Naming Opportunities

Create your legacy of saving the lives of children around the world by making a major gift to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. With your generous gift you can choose from one of several naming opportunities available. This special naming recognition opportunity not only helps fund groundbreaking research and unparalleled patient care but reminds patients and families of the personal commitment you have made to help them through one of the toughest challenges of their lives.

Recognition walls

Bricks and mortar can support the tallest and largest of buildings, but it's the generosity of donors like you who support Danny's dream of a day when "no child should die in the dawn of life." Add a plaque with your name, or the name of a loved one, to your choice of recognition walls and be part of the St. Jude legacy.

Tribute wall

Display your name or a loved one's name on the St. Jude Skyline, located near the Kay Kafe.

Supporters wall

Leave your mark by becoming part of this display recognizing generous supporters.

Founders wall

Located along the hallway of the original hospital, add your name to this list of top-level donors.

Research and patient areas

Research and patient care are key areas that drive the St. Jude mission of finding cures and saving children. By naming a research or patient care area, you'll help St. Jude to combine the best science with the most compassionate care to create a worldwide model for treating deadly childhood diseases.

Research areas

Name a research area where world-renowned scientists are leading the fight against cancer.

Patient care areas

Associate your name with the unparalleled patient care St. Jude provides.

The Pathway to Hope

The Pathway to Hope walkway, located outside the hospital's main entrance, reflects the love and support provided by many generous supporters.


Honor a special person on this inspiring walkway.