2008 Archive

 
12/19/2008
Target employee gives thanks for St. Jude

Debbie knew her company, Target, supported the work of St. Jude. In August, she learned that support would help her son fight a brain tumor.

 
 
11/05/2008
Give a gift to St. Jude patients through the Target Wish List program

You can help make the holiday season brighter for the children of St. Jude through Target store's annual Wish List Program. The special program lets visitors to the Target Web site purchase gifts for St. Jude patients from TargetLists.

 
 
11/03/2008
2008 Thanks and Giving® campaign launches

This holiday season, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, along with celebrity friends, join Marlo Thomas for the fifth annual Thanks and Giving campaign encouraging shoppers across the country to "give thanks for the healthy kids in their lives, and give to those who are not."

 
 
10/20/2008
Hollywood unites for the fifth annual Runway for Life

On October 11, Jon Hamm, Hilary Duff, Jason Alexander, Jennifer Love Hewitt and a host of celebrities joined the Thomas family in a journey through some of Disney’s greatest animated films for the fifth annual Runway for Life® fashion show benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

 
 
10/07/2008
Chili’s Create-A-Pepper marks a successful 2008 campaign

Chili’s Grill & Bar® has announced it has raised more than $6 million dollars during the fifth annual, award-winning Create-A-Pepper to Fight Childhood Cancer campaign for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, one of the world’s premier pediatric cancer research centers. To date, Chili’s has raised more than $25 million as part of a 10-year, $50 million pledge to raise funds for the hospital.

 
 
09/02/2008
St. Jude, Chili’s kick-off fifth annual Create-A-Pepper to Fight Childhood Cancer Campaign

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and Chili’s Grill & Bar® announced the kick-off of their fifth annual Create-A-Pepper to Fight Childhood Cancer campaign. Now through September 30, Chili’s restaurants around the country and, for the first time, in Puerto Rico, are marking National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month by inviting people to get creative and raise funds to help St. Jude find cures and save children with cancer and other catastrophic childhood diseases.

 
 
06/30/2008
New Kay Kafe shines bright

When Danny Thomas opened St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, he believed that the cafeteria should be the heart of the hospital—a place where the St. Jude community would interact, a place where parents and patients would eat side by side with doctors and researchers.

 
 
06/19/2008
St. Jude receives Halo award

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital recently received one of the top awards in the cause marketing industry. Golden Halo Awards are given annually by the Cause Marketing Forum to both a business and a nonprofit organization in recognition of their outstanding programs. St. Jude was selected as the 2008 nonprofit recipient of the award, and McDonald’s was the 2008 business recipient.

 
 
06/18/2008
Williams-Sonoma Day recognizes partners contributions

On May 21, top executives and general managers from Williams-Sonoma, Inc. visited St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital to celebrate Williams-Sonoma Day at the hospital.

 
 
06/18/2008
Thoughts on St. Jude from Williams-Sonoma, Inc. employees

Thoughts on St. Jude from Williams-Sonoma, Inc. employees

 
 
06/05/2008
St. Jude recognized for its cause marketing programs

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital recently received a Golden Halo Award, one of the top awards from the cause-marketing industry, for its cause marketing programs.

 
 
04/24/2008
2006 Zogby International Cause Survey Highlights

St. Jude consistently remains the #1 unaided response for both children’s health-related charities and medical centers specializing in treatment of children’s diseases.

 
 
01/28/2008
Thanks to partners and public for supporting 'Thanks and Giving'

During the 2007 Thanks and Giving campaign, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital National Outreach Director Marlo Thomas and celebrity friends asked the nation to support the life-saving research and treatment programs at St. Jude. And millions heeded the call, generating more consumer support than ever before for Thanks and Giving.