01/17/2012
John Rich receives first-ever Randy Owen Angels Among Us Award

Country singer/songwriter John Rich received the first-ever Randy Owen Angels Among Us Award during the annual songwriter's dinner at the Country Cares for St. Jude Kids radio seminar in Memphis this weekend.

 
 
01/19/2011
A new season of caring begins for the country music industry

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital became the center of the country music world January 13–15, when more than 800 country music artists, music industry executives and radio station personnel gathered in Memphis, Tennessee, to tour and visit the hospital as part of the 22nd annual Country Cares for St. Jude Kids® seminar.

 
 
09/09/2010
The Judds' 'Last Encore' to benefit St. Jude

This November country music legends The Judds will kick off The Judds: The Last Encore, an 18-city tour that will serve as the final bow to the duo's extraordinary career. The tour will also serve as a platform to honor the ongoing relationship between St. Jude and The Judds, with 15 percent of the sales from exclusive VIP and Fan packages donated to the hospital.

 
 
01/16/2007
Country stars visit St. Jude

Country music artists Kellie Pickler, Chris Young, Clay Walker, Pat Green, Mark Wills, Andy Griggs, Sarah Buxton and Randy Owen of the GRAMMY® Award-winning group ALABAMA visited St. Jude January 12 - 13 for the annual Radio Training Seminar.

 
 
01/08/2007
Country music stars share holiday recipes

This holiday season, a number of America's greatest country music and gospel stars are sharing some of their favorite holiday stories and delicious recipes to help St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in the fight against childhood cancer.

 
 
10/17/2006
Motivating seminar gets attendees 'radiothon ready'

Carrie Underwood, winner of the 2005 contest, had just arrived at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital to begin her first tour of the hospital when she found herself beside Randy Owen, lead singer of the group ALABAMA.

 
 
08/07/2006
Country group and friends team up to fight cancer

The award-winning country music group Lonestar made some spare time for one of its favorite charities and rolled out a bowling party at the Hermitage Lanes in Nashville, Tennessee, on June 5.

 
 
05/15/2006
Bluegrass CD celebrates lives of children fighting cancer

Some of the top names in bluegrass music have come together for their love of music and desire to end childhood cancer to create a new double CD-set to benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

 
 
03/23/2006
Join country group Lonestar in 'striking out' cancer

You can help Lonestar kick off the Country Music Association Festival by attending their bowling party at the Hermitage Lanes in Nashville, Tennessee, on Monday night, June 5. Tickets are $25 each.

 
 
01/12/2006
Radiothons gear up for new season

The ushering in of a new year brings with it the feeling of a new beginning and new hope. The children and families of St. Jude also feel that renewal. And nothing could reinforce that more than the annual Radio Training Seminar.

 
 
11/09/2005
Country music's biggest names chip in to fight childhood cancer

Some of the country music industry's biggest stars are placing their prized possessions on the auction block in an effort to raise money for St. Jude.

 
 
10/17/2005
Clear Channel Communications visits St. Jude

On October 4, 2005, representatives from Clear Channel Communications visited St. Jude to see firsthand the work that goes on every day at St. Jude.

 
 
07/14/2005
Country music fans' campaign helps raise $123,000

After a year of friendly and creative fund raising among music fans, Country Fans Care for St. Jude KidsTM wrapped up in June by raising $123,000 for the life-saving work of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

 
 
05/16/2005
Radio DJ shaves her head to help St. Jude

For Tammy Lee, on-air personality for WWQM-FM in Madison, Wisconsin, going bald isn't necessarily a bad thing. In fact, she decided baring her head would be a good idea for St. Jude fund raising.

 
 
03/07/2005
Country, Hispanic radiothons kick into high gear

The 2005 radiothon season is in its busiest time of year, and dozens of Country Cares for St. Jude Kids® and Promesa y Esperanza partner stations are already celebrating exciting results.

 
 
01/17/2005
Country Cares kicks off a new year

Trick Pony was just one of many country artists that got--and gave--hugs on Jan. 14 during the Country Cares for St. Jude Kids Training Seminar.

 
 
12/21/2004
Volunteer 'drives' St. Jude message home

After touring St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and seeing first-hand the work the hospital does, many often say how they wish everybody could come to St. Jude and see what they have seen. James O'Hara tries to do just that.

 
 
11/23/2004
Pianist Jim Brickman donates album proceeds to St. Jude

Pianist Jim Brickman has joined forces with St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Brickman is donating 10 percent of the proceeds from his Christmas album Christmas from the Heart to St. Jude.

 
 
07/29/2004
Country fans continue to show their compassion

The Country Fans Care for St. Jude Kids program kicked off in June at the International Fan Club Organization Fun Fest and continues to grow.

 
 
07/28/2004
Online auction helps strum up funds for St. Jude kids

Music lovers now have the opportunity to own some specially-autographed guitars and help the patients at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in the process.

 
 
06/04/2004
Country Fans Care for St. Jude Kids

After a year of friendly fund-raising rivalry among country music fans, the Fan Club Challenge for St. Jude Kids comes to an end this week, having raised almost $65,000 for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

 
 
04/12/2004
Nashville Star shines on the kids of St. Jude

The six remaining contestants from the television show Nashville Star took a break from the competition to visit families at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital on April 8.

 
 
03/19/2004
Country Cares radiothons going strong

Coast to coast, listeners of country radio have lit up the phone lines with their calls, pledging to help St. Jude in its quest to eradicate childhood catastrophic diseases such as cancer.

 
 
01/21/2004
Celebrating 15 years of Country Cares

It was a busy weekend at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital as the second largest gathering of country music industry professionals concluded the three day seminar for the Country Cares for St. Jude Kids® radio program.

 
 
01/12/2004
Randy Owen shares his thoughts about St. Jude and Country Cares

Randy Owen of ALABAMA writes about his first experience with St. Jude, when he met Danny Thomas in 1988 and the founding of Country Cares.

 
 
01/12/2004
Country music artists and radio station professionals unite to celebrate 15 years of supporting St. Jude

Representatives from more than 200 country music radio stations will join some of country music's biggest names Jan. 15-17 to celebrate the 15th year of Country Cares for St. Jude Kids at the program's annual radio training seminar.

 
 
05/23/2003
Country music fan clubs compete to raise money for St. Jude kids

Keith Urban has invited members of his and other fan clubs to engage in a friendly competition to raise money for St. Jude. The competition has become known as the "Fan Club Challenge."

 
 
05/12/2003
Country music celebrities donate items for online auction

A large number of popular country music artists are stepping up to support St. Jude through a unique fund-raising auction. The online auction will coincide with the 2003 Academy of Country Music Awards and will feature ...

 
 
04/21/2003
California radiothon is a big hit

Country station KFRG in Riverside, Calif., had another great year, raising $354,000 for the Country Cares for St. Jude Kids program.