2012 Images of St. Jude

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‘Tis the holiday season at St. Jude

The St. Jude campus celebrated the holiday season in a variety of fun and festive ways.

St. Jude patients have a ball with the Harlem Globetrotters

On December 5, Target and Unilever hosted the Target Carnival Wish List for the kids of St. Jude, and they invited some special guests: the Harlem Globettrotters.

St. Jude celebrates 50 years

A year’s worth of celebratory events filled the calendar this past year as St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital celebrated its 50th anniversary.

Runners go the distance for St. Jude in the St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend

On December 1, more than 18,500 runners participated in the events of the St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend. Events included a marathon, a half-marathon, a five-person relay marathon, the Memphis Grizzlies 5K and a Family Fun Run.

Walkers across the nation laced up their sneakers to help St. Jude

On November 17, more than 30,000 supporters of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital walked in the fourth annual St. Jude Give thanks. Walk.

St. Jude welcomes survivors for annual conference

Past and present St. Jude patients connected with their caregivers on the hospital campus in late October for the 14th annual Survivors Day Conference. Survivors were welcomed back during an October 26 reception by caregivers and other hospital staff members who accompanied them on their treatment journeys.

JD Roberto and Kmart deck the halls of St. Jude

JD Roberto (co-host of “The Better Show”) and Kmart threw a holiday party for the kids of St. Jude last week.

St. Jude treats patients and their families to Halloween fun

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital faculty and staff disguised themselves as masked superheroes, Olympians, familiar cartoon characters, swashbuckling pirates and a variety of other costumes as the hospital transformed its clinics, hallways and other areas into a Halloween haven for patients and siblings.

Disney and Claire’s present spook-tacular event for patients and their families

Claire’s and Disney collaborated to give the kids of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital a special celebration this Halloween.

St. Jude science meets art in second annual event

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

St. Jude employees show competitive spirit

St. Jude employees have some of the brightest minds in their respective fields, but recently, they displayed their talents after hours on the athletic field of competition in the YMCA Corporate Games.

Teen patients express themselves through art

Teens are not yet adults, but they are no longer kids. They yearn to blend in, but their mirrors reflect hair loss or other side effects of cancer treatment. St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital helps teenaged patients cope with their unique set of challenges. One of those ways is the Teen Art Show.

Former Major League Baseball players reconnect with St. Jude

Former Major League Baseball players and current broadcasters Frank Thomas and Jeff Nelson visited St. Jude while in town for the National Youth Baseball Championships.

Jennette McCurdy returns to St. Jude

St. Jude celebrity ambassador Jennette McCurdy, one of the stars of Nickelodeon’s hit show iCarly, made her third visit to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital on Wednesday, July 25.

Employees showcase creative talents at fair

The Fall Craft Fair provided employees the chance to showcase their creativity in a festival-like atmosphere that included the weekly Farmers Market.

Teens volunteer time, talent during summer to St. Jude

Each summer, a select group of teenagers spend four weeks of their summer vacation to help children with cancer and other catastrophic diseases through the St. Jude Volunteen Program. The annual program allows teens to explore career paths and develop leadership and team-building skills while assisting patients.

Employees match wits in St. Jude Trivia Bowl

Twelve teams of employees delved deep into their minds to answers questions during this summer’s St. Jude Trivia Bowl.

Memphis to Peoria runners run the good race

On July 18, 2012, 170 runners embarked on a 465-mile journey from Memphis to Peoria to raise money for the children at St. Jude.

Living Well Olympics foster fun, fitness, teamwork

As a prelude to the 2012 London Olympics, St. Jude, Children’s GMP, LLC, and ALSAC employees competed in the inaugural Living Well Olympic games.

Former President Bill Clinton visits St. Jude

er President Bill Clinton toured St. Jude Children's Research Hospital July 6 and lauded the hospital for its international efforts and the groundbreaking work of the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital – Washington University Pediatric Cancer Genome Project.

St. Jude siblings recognized on special day

“Siblings are Out of This World” was the theme of the annual Sibling Star Day celebration July 19 at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

NFL quarterback Sam Bradford visits St. Jude

On June 5, St. Louis Rams quarterback Sam Bradford visited with patients of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

One step for St. Jude, 391 miles for fundraisers

In May 2012, the third annual St. Jude Memphis to Mobile run kicked off at the St. Jude campus. The runners were divided into teams for the relay-style run to Mobile, Alabama.

