OUR HISTORY

2020

In 2020 we had a bit of a different Dance Marathon experience, a virtual one! Due to the Covid-19 outbreak we live-streamed our efforts for 12 hours and raised over $215,050 for Baystate Children's Hospital!

2018

In 2018, UMDM continued to grow and raise awareness on campus and in the community. Decked out in beach-themed outfits, dancers broke the goal for the year and raised over $200K - a UMDM first!

2016

2016 was another amazing year for the kids with our second spring Dance Marathon and raising $82,000 for Baystate Children's Hospital!

2019

This year, UMDM made dreams come true in the Mullins Center for the first time. With the help of nearly 2,000 dancers, UMDM raised $282,123.76 For the Kids!

2017

2017 marked another year of firsts with a morale dance flash mob on campus, FTK decorations on the school library windows, and over 1,000 registered participants. UMDM even added another comma to the fundraising total.

2015

2015 was a big year for UMDM. For the first time, UMDM moved from the fall to the spring semester and took place in the Curry Hicks Cage. UMDM raised $65, 603.80. 

2006-2012

In the first 7 years of our cause, UMDM raised $120,000 for Baystate Children's Hospital and began a tradition that we are so grateful to be continuing today.

2013

In the 8th annual dance marathon, UMDM 2013 raised $22,080.64.