St. Jude Up 'til Dawn

Sleep can wait. Cures can't.

Join college students across the country in supporting St. Jude kids when you fundraise throughout the year and celebrate your success with an all-night event.

St. Jude Up 'til Dawn

Raise funds

Have fun and make a difference when you join an Up 'til Dawn team at your school and raise funds for St. Jude.

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Offer your support

Donate on behalf of an Up 'til Dawn partipant or team and help them gain entrance to an all-night challenge.

Support a Fundraiser

About Up 'til Dawn

St. Jude Up ’til Dawn is a student-led program in which college students raise funds for and awareness of St. Jude. Teams of six fundraise through various events during the year. Each participant must raise $100, or teams must raise $600, in order to gain entrance to the all-night challenge. Throughout the challenge, teams compete in a variety of activities. When you register, you can:

  • Unite your campus for a great cause and showcase your school’s generosity.
  • Be a part of a team.
  • Earn prizes based on your success.
  • Stay up for good.

How is money raised for the hospital?

Once you're registered, you'll get your own personal fundraising website where you can share your story through email and social media.

How does St. Jude help you?

St. Jude provides all the materials you need to promote and execute your event successfully. A personal representative will walk you through the process and answer your questions.

My school’s not listed. How do we get involved?

Learn how to bring Up 'til Dawn to your campus by suggesting your school.

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About St. Jude

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is leading the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases. And families never receive a bill from St. Jude because all a family should worry about is helping their child live. Learn more about why you should support St. Jude.

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