AIM Academy Presents Our 5th Annual Mini-THON
Academy has joined hundreds of schools and Four Diamonds in the movement to conquer childhood cancer! The Upper School Mini-THON committee will host it's 5th annual event on:
Wednesday, April 21 @ lunch - US Blue Group
Friday, April 23 @ lunch - US Gold Group
Tuesday, April 20 & Friday, April 23 during gym classes - Middle School
Thursday, April 22nd & Friday, April 23 during gym classes - Lower School
The goal of this fun-filled event is to have students on their feet during the entire Mini-THON for dancing, games and other entertainment. All funds raised as part of the event (our goal is $6,500) will benefit the Four Diamonds organization.
Families can support Four Diamonds with a donation to our AIM collection. (see form below for AIM's community donation collection).
Four Diamonds' Mission
The mission of Four Diamonds is to conquer childhood cancer by assisting children treated at Penn State Children’s Hospital and their families through superior care, comprehensive support and innovative research. Each year, Four Diamonds provides direct support to approximately 600 children with cancer- 100 who are newly diagnosed and 500 who are continuing their fight. Four Diamonds supports a diverse platform of childhood cancer research at Penn State’s Children Hospital; seeking improved treatments and cures to benefit those around the world. The Four Diamonds Mini-THON is a leadership development program that inspires teamwork, creativity and school spirit, while empowering young people through philanthropy and community service in the fight to conquer childhood cancer!