U.S. Senate congratulates THON on its continued success

March 12, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. — On Tuesday evening (March 11) the United States Senate unanimously passed Senate Resolution 379 congratulating the Penn State Dance Marathon (THON) on its continued success.

The resolution, co-sponsored by Sen. Robert Casey and Sen. Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania, acknowledges THON's ongoing support of the Four Diamonds Fund at Penn State Hershey Children's Hospital. 

THON, the largest student-run philanthropy in the world, has raised more than $113 million for the Four Diamonds Fund in the fight against pediatric cancer, including more than $13.3 million in 2014. 


  • THON 2014 TOTAL

    THON raises another record total for Four Diamonds.

    IMAGE: Annemarie Mountz
Last Updated March 12, 2014