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Upcoming events

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Nov. 2017

St. Jude Harvest Moon Gala
8 p.m. – Midnight

The St.  Jude Harvest Moon gala hosted by the St. Jude young professionals of Chicago is a night of live entertainment, dancing, cocktails, and a premier silent auction and raffle. 

Location: Venue Six10
610 S. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, Illinois

Early Bird Individual: $99
Ticket: $125
Night-of Tickets: $150

May 21, 2017

Nutella Café Private Opening
Noon – 4 p.m.

Join for an exclusive taste from one of the most beloved hazelnut spreads at their first ever cafe opening in the world. Don't miss out on the chance to be one of the café's first guests, with all ticket proceeds from the event benefiting the children of St. Jude.  

Location: 151 N. Michigan Ave
(Southeast corner of Michigan Ave. and Lake Street)
Chicago, Illinois

Tickets: $20
Ticket includes one order off the menu, in addition to a coffee beverage. 

Make a personal donation

  1. One pair of crutches

    Crutches sized especially for children help them maneuver during treatment. Your gift can help St. Jude provide the tools necessary for our young patients to stay mobile.

    1 pair of crutches
  2. One red blood cell transfusion

    Children undergoing treatment for cancer and other life-threatening diseases often need transfusions. Your gift can help St. Jude provide the best care and treatment for patients.

    1 red blood transfusion
  3. One hour of physical therapy

    Physical therapy helps ensure every child treated here enjoys the highest quality of life possible.

    1 hour of physical therapy
  4. Two days of oxygen

    During treatment, St. Jude patients may need oxygen to help their bodies function properly and aid in healing. Your gift can help cover the cost of two days of oxygen for a St. Jude patient.

    Patient family necessities for 20
  5. Patient family necessities for 20

    Parents who bring their children to St. Jude often leave home in a hurry and forget to pack day-to-day necessities, such as shampoos, razors, deodorant, toothbrushes and lotion. At Tri Delta Place, our short-term housing facility, parents can obtain these essentials free of charge.

    Patient family necessities for 20

Join our committee


Board Leadership Team
President - Roman Feola
Vice President - Rashal Baz
Treasurer - Jaqueline Lentz
Secretary - Taylor Davis
Membership Chair - Patricia Thomas
PR and Marketing - Jordan Fossali and Marissa Jaeckel

Annual Event Chairs
Derby Party Co-chairs - Brittany Malone and Ruba Nemer
Harvest Moon Co-chairs - Meagan Brown and Greg Gonzalez

Chris O'Connell
Connor Reed
Elizabeth Faber

Ellen Schram
Jack Hickey
Jane Sutlmeier
Kandis Jernigan

Marissa Rose
Ozgul Baysar
Karen Silvasy

For more information, contact:

Adrienne McFarland
(773) 313-4300


Families never receive a bill from St. Jude for anything—because all a family should worry about is helping their child live.