LEXINGTON, Ky. (Feb. 27, 2023) — DanceBlue is a University of Kentucky student-run organization that fundraises year-round and culminates in a 24-hour no sitting, no sleeping dance marathon. The money raised through DanceBlue is donated to the Golden Matrix Fund, established to support the kids of the DanceBlue Kentucky Children’s Hospital Hematology/Oncology Clinic both today and well into the future through an endowment.
DanceBlue funds also support the yearlong fundraising engine and operations that underpin the mission, as well as providing funds to support research at the UK Markey Cancer Center.
On this episode of "Behind the Blue," Grace Bush, DanceBlue’s overall chair, and Lauren Grant, DanceBlue’s community relations chair, discuss the upcoming marathon that will take place on March 25-26.
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