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This year, FDM raised $100,923.39 to donate to the B+ Foundation. (Sarah Huffman/The Fordham Ram)

Seventh Annual Fordham Dance Marathon Raises Over $100,000

March 11, 2020

This year, Fordham Dance Marathon (FDM) raised $100,923.39 to donate to the B+ Foundation, an organization that provides financial support for families with children who have been diagnosed with cancer.

Logan Henderson of Big Time Rush will be this year's headliner for Fordham Dance Marathon. (Courtesy of Flickr)

FDM Announces Musical Lineup

March 4, 2020

Fordham Dance Marathon has announced the lineup for the event, with headliner Logan Henderson and opener Maude Latour being joined by various other bands.

The raffle portion of the evening featured over 90 prizes students could win. (Pia Fischetti/The Fordham Ram)

Fordham Dance Marathon Raises Over $13,000 at the Annual Auction

February 19, 2020

This past Wednesday Feb. 12, Fordham Dance Marathon (FDM) held its annual auction in the McGinley Ballroom. FDM brought in over $13,000 total from their sale of raffle tickets and the live auction.

Fordham Philanthropic clubs are using Halloween to give students an opportunity to give back.

Philanthropic Clubs Host Halloween Festivities

October 30, 2019

Fordham Dance Marathon, Up 'Til Dawn, and Special Olympics are all hosting their own Halloween themed event to benefit their parent organizations.

FDM committee members revealed the final fundraising total at the end of the dance marathon. (Helen Stevenson/ The Fordham Ram)

Fordham Dance Marathon Breaks Donation Record

March 13, 2019

Fordham Dance Marathon (FDM) raised a total of $121,364.88 for their sixth annual dance marathon.

Students sit in McGinley ballroom after getting food at FDM's 6th annual Promo Dinner.  (Courtesy of Olivia Ballone)

FDM Holds Promo Dinner for Dance Marathon

February 6, 2019

FDM held it's annual promo dinner ahead of the Dance Marathon

Last year's Fordham Dance Marathon (pictured) raised over $91,000. (Courtesy of Fordham Dance Marathon)

Chiddy Bang to Headline FDM

February 26, 2018

By Theresa Schliep Musical guests Chiddy Bang and Saen. will perform at Fordham Dance Marathon (FDM) this year. The performance will join a night of dancing, performances and other activities at the Residence ...

Students donate money in the form of auction bids and raffle tickets.

FDM Auction Brings in $12,000

February 21, 2018

By Joergen Ostensen This year’s Fordham Dance Marathon (FDM) auction generated $12,000 to benefit The Andrew McDonough B+ (Be Positive) Foundation. Around 200 people attend in support of the foundation and its...

Students mingle at the FDM Promotional Dinner to support of pediatric cancer research. (Courtesy of Claire Polacheck for The Fordham Ram)

Fordham Dance Marathon Sets Goal of $100,000 for Fifth Anniversary

January 31, 2018

By Joergen Ostensen Four celebratory plaques span the walls of the Residence Hall Association (RHA) office, each showcasing the annual funds raised by Fordham Dance Marathon (FDM). The first reads $30,059 in 2014, and across ...

Fordham students dance and play games,  maintaining their energy to help raise funds for a worthy cause, The Andrew McDonough B+ Foundation. ELIZABETH CURRAN-GROOME/ The Fordham Ram

At FDM, Students Dance to $41K

February 11, 2015

By Amanda Maile On Saturday, Feb. 7, RHA hosted its second annual Fordham Dance Marathon, or FDM, in O’Keefe Commons. From 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., students danced and played games to raise money for The...

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Student Life Council Deals with New Initiatives

February 4, 2015

By Max Prinz Leaders of the four major student governments, USG, CAB, CSA and RHA, offered the latest updates on their work at the first Student Life Council meeting of the semester this past Wednesday. ...

The dance event raised $30,000 for the B+ Foundation, which awards grants to help families affected by childhood cancer. (ISABELLA LIPUMA/THE RAM)

Fordham Students Dance for a Cause

February 12, 2014

By JUNGSUH KIM STAFF WRITER For the first time ever, Fordham’s Residence Hall Association (RHA) held a dance marathon this past Friday to raise money for the B+ Foundation, a foundation dedicated to impro...

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