Founded in the 2001-2002 school year, Jagathon is celebrating its 23rd year! At our 2020 event, we raised an all-time high of $607,870.25! The money raised by Jagathon supports the Herman B Wells Center atRiley Hospital for Children, a Children's Miracle Network Hospital.
Welcome to the official site of Jagathon: Indiana University Indianapolis Dance Marathon!
Jagathon 2024 Countdown
Mark your calendars for March 2nd, 2024! You can fill out the Involvement Application (also known as the Committee Member Application) to be on a Committee or you can register as a participant for our 2024 event. We can't wait to see everyone at the main event!
Registration is now live!! Everything we do is for the kids at Riley Hospital for Children, so we hope to see you throughout the year leading up to the main event! Our main event is a 14 hour-long dance marathon on March 2nd, 2024 from 10am-12am. It's full of games, food, and plenty of dancing!Register
These kids are the reason we do what we do and we want to make sure that they are getting the recognition they deserve for fighting the fight they continue everyday. We hope you remember these stories when you're dancing on March 2nd, 2024.Learn
Can't find the right words when asking for a donation? Check out our fundraising page for some more ideas on who to contact and some templated messages that you can copy and paste!
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Awards Presented by Children's Miracle Network Hospitals
2020 Alumni Engagement Award
This award recognizes a Dance Marathon organization that has made a successful effort to engage and work with the alumni of their organization. This includes everyone who has been involved in Jagathon: including participants, committee members, directors, Vice Presidents, Presidents, and Jagathon Ambassadors.
2021 Partnership Award
Jagathon received this award for the partnership with the Indiana Member's Credit Union. The IMCU is still currently partnering with Jagathon using affinity cards to generate funds using the card. A portion of all credit transactions up until the main event is given to Jagathon as a donation.