Maksim Chmerkovskiy

A champion for literacy and Alfalit Honorary Board Member.

Meet Maksim Chmerkovskiy

Alfalit Honorary Board Member & ABC’s Dancing With the Stars Champion

Maks Chmerkovskiy, ABC’s Dancing with the Stars Mirror Ball Champion is also a champion for literacy and Alfalit Honorary Board Member. His passion and dedication to Alfalit have resulted in raising over $100,000 towards helping needy men, women and children learn how to read and write. Join him in his fight to help eradicate illiteracy around the world!

This year, Maks is joined by his wife, Peta Murgatroyd, and brother, Val Chmerkovskiy, to support our mission. Follow them on their journey during their national tour Maks, Val, Peta – Confidential.


News & Updates

Maks Chmerkovskiy Entertainment Tonight

Alfalit Featured on ET

Posted July 13, 2018

Entertainment Tonight features Maks Chmerkovskiy’s visit to Alfalit Dominican Republic.

Peta Murgatroyd Supports Alfalit

Peta Murgatroyd Supports Alfalit

Posted March 28, 2018

Peta Murgatroyd of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars supports Alfalit International.

758 Million People Can’t Read or Write

Posted December 08, 2017

A message from Maks Chmerkovskiy about illiteracy in America.

The Life-threatening Risks of Illiteracy

Posted November 15, 2017

Common tasks are a great risk for someone who cannot read or write.