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As Dance Marathon season officially comes to a close, we would like to publicly recognize some of our largest donors– middle and high school students! During the 2020-2021 year, the following programs, stewarded by OwlThon at Florida Atlantic University, Dance Marathon at Florida State University and Dance Marathon at the University of Florida raised an incredible $769,413.67 for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. High school dance marathons have been growing steadily at Shands since 2013, and we are so thankful for your shared commitment to serving our local kids through your fundraising and leadership development efforts:

Alexander W. Dreyfoos School of the Arts
Olympic Heights Community High School
Jupiter Community High School
Vanguard High School
Seminole Ridge Community High School
East Ridge High School
Boca Raton Community High School
Buchholz High School
Florida High (FSUS)
Eastside High School
Gainesville High School
Leesburg High School
Saint Andrew’s School
Belleview High School
Lawton Chiles High School
The Villages Charter School
Leon High School
Lincoln High School
Maclay School
Forest High School
Oak Hall School
Vero Beach High School
Newberry High School
Palm Beach Central High School
Suncoast Community High School
Rickards High School
Wellington Community High School
American Heritage School – Boca/Delray
Spanish River Community High School
St. John Paul II Catholic High School
Trinity Catholic High School
Westport High School

You all are truly one generation fighting for the next. 

A tremendous thank you to dancer participants, students, advisors, and donors of these incredible K-12 schools (along with their supporting university’s students and advisors) who have been dedicating their time and resources for the benefit of local kids.