One day we will
dance in celebration

Until then, we will
dance for a cure
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OUR PURPOSE - FOR THE KIDS™

THON is a student-run philanthropy committed to enhancing the lives of children and families impacted by childhood cancer. Our mission is to provide emotional and financial support, spread awareness and ensure funding for critical research - all in pursuit of a cure.

Our year-long efforts culminate in a 46-hour dance marathon.

The largest student-run philanthropy in the world

3700

136000000

16500

families helped

dollars raised

student volunteers


Meet Our Families

The Eslinger Family

“We could not imagine this journey without the support of our families, friends, THON and the Four Diamonds Fund. It helps to know that so many people care.”

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The Graybill Family

“No parent wants to hear the words, ‘your child has cancer,’ but for those that this becomes a reality, the support through the Four Diamonds Fund and the Penn State students is a lifeline amidst the storm.”

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The Keenan Family

“Every day, Savannah’s family is inspired by the thousands of supporters who are working to conquer childhood cancer.”

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