St. Jude hosts 50th anniversary celebration in Memphis

St. Jude celebrated its 50th anniversary in style in Memphis. Celebrities and Board members arrived at the St. Jude campus to honor the pioneering work of the hospital and the dream of Danny Thomas that “no child should die in the dawn of life.” In attendance were Marlo, Terre and Tony Thomas, and their families.

Dustin Johnson wins the 2012 FedEx St. Jude Classic

Exciting finishes have become a hallmark of the annual FedEx St. Jude Classic in recent years and the 2012 version of the PGA TOUR event did not disappoint.

John Rich brings his friends to help support St. Jude

This year, FedEx St. Jude Classic week kicked off with a fun-filled night of music and stories at St. Jude Presents John Rich & Friends.

Silly String fun highlights field day activities

St. Jude patients and staff members faced off in a Silly String battle June 7 during Silly Field Day. The event was filled with games and other fun-filled happenings.

St. Jude employees celebrate 50 years

A golden-domed replica of the Danny Thomas/ALSAC Pavilion, flanked by culinary delights, served as the epicenter of the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 50th anniversary celebration for employees.

St. Jude recognizes kindergarten graduates

Accompanied by the symphonic sounds of “Pomp and Circumstance” and the proud smiles of family members and hospital employees, 15 patients marched down the aisle of the St. Jude Auditorium to commence the hospital’s annual kindergarten graduation.

Benihana serves up happiness to the kids of St. Jude

For the fourth consecutive year, Benihana partnered with St. Jude to help celebrate children, especially the kids of St. Jude. Benihana’s annual benefit for St. Jude is part of the company’s Children Helping Children program.

Warrior Dash benefits St. Jude

Enthusiastic competitors braved mud, water and obstacles during a recent Warrior Dash event in Jackson, Mississippi, to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

Havana Nights: 2012 Teen Prom

It was a special night for St. Jude patients and their siblings—one that featured limousine rides, red-carpet entrances and opportunities to experience a sense of normalcy during the hospital’s annual Teen Formal.

Kay Jewelers hosts annual festival for St. Jude patients

St. Jude partner Kay® Jewelers hosted its annual festival for St. Jude patients in March. The theme was "wild west rodeo" and patients enjoyed lasso and riding games, face paintings, karaoke and an opportunity to see an original old west stagecoach.

The Avett Brothers entertain St. Jude patients

Folk-rock band and St. Jude supporters The Avett Brothers made a tour stop just outside the Kay Kafe on the St. Jude campus.

Hoops for St. Jude Week

National Basketball Association players, teams and fans celebrated Hoops for St. Jude Week March 26 – 30.

St. Jude celebrates Doctors’ Day

The outstanding work of St. Jude physicians was celebrated March 27 during the National Doctors’ Day celebration.

Clinical Nutrition helps children get their plates in shape

The St. Jude Clinical Nutrition department celebrated National Nutrition Month during March with a variety of activities designed to teach families, employees and visitors to “Get Your Plate in Shape.”

Patients express themselves in a variety of ways

The St. Jude Child Life Program hosted activities centered around art, words and play to encourage patients to express themselves.

Danny Thomas stamp unveiling

Guy Cottrell, chief postal inspector of the United States Postal Service, unveiled the new Danny Thomas Forever Stamp February 16 along with Dr. William E. Evans, St. Jude director and CEO; Richard C. Shadyac Jr., CEO of ALSAC/St. Jude; and the ALSAC/St. Jude Boards of Directors and Governors.

Wall unveiling highlights St. Jude Anniversary Week

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital celebrated its February 4, 1962, opening earlier this month with the unveiling of the 50th Anniversary Wall and a variety of anniversary-themed events.

St. Jude celebrates 50 years: A look back

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is celebrating 50 years of finding cures and saving children.

Promesa seminar celebrated Hispanic St. Jude supporters

More than 100 Hispanic radio stations from nearly 70 markets converged at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital on January 20 – 22 for the 15th annual Promesa y Esperanza (Promise and Hope) Seminar.

Annual seminar kicks off the 2012 Country Cares radiothon season

The country music industry shifted a little to the southwest on January 13 as hundreds of industry professionals and artists left Nashville, Tennessee, for Memphis to be part of the 23rd annual Country Cares seminar at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

Target helps wishes come true for the kids of St. Jude

The Target Corporation once again delighted the kids of St. Jude by hosting a holiday “Wish List” event December 13, 2011.

AutoZone Liberty Bowl: Both teams winners for the kids at St. Jude

The 53rd annual AutoZone Liberty Bowl scored big for the kids of St. Jude.