Holiday Break Fundraising Ideas

Send holiday cards Tis the season! This winter break, dedicate an hour or so to sending holiday letters to your friends and family. Take advantage of this and tell them about Dance Marathon and your fundraising goal. Click on the link where there is a folder with templates to print or email out to people! To personalize, … Continue reading Holiday Break Fundraising Ideas

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How to Avoid Awkward Thanksgiving Conversations – Dance Marathon Style

With Thanksgiving break just around the corner, we are anticipating a break from midterms, homework, and our busy lives.  Returning home for a week will allow us all to catch up on sleep and family time, two things we are all thankful for.  However, it’s also that time of year for the awkward family conversations … Continue reading How to Avoid Awkward Thanksgiving Conversations – Dance Marathon Style

UIDM funds new MRI machine at Stead Family Children’s Hospital

Dance Marathon students raise funds that go towards many different things, from restaurant gift cards to parking passes to medicine to even the 11th floor of the University of Iowa Stead Family Children’s Hospital. To kick off the year in what Dance Marathon allocates its funds to, over $650,000 has been donated to purchase a … Continue reading UIDM funds new MRI machine at Stead Family Children’s Hospital

Why you shouldn’t stop fundraising…

We are three weeks into the school year. Students are getting used to their schedules, re-familiarizing themselves with the campus, making new friends, creating new memories, and possibly experiencing more stress than the summer brought. But, among all of this stress -- the tests, quizzes, homework, lack of sleep -- we need to remain full … Continue reading Why you shouldn’t stop fundraising…