Roarthon

RoarThon, FIU’s Dance Marathon, is a 17-hour student-run event with the funds raised benefiting the Children's Miracle Network Hospitals program at Miami Children's Hospital Foundation, the fundraising arm of Nicklaus Children's Hospital. Children's Miracle Network Hospitals is a non-profit organization dedicated to saving and improving the lives of children by raising funds and awareness for 170 children's hospitals throughout North America. Since 1985, Nicklaus has been the only Children's Miracle Network Hospital in South Florida. Over 250 students participate in the 17-hour fundraiser that takes an entire year and a committee of 40 plus students to plan and activate. As of 2017, the FIU community has raised over 1 million dollars!

 

The 2018 Marathon will be held on April 14- 15 at the MMC Wellness & Recreation Center.

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Contact

Questions: dm@fiu.edu

 

Contact:

Melanie Crombie & Tidjan Simpson

Roarthonoveralldirector@gmail.com

 

Advisor

Kaleen Martinez

kalmarti@fiu.edu