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Penn State Mont Alto Students to Participate in 'THON' to Fight Childhood Cancer

Austyn Leib with Evan Lightner.
Austyn Leib, shares a moment with Evan Lightner, who purchased Leib for a date during a date auction fundraiser. Lightner is the younger brother of Austin Lightner, a THON child.
2/20/2014 —

MONT ALTO, Pa. — Alex Erdman has a big weekend ahead of him, but he’s doing everything he can to prepare for 46 hours spent on his feet.

Erdman and a fellow student from Penn State Mont Alto are going to State College, Pa., for the Penn State IFC/PanHellenic Dance Marathon, which is commonly called THON.

They will be dancing nonstop in the fundraiser that aims to fight childhood cancer. [To continue reading, click here.]

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