Recent Images of St. Jude

Teens celebrate at “Under the Sea” formal

More than 150 patients, siblings and their guests enjoyed an unforgettable evening of glitz and glamour during the annual Teen Formal at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Starfish, a pirate ship and other nautically themed decorations provided the backdrop for the “Under the Sea” themed evening inside the hospital’s Danny Thomas/ALSAC Pavilion.

St. Jude co-hosts Ependymoma Awareness Day

More than 500 bright orange monarch butterflies fluttered into a clear blue sky May 5 to mark the fourth annual Ependymoma Awareness Day, a collaboration between St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and the CERN Foundation. The event is designed to raise awareness about ependymoma—a rare cancer of the brain or spinal cord that affects both children and adults.

St. Jude celebrates Doctors’ Day

For this year’s Doctors’ Day celebration at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, employee volunteers served heaps of delicious ice cream March 20 outside the hospital’s cafeteria, Kay Kafe. The hospital’s Managed Care department sponsored the event, which was a huge success as physicians, staff members, patients and families enjoyed frozen treats topped with a variety of tasty extras.

St. Jude celebrates FORTUNE ranking

St. Jude was recognized for the fifth year in a row as one of FORTUNE magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For.” The hospital ranked in the top third of companies on the list. St. Jude employees continue to express their deep sense of pride in the hospital’s culture and mission of finding cures and saving children.

Fun and fundraising with flying discs

The Professional Disc Golf Committee brought the fun of disc golf to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in advance of the inaugural St. Jude Disc Golf Charity Invitational, to be held in Seaside, California in May.

St. Jude Snow Day

An early March winter storm transformed the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital campus into a winter wonderland. Patients, families and staff members took time to enjoy the rare sight of accumulated snow in downtown Memphis.

Celebrating hope at St. Jude

About 300 people representing the best of the Latin music and entertainment industries attended the Promesa y Esperanza (Promise and Hope) celebration January 23-25. Since the Promesa y Esperanza radiothons started in 1997, they have raised more than $100 million to support St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Country Cares takes center stage at St. Jude

More than 850 members of the country music industry gathered in Memphis in January to kick off the 26th year of Country Cares for St. Jude Kids® in support of the lifesaving work of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®.

AutoZone Liberty Bowl scores for St. Jude kids

The 56th annual AutoZone Liberty Bowl scored a touchdown once again for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

St. Jude celebrates the holiday season

Enthusiastic elves, cheerful carols and dazzling decorations filled the hallways of St. Jude as patients, families and employees celebrated the holiday season in a number of fun and festive ways.

Giving thanks for St. Jude

More than 66,000 supporters of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in 66 communities nationwide stepped out in November for the seventh annual St. Jude Give thanks. Walk.™

Auctioneers bring toys, fun to St. Jude kids

The children of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital enjoyed a time-honored tradition recently when the National Auctioneers Association (NAA) presented its 19th annual NAA Toy Auction for patients and their siblings.

Trail ride tradition raises funds for St. Jude

For 14 years, horses and riders have gathered near Pontotoc, Mississippi, in November for a trail ride benefitting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital as part of the Saddle Up for St. Jude fundraising program.

Halloween fun abounds at St. Jude

Patients and siblings disguised as ninjas, superheroes, cartoon favorites and a variety of costumed characters walked the hallways of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital during the hospital’s annual Halloween festivities.

Celebration of Hope

More than 250 people representing music, business, media and other industries that reach African-American consumers gathered for the Celebration of Hope, an inspiring and informative weekend at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital recently.

St. Jude scientists team with local artists for annual exhibit

Blending the novel research of St. Jude scientists and the adept work of Memphis artists, the fourth annual Art of Science exhibit met at the intersection of left-brain logic and right-brain creativity.

Memphis to Peoria Run marks 33rd year with $1 million

For 33 years, members of the Peoria, Ill., community have been driving to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis to make the 465-mile run back to Peoria – all to raise funds for the kids of St. Jude.

St. Jude celebrates soccer with World Cup viewing party

The excitement of the FIFA World Cup came to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital when Univision Communications Inc. (UCI) hosted a special World Cup Viewing Party for patient families and staff.

Siblings recognized for their all-star efforts

The brothers and sisters of St. Jude patients were recognized for their all-star efforts during the annual Sibling Star Day event at the hospital.

John Rich and friends present star-studded start to FedEx St. Jude Classic

Country singer/songwriter John Rich brought his friends to town for the third year in a row for the St. Jude Presents John Rich and Friends event.

St. Jude celebrates classes of 2014

The St. Jude School Program presented by Target hosted the annual kindergarten and high school graduations in late May.

Patients enjoy a day at the beach

Patients and siblings recently enjoyed a day at the beach thanks to the St. Jude Women’s Club.

Making a Difference: Partner Summit brings supporters to St. Jude

The 2014 Partner Summit at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital recently gave 80 special guests an opportunity to experience St. Jude in a unique and different way.

Cheerleaders team up for St. Jude

Top fundraising teams from Varsity Summer Camps across the country made a special visit to cheer on the kids of St. Jude.

Actress and country singer Jana Kramer visits St. Jude

Jana Kramer, the actress and country music artist, recently visited St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, where she met with patients and their families.

St. Jude patients enjoy fun-filled Teen Formal

St. Jude patients, siblings and their dates dressed up in style this month for the annual Teen Formal.

The Warburton Celebrity Golf Tournament: Rocks and rolls for St. Jude kids

Actor Patrick Warburton and his wife Cathy recently completed the 4th Annual Warburton Celebrity Golf Tournament, which has raised more than $2 million for St. Jude in just four years.

Nyad shares inspirational story with St. Jude employees

World-class swimmer Diana Nyad shared her inspirational story of persistence, age-defying feats and goal-setting with St. Jude employees March 6 as part of the hospital’s L.I.F.T. (Learning. Inspiration. Focus. Transformation.) series.

Patients revel in Mardi Gras spirit

Green, gold and purple-clad revelers joined the festive Mardi Gras parade to ring in Fat Tuesday at St. Jude with a rousing celebration.

Lighting up the night: Patients enjoy Spring Fling dance

St. Jude patients and their siblings enjoyed A Neon Night of Fun during the second annual Spring Fling semi-formal dance on the hospital’s campus.

Kmart visits to celebrate record-breaking donations

Kmart raised a raised a record-breaking $21.9 million for St. Jude during the Thanks and Giving campaign, and that is something to celebrate.

St. Jude Promesa y Esperanza® Seminar 2014 brings hope to the kids at St. Jude

More than 400 radio personalities, Latin music artists, representatives from Spanish-language TV stations and many celebrity guests and volunteers involved with Hispanic outreach efforts across the U.S. gathered in Memphis to visit the hospital and exchange ideas.

St. Jude celebrates 25 years of pitch perfect partnership with country music

More than 1,000 country music industry leaders gathered in Memphis January 16 -19 to kick off the 25th anniversary of the Country Cares for St. Jude Kids® program.