Thank you for your interest in getting involved with DC Diamonds!

Every school day, 43 children are diagnosed with pediatric cancer – together, we are united in the fight against childhood cancer, so that one day, no parent has to hear the words:

"Your child has cancer."

Check out the different ways to get involved below.

are you...

...a Penn State Alum looking to stay involved?

DC Diamonds is organized by volunteers from the Metro Washington D.C. Penn State Alumni Association (MWDCPSAA). If you are interested in helping to ensure the success of our upcoming events, please reach out to Heather Grace Thomas, President, at

Check out the MWDCPSAA website below for more information on our chapter. in the DC area?

Although D.C. Diamonds is an annual event, we also host events year-round in our fundraising efforts. We encourage all supporters in the DMV area (Penn State Alum and otherwise) to attend these events. Check out our Calendar of Events below to learn how to get involved.

...interested in sponsoring us?

We are currently looking for Corporate Sponsors for DC Diamonds 2022: Cruise for a Cure, which will occur on April 30th, 2022.

If you are interested in sponsoring us, please reach out to Heather Grace Thomas, President, at Check out our sponsorship packet below:

Other Ways to Get Involved


Follow us on Social Media

Subscribe to our Mailing List

D.C. Diamonds sends out a bi-weekly newsletter to keep our volunteers updated on upcoming events & other exciting updates throughout our fundraising season.

If you’d like to opt in to receiving these emails, check out the link below.


DC Diamonds is always looking for in-kind donations to offer as raffle prizes at our year-round events, and as items in our upcoming Silent Auction at D.C. Diamonds 2022.

If you or someone you know would be interested in donating a raffle prize or auction item, please reach out to Carly Molnar & Jaren Schugar, Donations & Outreach Leads, at

We also accept monetary donations at the link below. Thank you for your generosity & support!