Dance Marathon 2021
Coordinator applications will be open from Tuesday, April 14th - Saturday, April 18th at 11:59PM. Please be sure to enter the correct email on the application, as this is how we will be in contact with our applicants. If you have any further questions, please contact Madison Faller at
Dancer Relations Branch
We are looking for five Membership Coordinators to support the 2020 Membership Team. A Membership Coordinator will work alongside the internal team to lead the Delegate program to new heights. This position will be in charge of assisting the Membership Chair and acting as the liaison between the Delegates and the rest of CORE. Additionally, these coordinators will be tasked with guiding a group of organizational Delegates throughout this year-long movement. We are also looking for hard-working and passionate individuals to serve as our 2021 Delegates for the external organizations! A Delegate has the most rewarding position within their organization and Dance Marathon and are the liaison between Dance Marathon at Florida State and external organizations. This position will be tasked with tracking involvement, fundraising, and relaying any information about our cause to their members.
Dance Marathon at FSU is looking for three Morale Coordinators who are excited and willing to lead a team of 100+ Morale Captains throughout a year of events as well as the actual Marathon itself. The Morale Coordinators must have a love of our organization, as well as possess creative ideas, enthusiasm, dancing and participation in almost every aspect of Dance Marathon! Everyone - students, community members, and our Miracle families - should be buzzing about what Dance Marathon at FSU is doing next. You are responsible for building the excitement leading up to and at the Marathon!
Dance Marathon at FSU is looking for enthusiastic individuals who want to help grow the InspiratioNOLE Leadership and Alumni Programs. The Outreach team will lead these 100+ INLs and Alumni throughout the entire year all the way to the marathon itself. Outreach is the catalyst to the future involvement of young Seminoles on this campus and will empower students to do more with this movement than ever before. The Outreach Coordinators must have a deep passion for Dance Marathon at FSU, an understanding of leadership training, and a desire to cultivate a family atmosphere. Outreach Coordinators will also be responsible for connecting with and inspiring the future and past leaders of our organization. They will also work to attract and retain alumni members throughout the year.
Dance Marathon at FSU is looking for four enthusiastic individuals who want to help recruit and steward the best dancers and volunteers that DM has ever seen! They will help facilitate a number of meetings and events including Inner Residence Hall Events, Team Miracle Meetings, and a variety of tabling events for individuals that are looking to join our movement. The Recruitment Coordinators need to fully understand what Dance Marathon at FSU is and where we are headed in order to connect empowered people to our cause in an innovative way. They must be passionate and inspirational while also aligning with our long-term vision of engaging the highest number of high-quality participants all year long.
Dance Marathon at FSU is seeking a Merchandise Design Coordinator. This position will be responsible for creating Dance Marathon merchandise throughout the year. We are looking for someone who is creative and innovative, and is not afraid to think outside the box.
Dance Marathon at FSU is seeking a Merchandise Finance Coordinator. This position will be responsible for the financial side of our merchandise sales. The Merchandise Finance Coordinator will work closely with a Finance Coordinator - from tracking and invoicing for organizations, to attending meetings and tracking on Square. Also, this position will be in close communication with our CMN advisor for merchandise sales and tracking.
Dance Marathon at FSU is seeking a Merchandise Logistic Coordinator. This position will be responsible for distributing our merchandise to organizations and individuals throughout the year, as well as coordinating shipments that need to be made from our Square site. The Merchandise Logistics Coordinator will spearhead pickups and are responsible for sending out shipments on a weekly basis. This position will have the opportunity to develop a pick-up time system, as well as prepare inventory to bring to each of our events.
Dance Marathon at FSU is seeking a Merchandise Marketing Coordinator. This position will be responsible for creating new and innovative ways to promote new merchandise items throughout the year. We are looking for someone who is creative and innovative, and is not afraid to think outside the box.
Dance Marathon at FSU is looking for an Information Technology Coordinator to continue improving the dmfsu.org website to create an online experience that thousands of sponsors, dancers, and donors will enjoy. As the Information Technology Coordinator, you are responsible for creating and innovating the way Dance Marathon is viewed by others by editing and making changes to our website. The Information Technology Coordinator should have a thorough knowledge and understanding about website editing, HTML, CSS, and be able to communicate with others to make the website as attention-grabbing and user friendly as possible.
Dance Marathon at FSU is looking for two Graphic Design Coordinators. The Graphic Design Coordinators will work on the Marketing and Publicity Team. They will work closely with all of the internal teams in this organization to promote branded content. These individuals are looking to expand the brand of Dance Marathon at FSU through graphics and publications. Applicants must have experience in Photoshop or Illustrator.
Dance Marathon at FSU is seeking a Marketing Coordinator. This position will be responsible for creating marketing plans for all campaigns, events, and fundraising pushes, while acting as a liaison between the Marketing and Publicity team and the other 15 internal teams. The Marketing Coordinator will also focus on campaign strategy and finding new ways to market DM at FSU to both the FSU and Tallahassee community. This position will focus on building our brand and ensuring all of our marketing strategies reflect our overarching goals for our 26th year.
Dance Marathon at FSU is seeking a Public Relations Coordinator. This position will be responsible for writing all copy materials and for pushing the campaigns created by the Marketing & Publicity team. This will include but is not limited to press releases, blog posts, media alerts, flyers, chalking on campus, etc. The Public Relations Coordinator will spearhead all press involvement throughout the year, especially during Florida Statement and at the Marathon. This position will focus on building relationships with the FSU and Tallahassee media outlets to ensure that our brand is being communicated throughout the community. This person must be a strong writer and good communicator!
