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INAUGURAL

THE SAINTS GALA

presented by Centene Charitable Foundation

August 28, 2021
Saint Louis, Missouri

 
 

We hope to see you for the inaugural The Saints Gala presented by Centene Charitable Foundation, where we will honor our commitment to the patients and families of St. Jude, along with our honorary co-chairs Bill and Ira DeWitt and Ozzie Smith and Yolonda Lankford.

As a guest at this event, you'll enjoy cocktails on the field at Busch Stadium, delicious cuisine with your friends, a special St. Jude presentation featuring rare live auction packages and a heartfelt Give to Live presentation hosted by very special celebrity emcees. 

As always, the health of our St. Jude friends and supporters is our top priority, and all CDC guidelines will be followed. Thank you for your understanding and continued commitment to St. Jude patients and families. 

 
 
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FAQ

 
 
 
 
Dr. Maggie Cupit-Link, M.D.

Dr. Maggie Cupit-Link, M.D.

 

All proceeds from this event will benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, where families never receive a bill for treatment, travel, housing or food — because all a family should worry about is helping their child live.

 
 

LOCATION

 
 

Busch Stadium
700 Clark Avenue
Saint Louis, Missouri

 

DATE AND TIMES

 
 

Saturday, August 28, 2021
7 – 11 p.m.

 

TABLES

 
 

To reserve your table, please contact:
Allison Newton
allison.newton@stjude.org
(314) 341-9500

 

Invite your friends

Spread the word by sharing this event.

 
 

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.

To learn more about sponsorship opportunities, please contact:

Allison Newton
allison.newton@stjude.org
(314) 341-9500

 
 

Committee

Honorary chairs: Bill & Ira DeWitt • Ozzie Smith & Yolonda Lankford

Chair: Katie Marischen

Tayla Dragicevic • Marissa Kinsey • Scott MacConnell • Brett Murray • Steve Newton • Alina Rubinstheyn • Missy Slay • Jeff Walters • Marcell Williams • Kelly Webb

 
 

Presenting Sponsor

Centene Charitable Foundation
 
 

Thank you to our sponsors

Renaissance Financial
 
Vee-Jay Cement Contracting Co., Inc.
 
 

Make a gift

Every gift you give makes a real impact in the lives of St. Jude kids and their families.

 
St. Jude patient Caleb, pictured with his dad

St. Jude patient Caleb, pictured with his dad

A gift of $500 …

could help provide one platelet transfusion: During chemotherapy, the platelet count of patients can drop to dangerously low levels so platelet transfusions are essential for treatment.

Give $500

 
 
 
St. Jude patient Riku, pictured with his mom

St. Jude patient Riku, pictured with his mom

A gift of $1,000 …

could help provide parent necessities for 20 patient families: 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.

Give $1,000

 
 
 
St. Jude patient Quincy, pictured with his dad

St. Jude patient Quincy, pictured with his dad

A gift of $2,500 …

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

Give $2,500

 
 
 
St. Jude patient Kaitlyn

St. Jude patient Kaitlyn

A gift of $5,000 ...

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.

Give $5,000

 
 
 

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.

 
 

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