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THON | PENN STATE IFC/PANHELLENIC DANCE MARATHON

THON is a student-run philanthropy committed to enhancing the lives of children and families impacted by childhood cancer. Their mission is to provide emotional and financial support, spread awareness and ensure funding for critical research - all in pursuit of a cure. Since 1977, THON has raised more than $127 million benefiting Four Diamonds at Penn State Hershey Children's hospital. 

The Middle TN Chapter of the Penn State Alumni Association supports this cause in various ways such as: 

    • Creating mail to encourage dancers
    • Gathering donated toys and other fun items to raise dancers' and children's spirits
    • Raising money specific to this cause
For more information, visit https://thon.org

SECOND HARVEST FOOD BANK OF MIDDLE TN

Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle TN opened its doors in 1978 with the purpose of providing a central distribution center for companies, groups and individuals who wished to help provide food for hungry people in the area. Today, Second Harvest is one of the largest and most comprehensive of over 200 food banks and food distribution centers nationwide. During the 2009-2010 fiscal year, the organization distributed more than 53.3 million pounds of food to hungry families across Middle TN. 

The Middle TN Chapter of the Penn State Alumni Association has been supporting this cause for over five years. The chapter shows its support in various ways such as: 

    • Collecting canned and packaged goods at nearly all of its chapter events
    • Volunteering about twice a year as a group to process and package donated items
For more information, visit http://secondharvestmidtn.org

SEXUAL ASSAULT CENTER OF NASHVILLE

The Sexual Assault Center (SAC) is the only place in Middle TN that focuses exclusively on the treatment of sexual assault survivors, their non-offending family members and other caregivers. Their licensed and certified counselors are specially trained in these areas and work with over 600 individuals each year; more than half of whom are children. SAC also equips TN schools with educational programs aimed at prevention of sexual abuse. These powerful curriculums reach more than 100,000 students in elementary, middle and high schools throughout TN, including all of the Metro Nashville Public Schools. 

The Middle TN Chapter of the Penn State Alumni Association supports this cause in various ways such as: 

    • Participating in its annual "Walk in Their Shoes" event
    • Raising money specific to this cause
For more information, visit http://www.sacenter.org
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