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AU Dance Marathon kicks-off fundraising efforts for 2014

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Fifty students from Auburn University's Dance Marathon Staff kicked-off their fundraising efforts for the 2104 event in Columbus this morning, August 20, 2013, at the Columbus Regional Conference Center.

These students are also undergoing training to become volunteers on the Pediatric Floor of the Children's Hospital at The Medical Center.

Will McCann, President of the AU Dance Marathon, says they give donors an opportunity to see exactly what they've done with their money. "Whether that's coming to the hospital to volunteer and to see some of these kids, tour the facilities, or if that's going to the event itself and meeting the kids and the families who the money that you've raised has actually just benefited," says McCann.  

Auburn University's Dance Marathon has supported Children's Miracle Network at The Medical Center for the past two years, raising more than $170,000 for the children and babies treated in the facility.

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