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December 13 – 24, 2020


Inspired by the joy of the holiday season, join us for the St. Jude Joy Drive: 12 Days of Giving, and bring joy to those who need it most. Share the hope of the holidays from your home and your heart to the kids of St. Jude by donating today and sharing a message of joy.

Follow us on Instagram @stjudela and Facebook @StJudeSouthernCalifornia between December 13 – 24 to check out 12 Days of Giving. You will hear from some of our dearest friends who will share their inspirational holiday messages and favorite holiday joys. Be inspired and tag us using the #stjudejoychallenge on what brings you joy during the holidays!

St. Jude has helped push the overall childhood cancer survival rate from 20 percent when we first opened our doors to more than 80 percent today. Together, we can support the mission of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital: Finding cures. Saving children.®


St. Jude patients holiday lights around the St. Jude campus.

Ways to help St. Jude

Start a fundraiser

Join the #StJudeJoyChallenge
Share what brings you joy over the holidays — your fondest memories, traditions or favorite things to eat & drink. Challenge your friends and family on social media, to share joy for the kids of St. Jude.

Give a Gift of Donation

Donate to give joy
Donations to St. Jude help make the holiday brighter for our patients and families. This year give to the kids and families that need it most.


Every dollar makes a difference

Make a donation today to help St. Jude kids and their families.*

St. Jude patient Marleigh, age 9, celebrates during her No More Chemo Party.

St. Jude patient Marleigh

A gift of $25 …

could help St. Jude provide a No More Chemo Party. With a No More Chemo Party patients and families celebrate the end of chemotherapy.

Give $25

St. Jude patient Avalyn, diagnosed with blood cancer.

St. Jude patient Avalyn

A gift of $50 …

could help St. Jude provide art supplies at the hospital. St. Jude patients are encouraged to express themselves through art activities at the hospital and in St. Jude residential facilities.

Give $50

St. Jude patient Adalyn, age 5

St. Jude patient Adalyn

A gift of $100 …

could help St. Jude provide a new red wagon at the hospital. Red wagons are the preferred mode of travel for our youngest patients.

Give $100

St. Jude patient Riku

St. Jude patient Riku celebrates the end of his treatment

Or, give what you can …

your donation will be used to provide breakthrough research, treatment and cures.

Give What You Can


*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, lodging, travel or food. View information about tax-deductible donations.


For more information, please contact:
Megumi Xavier
(213) 248-4426

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