While Christmas may be over, the holiday lights and trees are still up and bright--just like the spirits of the DanceBlue Clinic. Throughout the past month, the faculty of the DanceBlue Kentucky Children’s Hospital Hematology/Oncology Clinic and DanceBlue committee have
With the DanceBlue Dance Marathon quickly approaching, we wanted to share a way to still get involved! If you didn’t join up for a team, don’t think you’ll be able to meet the fundraising minimum or don’t want to spend
Last Thursday, we celebrated the official 100-day countdown until the 2018 DanceBlue Marathon! (If you missed the announcement, hundreds of students will start the 24-hour no-sitting, no-sleeping dance marathon of Feb. 17 at 8 p.m.!) So in honor of 100-days
Surrounded by a sea of dancers, listening to story after story from patient after patient of their journeys with cancer, legs weak, eyelids heavy, I stood and wept after more than 20 hours of DanceBlue 2017. Suddenly, the past 8
Happy Blitz Week! My name is Tyler Ward, and I serve as the Operations Chair for DanceBlue 2018. It’s been quite a busy week for DanceBlue, and I hope that throughout the week you have learned more about what it
The community that drives DanceBlue is one of its most powerful aspects. DanceBlue strives to create a sense of community on the University of Kentucky’s campus by welcoming any individual on campus to get involved in some capacity with our
Life’s a celebration, and with DanceBlue, the party is all For The Kids. I can’t count the number of times people have asked me “What does the FTK mean in your Twitter and Instagram bios?” The simple answer is “For
Why do you DanceBlue? Every time I’m asked this question, my answer changes a little bit. I think that’s true for a lot of us. At any point in time, DanceBlue means something a little different to each person involved.
As an incoming freshman, I had heard all about DanceBlue and its benefit for the DanceBlue Kentucky Children's Hospital Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Clinic. Within my first couple weeks of being on campus, almost everyone I had met strongly encouraged me to
Morale Committee member and adopt-a-family team captain, Caitlin Crowder shares why she loves DanceBlue. When people ask me what DanceBlue is, I love seeing how they react when I tell them that it is a no-sitting, no-sleeping 24-hour dance marathon.