The Appalachian

17th annual Dance Marathon exceeds fundraising goals, helps 3 nonprofits

Harley Nefe, Reporter

February 28, 2020

With over 320 participants, 27 teams and over 1,260 donations, the 17th annual Dance Marathon raised over $48,800, surpassing its $45,000 goal.  Dance Marathon is a 15-hour dance party run by Appalachian & the Community Together, ...

Dance Marathon aims to raise over $40,000 for local nonprofits

Abi Pepin, Senior Political Correspondant

February 5, 2020

When people hear about a dance marathon, they often think about a huge dance party. While that may be the case, the App State Dance Marathon committees plan months in advance to raise money for local nonprofit organizations....

Children’s Advocacy Club teams up with organizations for children’s rights

Camryn Collier, A&C Reporter

September 24, 2019

An App State club is devoted to advocating for and educating the public on children’s rights in the High Country through service projects, ranging from diaper drives to Homecoming festivities.  Children in the High Country need financial ...