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Final total raised for THON revealed
By: WJAC Web Staff
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- This marks another successful year for Penn State's IFC/ PanHellenic Dance Marathon also known as THON.
The 42nd annual THON raised $13,343,517.33 for the Four Diamonds Fund at Penn State Hershey Children's Hospital.
Hundreds of organizations participated throughout the year to prepare for this day.
THON raises money for children and for the fight against pediatric cancer.
THON is considered the largest student-run philanthropy in the world.