Donating to THON
You can safely donate online through the THON website. This donation goes directly to THON and contributes to their overall total at the end of the year to support the fight against childhood cancer. Click here to be redirected to their online giving page.
Click to learn more about corporate matching for alumni donations: Alumni Matching Guide.
Donating to DMAIG
You can now donate online directly to DMAIG. This donation goes directly to DMAIG to help us support our mission.
What does your donation to DMAIG do?
· Contributes funding for gifts toward our featured Alumni Give Back Campaigns. Current and previous campaign examples include providing Penn State Hershey Medical Center with medical supplies for childhood cancer patients, as well as providing the students of THON with stamps to alleviate the cost of postage for donor letters, corporate packets, and thank you cards.
· Helps pay for operating expenses for the Dance Marathon Alumni Interest Group. This includes things like mailings to alumni, our website, awards for students and other miscellaneous items.
· Goes to help allocate grants to alumni groups that are interested in starting or continuing an event that raises funds for THON and Four Diamonds.
· Helps fund DMAIG led events during THON weekend like the anniversary gala, Diamond Zone, and THON Museum.
Please click below to make a donation to DMAIG. All donations are tax deductible and any donation over $25 will receive a donor recognition letter in the mail.
Established in 1996, the Rick Funk Scholarship honors a longtime Dance Marathon advisor for his ten years of leadership, commitment, and service to Dance Marathon, and as an effort for THON Alums to support the exceptional undergraduate THON volunteers.
To contribute to this scholarship and generously help a deserving Penn State undergraduate, please click here.
Corporate Matching Gifts Program
Contact your employer and multiply your donation and your impact. Click here to learn more about the matching gifts program.
Visit the THON Store Online
Find THON merchandise including shirts, shorts, sweatshirts, sweatpants, hats, key chains, mugs, and more! Wearing THON clothing is a great way to show your love and support for THON and the kids. Of course, THON merchandise also make great gifts. Click here to get your merchandise!
Help Support the DMAIG and enjoy the benefits of a Penn State Alumni Association Lifetime Membership Program. Click here to learn more!
Give and receive the gift of supporting THON. Request your next gift be a donation to THON in your name. Donate in the name of your family member or friend for a birthday or other special occasion. In lieu of favors at a wedding reception, donate to THON on behalf of your guests. For questions on gift donations, contact the THON Finance Director at firstname.lastname@example.org.