Sports and Cultural Center

Knight-a-thon: Going Gold

Apr. 12, 2 p.m.

About Knight-a-Thon

Join us at our second annual Knight-a-Thon! We are raising funds for the Pediatric Oncology Support Team, Inc. (POST). Donations from Knight-a-Thon: Going Gold helps provide families with support, teach new skills, offer new perspectives and help to reinforce their natural resiliency. The dedicated pediatric oncologists and nurses provide the medical care that children need while POST provides everything else. Learn more about POST.

The Lynn Leadership Institute is currently working to raise funds while volunteering and interacting with POST, Inc. patients and their families in the months leading up to this wonderful event.

What happens at Knight-a-Thon?
Knight-a-Thon: Going Gold at Lynn University is an extended fundraising effort hosted by the Lynn Leadership Institute within the Division of Student Affairs. In order to celebrate the patients and families treated through Pediatric Oncology Support Team, Inc. (POST), this event culminates into a 12-hour, nonstop dance party with students, staff, and members of the local community.


Why do we dance?
The vision of POST is that no family walks their child’s cancer journey alone. We have an ultimate vision of a world without childhood cancer. Until then, our vision is that every family who has a child battling cancer will have a team of caring professionals walk with them through their cancer journey, giving the emotional and financial support they need.

Getting involved

There are two major ways to get involved with Knight-a-Thon: Going Gold. You can get involved by being a dancer or if you're unable to attend, simply raising funds!

Join us at Knight-a-Thon
Students, faculty, staff or community members who wish to participate in Knight-a-Thon will register as part of their organization’s team or as an individual on our registration page. Registered attendees are encouraged to raise as much money for the cause as they possibly can prior to the event. All attendees who raise $100 by April 5, 2019 are eligible to receive our limited edition Knight-a-Thon t-shirt!

Fundraise from afar
For those who are unable to fully commit to being at Knight-a-Thon, fundraising is still for you! All you have to do is register and collect donations via our online fundraising platform and raise as much money as you possibly can throughout the year. Fundraisers, who raise $1,000 or more, will be a part of our highly esteemed Comma Club. Comma Club members will receive an exclusive shirt, access to a VIP section while dancing, and recognition at Knight-a-Thon 2019!

If you have already signed up, please visit your account page to assist in our fundraising efforts.

Free event.

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Contact Student Involvement

Phone numbers

+1 561-237-7153 (Orientation)
+1 561-237-7154 (Programming & student organizations)
+1 561-237-7155 (Leadership and civic engagement)
+1 561-237-7FUN (Front desk)

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+1 561-237-7159 

Jaclyn Kuwik

Assistant Director

Phone: +1 561-237-7155

Email: jkuwik@lynn.edu