Because every child

deserves to grow up.

Because every child

deserves to grow up.

We are

# DCDiamonds is a year-round fundraising effort dedicated to supporting children & families affected by childhood cancer. Our efforts culminate in an annual fundraiser hosted in the Washington, DC area each year. All of our proceeds go to Penn State THON, the largest student-run philanthropy in the world.

Together, we have raised


since 2018, our inaugural fundraising year.


1055 HOURS

of Child Life Coverage

422 DAYS

of Outpatient Leukemia Treatment


at Penn State Children’s Hospital in search of a cure

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Help Make a Difference

Every school day, 43 children are diagnosed with pediatric cancer. Use the slider below to learn about the difference just one donation can make.

Learn more about our mission & beneficiary here.

The cost of one hour of childlife coverage for a child battling pediatric cancer.
The cost of one day of outpatient treatment for Leukemia.
The cost of one experiment at Penn State Hershey Children's Hospital, in search of a cure.