Fundraising and Donor News

 
12/14/2014
St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend raises $7.5 million

The 13th annual St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend, presented by Juice Plus, raised $7.5 million for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

 
 
11/26/2014
Wall Street marks 25 years in support of St. Jude

Wall Street once again opened its heart to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, raising nearly $2 million at the annual Wall Street Taste of New York.

 
 
11/20/2014
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital unveils Marlo Thomas Center for Global Education and Collaboration

St. Jude National Outreach Director Marlo Thomas to be honored, Hillary Rodham Clinton attending dedication event of newest addition to global leader’s expanding campus.

 
 
11/17/2014
Corvette enthusiasts show commitment to St. Jude

The 12th annual Corvettes 4 St. Jude fundraiser raised $102,406 in 2014 — the most ever in its history. Since 2003, the group of Corvette enthusiasts has raised a total of $854,000 for the hospital.

 
 
11/04/2014
St. Jude supporters in 65 communities nationwide are stepping out November 22 for St. Jude Give thanks. Walk.

Family-friendly event asks participants to give thanks around the holidays by walking for childhood cancer research and treatment.

 
 
11/03/2014
Dallas fundraiser reaches $1 million mark

The St. Jude Evening Under the Stars Party and Golf Classic, a long-time Dallas fundraiser for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, reached a major milestone this year, raising more than $1 million for the first time in its history.

 
 
10/27/2014
St. Jude Detroit Gala continues fundraising tradition

The annual St. Jude Detroit Gala raised $260,000, continuing a legacy of fundraising started by Michigan native and hospital founder Danny Thomas.

 
 
10/23/2014
Autumn Wine Tasting raises more than $540,000

The 22nd Annual Autumn Wine Tasting in New York City raised more than $544,000 for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, a 30 percent increase over last year's event. During the past 22 years, the event has raised $2.5 million for St. Jude.

 
 
10/19/2014
National Hispanic radio event raises more than $439,000 for St. Jude

The annual Promesa y Esperanza (Promise and Hope) radio event united Hispanic radio communities nationwide and raised more than $439,000 in pledges for St. Jude.

 
 
10/06/2014
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and more than 60 leading brands partner for the 11th annual St. Jude Thanks and Giving holiday campaign

For more than a decade St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital has transformed the holiday shopping season into a time of raising awareness and funds for the ongoing battle to end childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases.

 
 
09/30/2014
Star-studded concert raises funds, awareness for St. Jude

The Scott Medlock-Robby Krieger Golf Invitational and All-Star Concert in Moorpark, California, raised more than $405,000 for the kids of St. Jude September 22.

 
 
09/25/2014
St. Jude Rides event tops $500,000

The sound of support for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital could be heard in the roar of hundreds of motorcycles rolling across the Midwest recently during St. Jude Rides.

 
 
09/03/2014
Join St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in finding cures, saving children during National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

September is National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and communities across the U.S. can join the fight against childhood cancer by supporting St. Jude.

 
 
08/11/2014
St. Jude mourns the loss of friend and supporter Robin Williams

Today the world lost an iconic man and entertainer, and St. Jude Children's Research Hospital lost an incredible friend and supporter. We send our deepest sympathies to the family and loved ones of Robin Williams.

 
 
08/06/2014
St. Jude Memphis to Peoria Run makes history

In its 33rd year, the St. Jude Memphis to Peoria Run raised more than $1 million for the first time. Combined with fundraising from the 34 satellite runs, the event brought in $4.1 million for the kids of St. Jude.

 
 
07/30/2014
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital names Tri Delta Fraternity Partner of the Year

Delta Delta Delta Fraternity recently was honored as Partner of the Year for its outstanding commitment to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® – raising nearly $30 million for the hospital since 1999 and pledging to raise another $60 million in the next 10 years – to combat childhood cancer and other deadly diseases.

 
 
07/07/2014
Tri Delta commitment

Tri Delta has some big news, and they want to share it with you first. Find out more about their mission to show St. Jude kids that there's no place like Tri Delta Place.

 
 
06/05/2014
Gamers virtually raise thousands of dollars for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital patients battling cancer, other deadly diseases

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is powering up a new videogame charity program, St. Jude PLAY LIVE, with help from some of the top streaming gamers.

 
 
06/04/2014
Race to beat childhood cancer, other deadly diseases one mile, one dollar, one cure at a time

It’s approximately 26 weeks from the St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend, leaving plenty of time to sign up through general registration and train for the fun on December 6.

 
 
05/29/2014
Columbus Zoo event a roaring success for St. Jude

Central Ohio celebrated and supported the mission of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital with the ninth annual Discover the Dream Gala at the Columbus Zoo and Aquarium May 15. About 700 people gathered to raise $607,000 at the event, bringing the gala’s fundraising total to about $3.4 million.

