THON is the largest student-run philanthropy in the world, both in revenue and volunteer participation.
$157+ million raised
16,500+ student volunteers
WE ARE WORKING SO THAT NO FAMILY HAS TO SEE THIS BILL.
The average cost of cancer treatment for one child.
Cost of newly approved cancer drugs for one month.
The average cost of a stay in a hospital for a child with cancer per day. Nearly five times the cost of any other pediatric condition.
Every school day, 43 children are diagnosed with cancer
Cancer kills more children in the U.S. than asthma, cystic fibrosis, diabetes, and pediatric AIDs combined
158,000+ unique views on THON Weekend 2017 Webcast
One hour of Child Life Coverage
One day of outpatient treatment for Leukemia
One experiment at Penn State Children’s Hospital in search of a cure