See a little bit about why we do what we do here at The Stand.



A truly unique facility, Cohen Children's Medical Center is dedicated exclusively to the care of children and committed to providing the most sophisticated, state-of-the-art care in all major clinical areas. Cohen Children's Medical Center is nationally ranked in 9 children's specialities and treats over 1.8 million children in the New York area. 


Miracle Network Dance Marathon is a movement of Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. We are the only children’s charity committed to having 100% of the funds raised stay local to support local kids. Since inception, Miracle Network Dance Marathon has raised more than $135 million for kids across North America, ensuring that no child or family fights pediatric illness or injury alone.



The Stand benefits Steven and Alexandra Cohen Children’s Medical Center of New York, a local Children’s Miracle Network Hospital. Children's Miracle Network is a non-profit organization that raises funds for children's hospitals, medical research, and community awareness for children's health issues in over 170 pediatric hospitals. 


A little bit of history

Dance marathons are not a new thing, there are hundreds across the US, if you wanted to know a little bit more about how they started you can watch our intro clip from last years event!