Tag: RaiseRED

UofL Alum Samuel Romes receives top national award from Sigma Chi...

On October 10, UofL Chemical Engineering graduate Samuel Romes was selected as the Sigma Chi International Balfour Award (IBA) winner for the 2019-20 academic...

Despite many unknowns, raiseRED will continue raising money #ForTheKids

The show will go on. We’re just not quite sure what it will look like at this time. raiseRED Dance Marathon, UofL’s largest student-run philanthropic organization,...

raiseRED sets a new fundraising record

This year's raiseRED Dance Marathon raised a record amount of money to fight pediatric cancer. The $690,921.70 eclipsed last year's record amount of $682,483.71.  Photos...

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 dancer beat childhood cancer, now giving back

On Friday night, more than 1,000 UofL students will hit the dance floor for RaiseRED’s 18-hour dance marathon. Their collective purpose is singular: raise as...

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’s Patrick McSweeney bounces back after yearlong cancer battle and raises...

Last month, Patrick McSweeney, a UofL sophomore engineering student, posted on Facebook that he was finally coming home after spending the last 8 months in...

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 hosts prom for kids with cancer ahead of annual dance...

On a recent Friday night, 6-year-old Ashtyn Johnson twirled about the dance floor, giggling with newfound friends. Whenever her attention waned, Catherine Ehlman, her patient...