Tag: pediatric cancer

raiseRED gets a lift from new Alumni Council

Editor's Note: This story has been updated to reflect the total amount raised from this year's dance marathon event: $690,921.70. This represents a new...

raiseRED’s mini marathons allow K-12 students to get involved in the...

While raiseRED culminates in a 24-hour dance marathon later this week, the organization also hosts a number of mini-marathons at local schools year round. The...

Athletics, raiseRED partner to fight pediatric cancer

When it comes to cancer, everyone is willing to join the fight. It’s what makes University of Louisville’s athletics department’s partnership with raiseRED – the...

UofL med students shave heads to raise money for kids with...

As a stylist cut 8-inch long sections from her hair, Alexa Black flashed bright smiles back at her classmates sitting in the audience. Black and...

raiseRED: UofL students talk about why they dance

Eighteen hours is a long time to dance, but UofL students are ready to make the commitment to try and raise $550,000 for pediatric...

raiseRED targets highest fundraising goal yet for children’s cancer research

raiseRED, UofL's annual dance marathon aimed at raising money to fight pediatric cancer, is Feb. 23 through Feb. 24. The event has raised more...

RaiseRED kicking off 100-day countdown with mini dance marathon

RaiseRED, UofL's largest student-run philanthropic organization, kicks off its 100 Days Celebration next week, with a three-hour mini dance marathon.  The event, Thursday, Nov. 16 from 6-9 p.m....

raiseRED collects $459,402 for pediatric cancer research and support at UofL

After 18 hours straight in their dancing shoes, more than 1,000 UofL students had one last dance to go to see if their pleas to...