10 Things I Love About DM

1.   Our First Dance Marathon Starting in the school year of 1994–1995 and supporting 26 families, a group of passionate dancers and volunteers managed to rake in a whopping $31,000. Not too shabby for a first year, right? Since then, Dance Marathon has managed to raise over 24.5 million dollars for these wonderful kiddos. … Continue reading 10 Things I Love About DM

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3 Questions You’ll Hear When You Explain DM to Someone

Time and time again, you’ll find yourself having to explain what Dance Marathon is to someone you’re asking to donate. While most people know it’s a great cause and their donations are being used to help out kiddos and families in need, many people don’t understand what dancers do and will have a lot of … Continue reading 3 Questions You’ll Hear When You Explain DM to Someone

Lime Time Wednesday: Top 10 Creative Costumes from Bloomsbury!

Happy 100 Days Out from DM 23! This past weekend, the UI Dance Marathon crew - including dancers, kiddos, family members, and leadership - enjoyed the perfect fall day at Bloomsbury Farms! We fed the goats, cheered on duck races, enjoyed a scenic hayride, braved two haunted houses, and enjoyed delicious caramel apples, but what … Continue reading Lime Time Wednesday: Top 10 Creative Costumes from Bloomsbury!