Since 1995, Dance Marathon at UF has raised over $28 million for UF Health Shands Children's Hospital, our local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital. Thanks to your dedication and support throughout your college years, we have become the most successful student-run philanthropy in the southeastern United States.
Dance Marathon at UF knows that the Gator Nation is everywhere. Formed in 2013, Dance Marathon at UF Alumni gives alumni across the country the opportunity to continue to give back and stay involved with their alma mater. Membership is only $40 per year and offers a variety of benefits.
Our Dance Marathon at UF Alumni continue to support our cause and spread our movement, even after they graduate. Join the DMA and stay a member of DM at UF for years to come with exclusive alumni access at the event and the opportunity to continue your involvement beyond your years at UF.
Become a member today!
Lifetime DMA Membership
This lifetime membership provides the following benefits for a one-time fee of $40. If you are signing up for the DMA for the first time, you will receive a complimentary Event Package outlined underneath the membership benefits. Purchase the Lifetime DMA Miracle Membership here .
Membership Benefits Include:
- Monthly E-Newsletter updates
- Preferred Access at the event to the DMA VIP room
- Opportunity to participate as a DMA Dancer* at the event
- Voting and leadership opportunities for the DMA Board
- Inclusion and invites to regionally hosted DMA events
- First year members get a complimentary Event Package
*DMA Dancer registration fees apply.
- Opportunity to participate in a behind-the-scenes hospital tour
- Opt-in to receive the DMA event t-shirt**
- Discounted Miracle Gala tickets
- Tickets to the DMA Brunch during the event
- Ability to receive fundraising incentives during the event
- Access to the Family Room at the event
DMA members can purchase an exclusive event package to enhance their experience during the Dance Marathon weekend in spring. This package is ideal for those who plan to attend Dance Marathon at UF and can be purchased for $40 up to one month before the event. If this is your first year signing up for the DMA, you will automatically receive a complimentary Event Package included in your Lifetime Miracle Membership. Purchase the DMA Event Package here.
The Event Package includes:
*DMA event t-shirt opt-in includes a direct mailing option for those members unable to attend the event.
**Dependent on COVID-19 protocols and regulations.
Q: I have never been a part of the DMA before and just registered for the first time. What membership do I have?
A: As a first-time DMA member, your $40 fee makes you a Lifetime Miracle Member and provides you with a complimentary Event Package.The following year, you will have to pay $40 for the Event Package if you so choose.
Q: What if I registered for the DMA in a previous year (2015-2021) and never renewed?
A: You are already a Lifetime Miracle Member! Should you want an Event Package, you will have to purchase one for $40. The link to purchase is available here .
Q: Can I purchase an Event Package throughout the year?
A: Yes! However, you can only purchase it up until one month before the event so we are able to accommodate for all of the additional benefits (i.e. t-shirt, brunch, etc.). This year the final day you can purchase the event package is February 28th.
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