawaiian Charity Summer Ball. An amazing night's music and dancing at Belfast Castle with some brilliant costumes. We raised an amazing £1011 for Marie Curie Cancer Northern Ireland!!! Thank you all so much. Chris

A "huge" thank you to everyone who came out to support the Salsa-NI Romeo and Juliet Charity Spring Ball. An amazing night's music and dancing in a stunning venue. We raised an amazing £1505 for the Children's Hospice Northern Ireland!!! Thank you all so much Northern Ireland Children’s Hospice

A massive "thank you" to EVERYONE who came out for the Salsa-NI Christmas Salsa Ball at Titanic Belfast in aid of SANDs - Stillbirth And Neonatal Death charity NI. You raised an incredible £1615 towards this great cause. For all the photos and action from the night click here

Thank's to EVERYONE who came out for the 2016 Wild Wild West Summer Salsa Ball in aid of Action Mental Health NI You raised an incredible £700 towards this great cause. For all the photos and action from the night click here.

Thank's to EVERYONE who came out for the 2015 spectacular 70's Summer Salsa Ball in aid of the Childrens Heartbeat Trust. You raised an incredible £1,020 towards this great cause. Some amazing outfits... from John Travolta to Kojak, the 118 man and even Batman and Robin turned up!! Definitely the best SALSA night of the year! "We were dancing YYYYEAH!!!" Childrens Heartbeat Trust. See all the photos on Salsa-NI group on Facebook... click here.