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Welcome to the eighth annual

St. Jude Harvest Moon

Friday, October 11, 2024 | Peoria, Illinois

Purchase Tickets Become a Sponsor


Join us on Friday, October 11, 2024 for the eighth annual St. Jude Harvest Moon in Peoria, Illinois. As a guest at this event, you’ll enjoy complimentary beer and wine, heavy hors d’oeuvres, live entertainment from Patrick n Swayze, a silent and live auction, raffles and more.

All proceeds from this event benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, where families never receive a bill for treatment, travel, housing or food – so they can focus on helping their child live.



The Warehouse on State
736 SW Washington St.
Peoria, IL 61602


Date and Time


Friday, October 11, 2024
7 - 11 p.m.

Attire: Cocktail


Tickets and Sponsorships


Sponsorship packets begin at $1,500 and include admission tickets and reserved tables, high-value exposure and other benefits. Individual tickets are $75 in advance and $90 day-of.

Tickets and Sponsorships


St. Jude provides comprehensive care and health equality for children with cancer and other life-threatening diseases. We tailor treatment for each child's unique needs, improving outcomes for some of the world’s sickest children.


St. Jude patient Faith

Patient Faith tosses gold confetti and smiles while wearing a T-shirt that reads, "This Shirt Saves Lives."

Become a sponsor

By partnering with St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and sponsoring this event, you will align your company name with the strong, nationally recognized St. Jude mission and brand, and instill pride in your employees, consumers, vendors and company executives.

For more information on becoming a sponsor, contact:

Jillian Plunkett


Highlights from St. Jude Harvest Moon 2023

Our committee


Lindsey Babovac  •  Eli Book  •  Sam Cassidy  •  JoCele Cassidy  •  Hub Cirame  •  Hannah Daly  •  Cody Halstead  •  Olivia Hatton  •  Michelle Hayes  •  Caroline Hefti  •  Jerry Ivie  •  Ryan Keeton  •  Andrew Kitterman  •  Beau Landry  •  Joey O’Brien  •  Kristen Reynolds  •  Brooke Richardson  •  Emily Salerno  •  Abby Schifeling  •  Dylan Sharp  •  Justine Sharp  •  Emily Weeks  •  Molly Whiting  •  Paul Wu


St. Jude stories from Central Illinois

Get Involved Locally

Click below to find additional events, volunteer opportunities and more ways to connect with St. Jude supporters in Peoria, Bloomington-Normal and all across Central & Southern Illinois and Iowa.

Ways to Support St. Jude in Central & Southern Illinois and Iowa


Every dollar makes a difference*

  1. ... could help provide chemotherapy IV tubing sets*

    A $100 donation could provide five chemotherapy IV tubing sets sized especially to help children receive treatment.*

    Donate $100

  2. ... could help provide one day of oxygen for a St. Jude patient*

    St. Jude patients may need oxygen to help their bodies function properly and aid in healing.

    Donate $250

  3. ... could help provide four walkers for St. Jude patients*

    Walkers provide St. Jude patients with stability and support, making it easier for them to walk after surgery.

    Donate $500

  4. ... could help cover about two-thirds of the cost of one day of chemotherapy*

    Treatments developed at St. Jude have helped push overall survival rates for childhood cancers from 20 percent when the hospital opened in 1962 to more than 80 percent today.

    Donate $1,000

  5. ... could help provide an ultrasound study for a St. Jude patient*

    An ultrasound study is among the diagnostic imaging tests that doctors use to diagnose and monitor disease and treatment.

    Donate $2,500

  6. ... could help cover the cost of the daily room rate of the ICU*

    The Intensive Care Unit at St. Jude has twice been recognized with the Beacon Award for Critical Care Excellence given by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses. In 2009, the St. Jude ICU became Tennessee’s first ICU to win the honor.

    Donate $5,000

  7. Support of our mission

    Any amount supports kids around the world. St. Jude shares the breakthroughs it makes, and every child saved at St. Jude means doctors and scientists worldwide can use that knowledge to save even more children.*

    Donate Any Amount


* Your donation will be used to provide breakthrough research, treatment and cures. Items listed here are representative of services and supplies that are part of the treatment and care of children at St. Jude. The cost of each item or service is an approximation, and will vary based on actual costs incurred and individual patient needs. Your donation will be used for the general operating needs of St. Jude, where no family ever receives a bill for treatment, travel, housing or food.


Get connected


Contact us directly to get involved and find ways to connect. You can also like us on Facebook and follow us on Instagram to stay up-to-date about the exciting events in the Central and Southern Illinois.

Peoria, Illinois
4722 N. Sheridan Rd.
Peoria, IL 61614
Phone: (309) 566-3500 | (800) 713-8223

Email your St. Jude - Central and Southern Illinois Team