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For The Kids reveals annual fundraise during Dance Marathon

Nurses from University Hospital participate in dancing at the FTK event.

Jose Chapa

April 9, 2019

For The Kids’ (FTK) annual 12-hour dance marathon on April 6 in the Convocation Center included the announcement that the organization raised $32,715.04 this year. FTK, a UTSA student organization and nonprofit which hosts events throughout the year aims to raise money, provide emotional support while...

For the Kids Dance Marathon hosts annual dance marathon

For the Kids Dance Marathon hosts annual dance marathon

Julia Maenius

April 2, 2019

For the Kids (FTK) Dance Marathon at UTSA, a non-profit organization, is hosting their annual dance marathon on April 6. The dance marathon contributes to much of FTK’s fundraising and the money raised will be donated to the University Hospital, whose main focus is the treatment of pediatric cancer.   ...

For The Kids organizes dance marathon for cancer

For The Kids raises $70,025.94 at marathon. Photo courtesy of FTK

Samantha Ceballos

March 28, 2017

UTSA is home to wonderful organizations that help both the campus and the San Antonio community. One organization has taken on the task of helping alleviate the financial and emotional burdens of families with children suffering from pediatric cancer. For The Kids (FTK) is a non...

For The Kids: UTSA’s premier pediatric cancer advocates

Photo Courtesy of FTK

Danielle Throneberry

October 5, 2016

Each semester a myriad of UTSA students and members of the San Antonio community gather to “Zumba” and have fun, all while supporting FTK. FTK, which is short for For The Kids, Dance Marathon at UTSA is the largest student-led, non-profit organization that provides both financial and emotional su...