Gifts That Give

Meals for a St. Jude Family ~ $30
Your gift can help provide a St. Jude Family with meals for one day in the Kay Kafe, the St. Jude cafeteria.

Travel Necessities ~ $60
Your gift can help provide necessities for parents who may have hurriedly left home after their child's diagnosis.

Platelet Count ~ $100
Your gift can help provide a platelet count test for two patients. Platelet counts are among the tests doctors use to monitor patient health during treatment.

Blood Cell Transfusion ~ $250
Your gift can help provide one red blood cell transfusion. Children undergoing treatment for cancer and other deadly diseases often need transfusions.

Physical Therapy- $500
Your gift can help provide one hour of physical therapy. Physical therapy is provided to patients because children with deadly diseases like cancer may develop developmental, cognitive or physical impairments as a result of their illnesses and their treatments.

Oxygen ~ $750
Your gift can help provide the cost of two days of oxygen for a St. Jude patient: The body needs oxygen to function properly.

Chemotherapy ~ $1,000
Your gift can help cover the cost of one day of chemotherapy: St. Jude has developed protocols that have helped push overall survival rates for childhood cancers from less than 20 percent when the hospital opened in 1962 to 80 percent today.