It’s been a busy start to the fall semester for many Miracle Network Dance Marathon programs! Here’s just a few examples of the great work being done #ForTheKids!
MU Miracle at Mercer University recruited the Mercer Men’s Lacrosse team to participate in a competition with Furman Men’s Lacrosse to see which team can raise the most for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals! The team has set a goal to raise $15,000 by Oct. 31st and is well on their way!
Ball State University Dance Marathon revealed some pretty great fundraising incentives this week…
Need more reasons to fundraise? Well we've got you covered! Check out our awesome Dancer Fundraising Incentives. pic.twitter.com/ViDjRM7OsE
— BSU Dance Marathon (@BSUDM) October 17, 2016
Great to see Jagathon at IUPUI encouraging their high school dance marathon programs to fundraise at their football games.
— Jagathon (@IUPUIdm) October 15, 2016
Dance Marathon at Southern Methodist University set a goal to raise $3.1K in one day to recognize the 31 days they have until their event. Great to see how they used the Miracle flame on campus to spread the word!
Join SMUDM today in our efforts to raise 3.1K in ONE DAY! There are 31 days, or exactly one month, until our event, so we want to celebrate by raising $3,100 today! And we need your help! If you are already registered, spread the word and try to meet your fundraising goal today!! If you have not registered, follow the link in our bio to sign up! Make TODAY count! We have the power to change the lives of the children at Children's Health, here in Dallas. LET'S DO THIS FOR THE KIDS!!
USD Dakotathon shared their progress on social media during their #5KinaDay campaign with a flame fundraising thermometer.
— USD Dakotathon (@USDDM) October 14, 2016
University of Cincinnati Dance Marathon created a #DefineUCDM campaign during their campus’ Homecoming Week to share facts about their hospital tied to campus statistics.
— UCDM (@UCDanceMarathon) October 17, 2016
TigerTHON at Towson University partnered with their university by having a fundraising competition added into the school’s official Homecoming activities!
— TigerTHON (@TigerTHON) October 18, 2016
Great to see Eaglethon at American University getting involved on campus. By supporting other organization’s efforts, they’ll be more likely to want to return the favor and support yours!
Knight-Thon at the University of Central Florida is starting a new tradition to increase their presence on campus and be a resource for dancers.
Good morning and happy #KTuesday everyone! We would like to introduce to you our newest tradition! Every Tuesday, we will be in front of the Student Union from 11am-2pm selling shirts, checking out buckets, handing out free swag, and promoting events! Stop by today and get limited edition throwback staff shirts!
Cowboython at Oklahoma State University is attempting to break records on Double Our Dancers Day.
On Wednesday, October 19th, CowboyThon is setting out to break records on Double Our Dancers Day. In those 24 hours, we are aiming to connect 800 new students to our mission of making miracles happen for @okchf! We challenge our current dancers to register just one friend on Double Our Dancers Day! When we Double Our Dancers on Wednesday, we will set a new official record of students registered for CowboyThon at Oklahoma State University!
Loving this graphic from Texas THON at the University of Texas–Austin to encourage students to register during the week leading up to the Red River Rivalry football game with Oklahoma.
— Texas THON (@TexasTHON) October 5, 2016
Terp Thon at the University of Maryland released their video to announce their “Bigger, Bolder, so the kids can go Stronger” campaign.
Triton Dance Marathon at the University of California-San Diego created an awesome Snapchat Geofilter for their inaugural Dance Marathon event.
Gonzaga University Dance Marathon dropped this awesome video to reveal their fundraising goal…
Seattle University Dance Marathon has been doing a great job tying the celebration of their 10th year on campus into their publicity efforts with the hashtag #DecadeOfDM. It’s also their university’s 125th anniversary and they’re doing well inserting themselves into the campus-wide #SU125 campaign.
Check out these graphics from Purdue University Dance Marathon as they countdown to their Dance Marathon event.
Speaking of Purdue University Dance Marathon, they’ve created some pretty fun videos to announce the theme hours for their Dance Marathon, including “Red for Riley.”
Baylor University For The Kids had a pretty awesome Photo Booth at their Dance Marathon event this fall. Check out the photos HERE.
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