You know as a mom and an educator, I am very proud of my daughter for getting involved in this event. I do believe lots of life lessons to be learned in participating in fundraisers like this. I am blogging this on behalf of my daughter. I just proofed her college app essay and this is her last paragraph.
Hey Everyone!!! On February 4th, I am participating in Dance Marathon at Maclay School. I was wondering if you guys would like to help me reach my goal of $1,000. This year is my first year being a part of Dance Marathon Executive Board, so I would like to kick off with a great start! All proceeds go straight to my local Children's Miracle Network hospital, Shands! It would mean the world to me if you supported me and my participation in this amazing cause that saves kids' lives everyday! Here is my personal fundraising account:
Let me know if you have any questions! Thank you so much! For the Kids!!!! #FTK
I hope you will consider supporting my participation in this event. All contributions will benefit my local Children's Miracle Network Hospital. Any contribution will help, and all donations are tax deductible.
Donating online is safe and easy! To make an online donation please click the "Support This Participant" button on this page.
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Miracle Network Dance Marathon is a movement of Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals, a non-profit organization that raises funds and awareness for more than 170 pediatric hospitals. We are the only children’s charity committed to having 100% of the funds raised stay local to support local kids.
Since inception, Miracle Network Dance Marathon has raised more than $135 million for kids across North America- ensuring that no child or family fights pediatric illness or injury alone.
You can find tons of folks involved in Dance Marathons on Pinterest and many ideas here:
Miracle Network Dance Marathon is a movement activating university and high school students across North America. Students involved in planning for the dance marathon event spend a year gaining leadership, teamwork, and nonprofit business experience while raising funds & interacting with children’s hospital patients and families.
As a family, we do like to DANCE IT OUT - We were doing it long before Grey's Anatomy...but it makes all of us smile to do it, so why don't you try it too....It is therapeutic and good for the soul! if you are moved by any of this and feel so inclined to donate please click the link above.
xox 1969 and daughter