Penn State Altoona
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Make a difference in the life of a child.
Help save the lives of children battling cancer by supporting THONTM. Our organization, Penn State Altoona, is taking action by uniting with 16,500 student volunteers to raise funds and awareness in the fight against childhood cancer. Since 1977, THONTM has raised over $200 million for Four Diamonds at Penn State Health Children's Hospital. Throughout our partnership, we have ensured that over 4,000 families have not seen a single medical bill. In addition, the local research that is being done is making a global impact so that one day, we will find a cure. Each February, THON's yearlong efforts and support for the families culminate in a 46-hour, no-sitting, no-sleeping dance marathon.
By supporting THON, you will be joining a community committed to conquering childhood cancer.
Penn State Altoona is a Penn State Campus that participates in THON, in addition to our primary purpose. Throughout the year, Commonwealth Campuses contribute to the efforts of thousands of Penn State students by facilitating fundraisers, as well as providing emotional support to Four Diamonds Families.