 
 
05/28/2014
Hispanic support of St. Jude highlighted at Miami gala

The FedEx/St. Jude Angels & Stars Gala celebrated its 12th year by raising more than $460,000 May 17 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in a star-studded event co-founded by television host Daisy Fuentes. The event was held at the JW Marriott Marquis in Miami.

 
 
05/15/2014
St. Jude receives brand recognition

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital has been named the Health Non-Profit Brand of the Year based on the 2014 Harris Poll EquiTrend® Equity Score.

 
 
05/05/2014
Runners race to register for St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend

Running a marathon is an empowering feat, and so is helping raise millions to support kids fighting cancer. Those eager to accomplish both can register for the 2014 St. Jude Memphis Marathon Weekend, starting May 5.

 
 
05/05/2014
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital patient Shon Coleman to make NFL Draft pick

Auburn University offensive lineman Shon Coleman, who beat leukemia through personalized treatment at St. Jude, will join NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to announce a first round NFL Draft pick Thursday, May 8, at Radio City Music Hall in New York City.

 
 
04/21/2014
Boston event raises thousands for St. Jude

Guests at the 23rd annual TomorrowNite Gala in Boston raised $365,000 on April 12 to help St. Jude find cures and save children.

 
 
04/16/2014
St. Jude patient inspires Chicagoland at Four Stars

St. Jude patient and gymnast Kate, 15, inspired 850 guests with the courageous story of her cancer battle at 20th annual St. Jude Four Stars of Chicago Restaurant Extravaganza.

 
 
04/09/2014
Something to sing about: Radio One, gospel music community raises more than $1.3 million for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®

Radio One’s network of stations, along with celebrity radio hosts Yolanda Adams and James Fortune, helped raise more than $1.3 million for kids fighting cancer at St. Jude.

 
 
03/31/2014
Fitness for a Cure hits high mark in supporting St. Jude

The 15th annual Fitness for a Cure event in Lowell, Mass., raised more than $400,000 for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

 
 
03/06/2014
NBA Cares, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital team up for kids battling cancer and other deadly diseases

Regardless of the final scores of all NBA games played March 7-13, 2014 during Hoops for St. Jude Week™, the winners will be the kids at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

 
 
03/06/2014
St. Jude Gourmet Gala in D.C. raises more than $558,000

The St. Jude Gourmet Gala at the National Building Museum raised more than $558,000 for the kids of St. Jude on February 25.

 
 
02/27/2014
Univision Radio event raises $3.8 million for St. Jude

Hispanic radio listeners in Puerto Rico and 17 cities, including Los Angeles, Dallas, Miami, Chicago and New York, tuned in to pledge their support to St. Jude.

 
 
02/10/2014
Univision brings Promise and Hope to St. Jude

As part of the St. Jude Promesa y Esperanza® (Promise and Hope) initiative, Univision Radio broadcasts special programming asking listeners to help find cures and save children.

 
 
02/05/2014
St. Jude Thanks and Giving campaign raises more than $97 million during the holiday season toward finding cures and saving children with cancer

The generous donors, corporate partners and celebrities who supported the 10th annual St. Jude Thanks and Giving campaign raised more than $97 million last holiday season.

 
 
02/03/2014
Tri Delta beats goal, raises $15 million in less than five years

Members of Delta Delta Delta Fraternity announced they had reached their goal of raising $15 million for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital one-and-a-half years early.

 
 
01/30/2014
St. Jude supporter Michael Strahan recognized with Pat Summerall Award

Former Super Bowl champion Michael Strahan, a noted supporter of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, received the ninth annual Pat Summerall Award at the Legends for Charity Dinner in New York City.

 
 
01/29/2014
Promesa celebrates St. Jude connection to Hispanic community

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital celebrated the support of the Hispanic radio, television and entertainment industries at the 16th annual Promesa y Esperanza seminar.

 
 
01/20/2014
St. Jude celebrates 25 years of country music industry support

Country Cares for St. Jude Kids® Program raises more than $500 million, welcomes special guests Hunter Hayes, Sara Evans, Lucy Hale and NBC’s ‘The Voice’ winner Danielle Bradbery.

 
 
01/15/2014
Designer event raises funds and awareness for St. Jude

A unique fundraising event at the Los Angeles store of designer Robert Ellis raised thousands for the children of St. Jude during the holiday season.

 
 
11/14/2013
Univision Radio raises $3.8 million to 'Share the Love' with the kids of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital®

In a nationwide fundraising effort to continue finding cures and saving children, Univision Radio, the leading radio network serving Hispanic America, helped raise $3.8 million for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® during the annual Promesa y Esperanza® (Promise and Hope) radio event on Feb. 10-11.

 
 
11/13/2013
Wall Street firms support St. Jude

More than 600 professionals from every major firm on Wall Street gathered Nov. 12 for the 24th annual St. Jude Presents Wall Street Taste of New York.