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26 Things To Do At The Big Event

26 ways to make the most out of your Dance Marathon 26 experience:

The Big Event is fast approaching, and everyone is preparing for the best 24 hours...

Two Weeks to Keep Fighting

Almost one year ago, Dance Marathon 26 began and vowed to deliver more miracles to the families and children across the river. The vision for this yea...

Every Day is Day to DM

The second-largest event hosted by the University of Iowa Dance Marathon is Day to DM. Day to DM this year kicked off with 26.2 hours of fundraising a...

What does $500,000 mean to you?

Tonight marks the start of Day to DM 2019, the largest fundraising push of the year for Dance Marathon and the 2nd largest event. "We came together to...

Year 26 For The Kids

For some people, 26 might seem like an ordinary number. For all of us involved with Dance Marathon, however, 26 is so much more. This year is the 26th...

Fighting Together Rain or Shine

Saturday, September 21st, commenced the third annual Kickoff to Kinnick 5K. Kickoff to Kinnick is one of Dance Marathon’s biggest sponsorship and fund...

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We're Just Getting Started

Early on the Saturday morning of September 8th, 2019, over 300 college students gathered to fight together. Behind our tired eyes, oversized sweatshir...

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The Heroes that Fight for DM

Every human involved in Dance Marathon is a hero; this is reflected in the ongoing success of DM throughout the years. Dance Marathon impacts so many ...

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We Fight Together

“Cancer is a scary, scary thing. It’s a scary, scary word, but it’s something that we have to fight” -Allie Stutting, DM 26 Executive Director.  

Thr...

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Fight For More Summers

When I think of summer, a thousand blissful memories wander through my mind – the smell of a campfire burning under a moonlit sky; the carefree laught...