Thon raises $3.5 million for Four Diamonds

February 23, 2004

Thon, Penn State's IFC/Panhellenic Dance Marathon, once again raised more than $3.5 million for The Four Diamonds Fund at Hershey Medical Center. The grand total for this year was $3,547,715.48. Roughly 700 dancers filled Rec Hall and danced from 7 p.m. Friday through 7 p.m. Sunday in the largest student-run philanthropic event in the nation. The mission of The Four Diamonds Fund is to conquer childhood cancer by assisting children treated at Penn State Children's Hospital and their families through superior care, comprehensive support and innovative research.
For pictures from Thon and other related events, check http://live.psu.edu/still_life/2004_02_23_thon/index.html

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