05/17/2010
Racecar drivers return to their roots to help today’s youth

More than 25 of NASCAR’s biggest names will compete in the Gillette Fusion ProGlide Prelude to the Dream at Eldora Speedway—one of the most celebrated dirt tracks in all of motorsports—in support of four children’s charities, including St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

 
 
04/27/2010
St. Jude Classic signs on Smith & Nephew as the 2010 presenting sponsor

Smith & Nephew, the global medical technology business that specializes in orthopaedics, will be the new presenting sponsor for the St. Jude Classic, the PGA TOUR stop in Memphis, Tennessee, that benefits St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

 
 
08/03/2009
Reigning National Champion Coach Urban Meyer visits St. Jude

Urban Meyer, the head coach of college football’s reigning national champion, the University of Florida Gators, took a break from the competitive world of college football and spent some time with the patients of St. Jude on July 15.

 
 
04/14/2009
Aaron Curry invites patient to NFL Draft

Wake Forest University senior linebacker Aaron Curry, a top prospect in the 2009 NFL Draft, visited St. Jude on April 13 and invited patient Bryson to join him in New York for a once-in-a-lifetime experience, including joining the future NFL star in the green room of Radio City Music Hall as he awaits his selection in the draft.