Organization #92: Penn State Marketing Association
The goal of the Penn State Marketing Association’s THON division’s student members is to develop and apply our marketing knowledge in order to directly benefit Penn State's IFC/Panhellenic Dance Marathon via extensive fundraising efforts and the organization of philanthropic events.
The mission of the Penn State IFC/Panhellenic Dance Marathon is to conquer pediatric cancer by providing outstanding emotional and financial support to the children, families, researchers, and staff of The Four Diamonds Fund.
Division Time and Location
Wednesday, 6 P.M. in 371 Willard
Gerard Agosta: MD THON - email@example.com
Mike McKeon: AD THON - firstname.lastname@example.org
Pasta Night FTK
Location: Abba Java Coffee House
Event Description: Pasta night was held in Abba Java Café, raising $689.41 for Penn State THON, with a large turnout of 80 students. The food was donated from three grocery stores, with an entrance fee of $5 per person, it was a great way to have an all-you-can-eat dinner with great food, benefitting a great cause. It was one of PSMA’s first yearly fundraisers to help the THON division, and was one of the most successful.
THON 2013 in Review
PSMA's fundraising total for the year is $11,400.19. Four division members are on THON committees and two members participated in the 46-hour, no sleeping and no sitting dance marathon. THON raised a total of $12,374,034.46 for pediatric cancer research this year.