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PSU’s THON raises record breaking total

It is the largest student fundraiser in the world and this past weekend it broke another record. Penn State’s THON raised the most money in the history of the event with $$12,374,034.46.

The proceeds benefit The Four Diamonds Fund at Penn State Hershey¬†Children’s Hospital.

Since the 46-hour dance marathon began in 1973, it has tallied more than 100 million dollars.


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