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It costs $1.8 million a day to operate St. Jude, and public donations provide more than 70 percent of their funding. The support of caring people like you helps ensure that St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital will continue its lifesaving mission of finding cures and saving children. But the most important reason is, in the words of St. Jude founder Danny Thomas: “No child should die in the dawn of life.”

Call 1 (800) 343-4077 to become a Partner in Hope. Donations can also be made online.

Why Should You Support St. Jude?
It's a question I hear a lot when I talk about St. Jude Children's Research Hospital: Why should I support a hospital in Memphis? The answer is simple. The researchers at St. Jude share all of their knowledge and cures with the world freely, and procedures they have pioneered are being use…
Thank You! $24,771
"No child should die in the dawn of life"  And thanks to you, the life saving research continues at St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital. This year you raised $24,771 for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital!
St. Jude – Haley and Austin’s Story [VIDEO]
No parent ever wants to hear the words "your child has cancer." For Greg and Cathe, these fearful words were spoken to them twice -- once for their daughter, Haley, then 10 months later for their son, Austin. Despite their initial fears and disbelief, the family found relief and ho…
Danny Thomas Opens New Hospital
Google now archives old newspaper articles, which is pretty neat. We found an article from the St. Petersburg Times in 1962 about comedian Danny Thomas and his new children's hospital.
Meet Anthony Lawrence – St. Jude [VIDEO]
In the fall of 2008, Anthony began complaining of leg pains. His father had suffered growing pains in his legs as a child, so his parents, Alex and Mary Cecile, were not overly concerned. When flu-like symptoms landed Anthony in his pediatrician's office, he was referred to a local children&apo…
Life is a Gift: Nicky’s Story – St. Jude [VIDEO]
Nicky's childhood was interrupted when a trip to the eye doctor revealed devastating news: a brain tumor. However, Nicky never loses sight of his sense of humor or purpose as he courageously battles cancer. His unique insights into life reveal just how wise he is beyond his years...
How Has Cancer Affected You?
Everyone I know has been directly effected by cancer. I have seen friends lose sisters, Uncles, Grandparents, friends, etc. I think death teaches us a lot about who we are and what life really means to us. While loosing someone from old age seems natural, cancer seems so ridged. Cancer robs us of so…
Jessica Turri’s story – St. Jude [VIDEO]
When Jessica was young, she participated in her school's Math-A-Thon. Her mom, Allison, a teacher, always felt they were helping the kids featured in the Math-A-Thon Funbook. But the summer Jessica turned 9 years old, she was found to suffer from acute lymphoblastic leukemia, the most common fo…

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