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    Charity Ball 2017

    Dance Marathon at the University of Michigan is starting the new year off right by celebrating our annual Charity Ball on Saturday, January 28th! Charity Ball is a dancer favorite event that will be held in the League Ballroom from 6:00pm-8:00pm this year. The ball is one of the many events that allows dancers to […]

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    North Star Reach Spotlight

    The childhood memories of spending weeks or months away at summer camp are, for many, some of the most cherished. Whether it was sports camp or just old-fashioned sleep-away camp, summer never seemed to come fast enough. Though for others, camp was never an option. Less than ten percent of children with serious and life-threatening […]

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    Pumpkin Carving 2016

    Dance Marathon at the University of Michigan kicked off our Halloween celebrations on campus on Sunday, October 23 with our annual Pumpkin Carving event. This event gave dancers the opportunity to meet their DMUM families, teams and DMUM therapists in a fun and interactive environment. Activities like bike riding, crafts, lawn games, and pumpkin carving […]

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    Charity Snowball 2016!

    Last night was DMUM’s annual Charity Snowball where teams and families come together for a fun-filled night of pictures, crafts, and of course dancing! The kids had a blast on the dance floor as they showed off their best moves for their teams and families. One of the highlights of the night for many of […]

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    Inspiration Day: Past and Present

    For the past few years, Dance Marathon at the University of Michigan showcased the therapies we sponsor at our annual Therapy Fair.  Held in the Sports Coliseum, Therapy Fair was an opportunity for students to come together with DMUM families and therapists to see exactly what their funds were contributing to.  Dancers would meet their […]

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    It’s Time to Carve Some Pumpkins

    Our first family event, Pumpkin Carving, took place on October 25 at the Cube and was a huge success! DM dancers were able to meet their families while dressed up in Halloween Costumes: Cowboys were hanging out with NInja Turtles, Mickey and Minnie Mouse made an appearance, and so many other crazy costumes came out […]

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    A Letter to Our Readers

    Dear Dancers young and young at heart, families, alumni, sponsors, and supporters of Dance Marathon, On behalf of this year’s 2015-2016 DMUM Steering Team, we want to say a big welcome to the blog! We are excited to use this blog as a single newsletter for updates about alumni, sponsors, therapy relations, mini-marathons, and much […]

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