Dance Marathon at FSU is seeking our online voice! The Social Media Coordinator will be responsible for producing all of the digital content throughout our social media platforms (Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, TikTok) to engage the FSU community, Tallahassee community and beyond. Through their marketing tactics and knowledge of social media, this coordinator will be able to connect to our audience in a new and innovative way!
Dance Marathon at FSU is looking for 2 Photography Coordinators to take pictures and keep track of all our images from events all year long, including Dance Marathon. As Photography Coordinators, you are responsible for being present at DM events. Photography Coordinators should have experience as a photographer, especially with event photography to capture the best images possible for specific events.
Dance Marathon at FSU is looking for 2 Production Coordinators to film and edit video footage throughout the year, as well as the 25-30 minutes of video that will be played at Dance Marathon during opening ceremonies. The Production Coordinator should have experience with Video Filming and Editing (in industry-standard software), Motion Graphics, and Live Productions.
Dance Marathon at FSU is looking for six Community Marathons Coordinators who have a passion for working with local primary and secondary schools and a drive to expand our movement throughout the community. Coordinators will work directly with local high school and middle school students to help them plan and fundraise for their own marathon in February. They will also aid in recruiting new schools and community organizations to join our movement in addition to our pre-existing programs. Community Marathons Coordinators should have prior experience working with and/or being an active participant in high school DM programs.
Dance Marathon at FSU is seeking Finance Coordinators for the year! These coordinators will work with the Finance Chair to manage the intake, documentation, and deposits of thousands of dollars from individuals and teams fundraising for the kids. These coordinators will work with not only the Finance Chair, but also our other internal teams including the Fundraising Team, Membership Team and the Community Marathons Team in updating weekly reports to track and encourage fundraising in all aspects of DM.
Dance Marathon at FSU is looking for Fundraising Coordinators to work with the Fundraising Chair to plan and implement year-long fundraising efforts. These Coordinators will work closely with the Fundraising Chair as well as the rest of the Executive Board to create and implement new and innovative fundraising initiatives to encourage consistent campus-wide fundraising.
Dance Marathon at FSU is looking for four Partnership Coordinators that will work directly with the Partnership Chair under the Finance Team. These people will be working year-round to make our event marketable to our potential millennial target sponsors. They will also maintain the Partnership teams online voice through social media marketing. The Partnership Coordinators will assist the Partnership chair in obtaining Local and Corporate level sponsorships.
Dance Marathon at FSU is seeking five Family Relations Coordinators for our 26th year! Family Coordinators will work as a liaison between Dance Marathon at FSU and our various beneficiaries. Coordinators will work with the Family Relations Chair to oversee family events, as well as in-event activities, to engage our internal and external members with our miracle children!
Dance Marathon is seeking coordinators that will work directly with our Hospitality Chair. The Hospitality Coordinators will work together with the Hospitality Chair to reach out to restaurants in the Tallahassee area to share our cause with them. This position is in charge of receiving all food donations to feed the 1800+ dancers that attend Dance Marathon. The hospitality team will work under the Marathon team.
Dance Marathon at FSU is looking for five Marathon Experience Coordinators to provide interesting ways to get people involved and excited FTK before and at the event. As a Marathon Experience Coordinator, you are responsible for finding, booking, and coordinating different acts to showcase at DM and organizing and planning larger scale activities at the event to keep dancers entertained. You will serve as a liaison between DM at FSU and the Civic Center along with any vendors who are physically present at the event. You will be responsible for keeping the facilities clean during the event, booking stage and pipe and drape vendors, and ensuring dancers are in a safe environment during the event. This position will work on the Marathon Experience team.
Security and Risk Manager
Dance Marathon at FSU is looking for one Security and Risk Management Coordinator to ensure our event runs as smoothly and safely as possible. As the Security and Risk Management Coordinator, you will work directly with FSUPD, FSU Medical Response Unit and other safety agents. This person is responsible for keeping the facilities clean during the event and ensuring dancers are in a safe environment during the event. This position will work on the Marathon Experience team.
Dance Marathon at FSU is seeking five Engagement Coordinators. This position will work with the Engagement Chair to organize and facilitate various events throughout the year. The Engagement Coordinators will be responsible for creating events that will engage not only the FSU community, but the Tallahassee community as well. The Coordinators will also be responsible for creating different events that will maximize the goals and visions of our cause, while also maximizing profit for our organization. This person must be outgoing, responsible and adaptable with the ability to come up with innovative ways to get exponentially more people involved in Dance Marathon.
Delegates are the representatives from each of the participating organizations within Dance Marathon at Florida State University. Their primary responsibility is to share their passion for our cause by motivating their members to make a difference each day. Delegates deliver any and all information to the members of their organizations pertaining to our cause. Being a vital role within Dance Marathon at FSU, Delegates build upon their organization’s program while also serving as an internal member. DM at FSU would not be possible without the hard work and dedication of our Delegates!
Team Miracle Delegate
The Team Miracle Delegate will act as the liaison between Team Miracle members and the internal team of Dance Marathon at Florida State University. Their primary responsibility is to share their passion for our cause by motivating their team members to make a difference each day. Delegates deliver any and all information to the members of their team pertaining to our cause. Being a vital role within Dance Marathon at FSU, Delegates build upon their team's legacy while also serving as an internal member. DM at FSU would not be possible without the hard work and dedication of our Delegates!