Dancing TODAY to Give Kids a TOMORROW

For a SMILE. For a LIFE. For a CURE.

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Countdown to The 11th Annual UDance

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Sunday, March 12th, 2017

For A Smile. For A Life. For A Cure.

UDance, hosted at The University of Delaware, is a year-long effort dedicated to unifying the community while raising awareness for childhood cancer. It culminates in a 12-hour philanthropic dance marathon every March at The Bob Carpenter Center.

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We are The University of Delaware’s largest student-run philanthropy, raising millions of dollars over the last nine years to support medical research and financial assistance for families of children with cancer nationwide. Thousands of students, faculty, and community members dance, sing, and perform to raise money for this great cause.

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Musicians, celebrities, and politicians join in every year to take a stand against pediatric cancer, but most importantly, the “B+ Heroes”; children who are currently battling cancer or have shown no evidence of disease in the past, participate to truly remind everyone what UDance is all about. Learn More About UDance.

Get Involved!

Click on options below to learn how you can help us beat cancer!

UDance would be nowhere without our students! Put your dancing shoes on and get involved.

Join a Team!

The epitome of involvement! Join a team or start your own!

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Participate in our yearly events leading up to the big event in March

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The beauty of UDance is that every single person who has ever donated or raised awareness for childhood cancer is part of a special family. We would like to thank you again for participating in UDance in the past and we hope you continue to be a part of UDance for years to come. We encourage you to help us reach our goal by continuing to stay involved:

Join an Alumni Team!

Find an alumni team in your city, or start a team yourself!

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Attend Events

Participate in our yearly events leading up to the big event in March

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Corporate Sponsorship allows companies both within the UD community as well as companies around the country to partner with UDance in the fight against childhood cancer.

Become a Sponsor!

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What is UDance?

Learn more about the UDance organization and why you should get involved

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Anyone can help out during the day of UDance and many hands make light work. Here’s how you can get involved!

Become a Volunteer!

Apply to become a volunteer and we’ll be in touch!

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Attend Events

Participate in our yearly events leading up to the big event in March

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“Thank you so much for this grant! It was a huge help to our family. We need more organizations like UDance who are willing to help families like ours who face financial hardship to take care of our sick child.” - Mother of a 10-year old with cancer

Why We Dance

Raise Awareness

Raise Funds

Experience for B+ Heroes

Experience for Students

UDance on Social Media

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Friday, July 22nd, 2016 at 1:30am
#FactFriday UD currently has 49 B+ Heroes that different clubs and groups have "adopted". UD students love hanging out with their heroes!
Thursday, July 21st, 2016 at 4:06am
Calling all DJs! Check out the attached flyer to see how you can use your talents for UDance! https://t.co/Nzhu0IbYsW UDance photo
Friday, July 15th, 2016 at 2:30am
#FactFriday Did you know that @THON is the largest dance marathon in the US? UDance is currently the fifth largest. 2 schools, 1 goal #FTK
Friday, July 8th, 2016 at 1:30am
#FactFriday Due to major advances in recent decades, 80% of children with cancer now survive 5 years or more. We can't wait until it's 100%.
Friday, July 1st, 2016 at 1:20am
#FactFriday There are over 250 schools nationwide that hold dance marathons to fight against childhood cancer. Together, we dance for a cure

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