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Get involved with St. Jude

Get involved with St. Jude by creating a fundraiser, becoming a monthly donor, sending an online card to our patients or even volunteering.

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St. Jude patient Lucas with his dad


Fundraising for St. Jude

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Create your own fundraiser

Do what you love while helping the kids of St. Jude by creating your own fundraiser. Whatever your passion, we provide the tools you need to raise funds on your own or with a group. Fundraise in person, online or through a Facebook fundraiser.

Learn How to Start a Fundraiser

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Find a sports or fitness event

Use your favorite sports and fitness activities to help St. Jude kids. Register for an existing event or create one of your own, in person or virtually, to raise funds while you get fit.

Find an Event

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Fundraise with your school

From pre-K to college, kids and young adults can fundraise with their school or student organizations to benefit St. Jude. Discover fundraising ideas for students of any age.

Explore School Fundraising

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Get your workplace involved

Learn how you can help St. Jude through work with employer-matching gifts, employee giving or workplace fundraisers. Explore additional opportunities for federal and state employees.

Discover Giving Options

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Play video games or create content

Play your favorite video games or stream your craft to raise funds and awareness for St. Jude. Whether it's gaming, sewing, music or tabletop games, put your skills on display while helping kids with cancer and other life-threatening diseases.

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Find a gala or auction event

St. Jude galas and benefit events are hosted in person and virtually around the United States. Find unique opportunities in every region. 

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Volunteer for St. Jude

Wherever you live, you can volunteer for St. Jude! For those outside of the Memphis area, you can volunteer with us in your local community — virtually, in office settings and at events — by supporting fundraising events, working in donor relations and helping with administrative work.

If you live within 50 miles of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, Tenn., and are 18 or older, you may be eligible to support patient and family experiences at our campus. Learn more about on-campus volunteer qualifications.

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Other ways to get involved

Richmond VA Dream Home.

Find your Dream Home

Get your $100 ticket to win a house or another great prize through the St. Jude Dream Home® Giveaway. And, you'll help the kids of St. Jude!

Artwork inspired by St. Jude patient Madison that reads "I hope the sun shines on you today."

Send a free card to St. Jude patients

Send an online card to St. Jude patients with pre-written messages of hope and support, or write your own.

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Support our YouTube channel

When you watch, subscribe and share our YouTube content, it raises awareness and supports our mission.


Got a great fundraising idea?

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Why donate to St. Jude?

Thanks to our generous supporters, we're leading the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases.

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We're saving children all over the world

Every child deserves a chance to live their best life and celebrate every moment. When you support St. Jude, you can help make cures possible for kids with cancer. Together, we can save more lives.

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We won't stop™

When St. Jude opened in 1962, childhood cancer was considered largely incurable. Since then, St. Jude has helped push the overall survival rate from 20% to more than 80%.

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Families never receive a bill

Families never receive a bill from St. Jude for treatment, travel, housing or food — so they can focus on helping their child live.

St. Jude patient Adalyn sits on her mom's lap in a hospital room.

St. Jude patient Adalyn with her mom


Make a donation

Your donation can help save lives. Consider a one-time gift or a recurring monthly donation to help kids with cancer and other life-threatening diseases.

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