The mission of the Penn State IFC/Panhellenic Dance Marathon is to conquer pediatric cancer by providing outstanding emotional and financial support to the children, families, researchers, and staff of the Four Diamonds Fund located at Penn State Hersey's Children's Hospital. THON is the largest student-run philanthropy in the world, and has raised over $101 million dollars since its inception in 1977. THON is a year-long fundraising effor that culminates in a 46-hour no sitting, no sleeping, dance marathon in mid February, all For The Kids.
Since 1982, the sisters of Alpha Chi Omega and the brothers of Pi Kappa Phi have paired together in the endeavor to beat this terrible disease. Please join us in the fight against pediatric cancer! One day, we will dance in celebration. Until then, we'll dance for a cure. Alpha Chi and Pi Kappa Phi FTK!