Couple funnels shared energy and resources into saving the lives of children

Great couples achieve more together than they may have done separately. Parviz Tayebati, PhD, and his wife, Susan, are one couple whose interests and impressive accomplishments converge to serve a greater purpose: supporting St. Jude.

 
 
02/21/2011
The pleasure of giving

A charitable gift annuity enables Marvin Fried to give to St. Jude while receiving regular income.

 
 
12/17/2010
New tax laws extend benefits of IRA rollover gifts

Great news for those interested in making an IRA rollover gift to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital—make your gift by January 31, 2013, and your donation will still count as a charitable gift for 2012.

 
 
09/10/2009
Blessed to be a blessing

Esther and Norman “Chad” Chadwick were never blessed with children of their own, but the late couple continues to bless children around the world through their legacy to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

 
 
01/07/2008
A new mission: supporting St. Jude

In his career, Paul Sobolik's work ranged from B-52 bombers and lunar expeditions to secret laser projects. But his most important mission may lie in his ability to help children. To accomplish this mission, Sobolik supports St. Jude Children's Research Hospital with charitable gift annuities.

 
 
05/10/2007
Spreading Hope - Walter and Pat Arnell

An encounter with Danny Thomas years ago planted the seed of giving for Walter and Pat Arnell.

 
 
04/17/2007
Gift planning donors make St. Jude part of their personal legacy

More than 200 donors attended the Danny Thomas -- St. Jude Society luncheon recognizing contributors who have included St. Jude in their estate planning.

 
 
02/05/2007
Answered prayer spurs couple's support for St. Jude

Inspired by Danny Thomas, Tim and Betsy Katen prayed to St. Jude Thaddeus for guidance and help. As an act of faith, they began donating $15 a month to the hospital. They never stopped giving.

 
 
01/12/2007
Dr. William Evans shares 2006 accomplishments

Summary of 2006 accomplishments by Dr. Evans

 
 
08/21/2006
A moveable feast

A loving pair of restaurateurs use their culinary prowess for St. Jude kids.

 
 
01/10/2006
St. Jude donor strives to help a new generation

Elias Skovron's life was saved by people he didn't know. Now Elias helps save the lives of children he has never met.

 
 
10/05/2005
Couple supports St. Jude in memory of daughter

The story of Lisa Pugh is one of courage and hope. It all began in the early 1970s when the 13-year-old learned that she had acute myeloid leukemia.

 
 
05/17/2005
Danny's dream inspires Texas couple

An exciting career path took them from the nation's capital to the world's oil capital, with colorful adventures in between. But Les and Lois Lewis say one of their most rewarding experiences has been supporting the work of St. Jude.

 
 
10/19/2003
The sky is the limit for donor Bernie Doubler's generosity

As a pilot for Delta Airlines, Captain Bernie Doubler frequently flew into Memphis in the Boeing 757 or 767 he was piloting, passing right over St. Jude. And each time, he would mentally send a little hope and love to the children.

 
 
06/05/2003
Research pioneer funds next-generation scientists

Harry Feinstone, ScD, a pioneer in treating infectious diseases, has made a $2 million commitment to St. Jude through an outright gift and a charitable lead trust. His gifts will establish an endowed chair in Infectious Diseases.

 
 
06/05/2003
Rhodes give generously to help St. Jude

Octogenarians William and Millicent Rhodes are survivors. Their charitable gift annuity will ensure that St. Jude children are survivors, as well.

 
 
06/05/2003
Frattingers contribute to St. Jude expansion

The Frattingers are avid supporters of the Children's Infection Defense Center, which attempts to eradicate infectious diseases such as pneumonia, tuberculosis, cholera and acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS).

 
 
06/03/2003
California couple's gift keeps on giving

Some people might not understand why a person who lives in California would support a hospital in Memphis, Tennessee, but California businessman Howard Jones understands that St. Jude research findings help children everywhere.

 
 
05/16/2003
Elvis fans find much more than music in Memphis

Twenty-five years ago, Donald and Anne Welsh of Drums, Pennsylvania, traveled to Memphis in search of a rock 'n' roll legend. In the process, they found a world-renowned hospital.