SAN FRANCISCO-A “SWAT team” of dot-com employees, headed by online education company DigitalThink, is trying to save the San Francisco Dance Center from eviction.

The studio is facing a 330% rent increase on its 12,000-sf space in the city’s Mission district, for which is currently pays $8,000 a month. The dot-commers are drafting business plans and marketing strategies to attract philanthropists and allow the dance center to keep its space.

The center has a deadline of December 2001, by which point it must vacate. Both cash and stock are being accepted to help the studio meet its new rental obligations.

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