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Support St. Jude in Washington, D.C., Maryland and Northern Virginia

Join local supporters in Washington, D.C., Maryland and Northern Virginia to help St. Jude Children's Research Hospital continue its lifesaving mission of finding cures for childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases. Attend an upcoming charity event, explore corporate partnerships, plan your giving, volunteer and fundraise with St. Jude in Washington, D.C., Northern Virigina and Maryland.

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Get connected

Contact us directly to get involved and find ways to connect. You can also like us on Facebook to stay up-to-date about the exciting events in the Washington, D.C. and Baltimore areas.

ALSAC/St. Jude office location: Arlington, Virginia
(703) 650-4500

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St. Jude supporters gather at a Baltimore event.

Supporters celebrate the mission of St. Jude at Hope in the Harbor in Baltimore, MD.


Meet the DMV Team

Our team is proud to partner with so many supporters and organizations in Washington, D.C., Maryland and Northern Virginia as, together, we strive to end childhood childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases.


Upcoming charity events in Washington, D.C., Maryland and Northern Virginia

Connect with your local community at one of these upcoming galas, dinners or charity events, and join St. Jude in fighting childhood cancer. Click on an event below for more details.


Washington, D.C. St. Jude Walk/Run

St. Jude Walk/Run participants

Help support St. Jude by participating in St. Jude Walk/Run at National Harbor, held annually in September. This is a nationwide 5K hybrid event, taking place in person and virtually, during Childhood Cancer Awareness Month with a focus on ending childhood cancer. Together.

Do your part by registering as an individual, starting a team or joining a team for the Washington, D.C. St. Jude Walk/Run.

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Run the Rock 'n' Roll in Washington, D.C.

Gear up for one of the most scenic runs you'll take in our nation's capital – all while fundraising for St. Jude! The Rock 'N' Roll Running Series Washington, D.C. weaves through so many cultural hubs and takes runners by some of the most iconic monuments in the district. There's no experience like it!

Make your journey part of something bigger by registering as a St. Jude Hero today.


Become a St. Jude Hero for Rock 'n' Roll Washington, D.C.


St. Jude cares for some of the world’s sickest children regardless of their race, ethnicity, beliefs, or ability to pay. Our patients receive the customized care they need to treat childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases, no matter what barriers they may face.


St. Jude patient Za'Mya

Patient Za'Mya has her temperature taken at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

Hope for all kids

Founder Danny Thomas vowed to make St. Jude an inclusive place for children with life-threatening diseases, as well as their families — a place of hope for all.

Our patients receive the customized care they need to treat childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases, no matter what barriers they may face.

Because of St. Jude's commitment to treat other life-threatening diseases, children like St. Jude patient Za'Mya, who was born with sickle cell disease, can thrive.

Learn how St. Jude is working to save all kids

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St. Jude patient Za'Mya


St. Jude stories from Washington, D.C. area

Volunteer with St. Jude in Washington, D.C., Maryland and Northern Virginia

Fill out the form to learn about the ways you can donate your time to help St. Jude.

Planned giving at St. Jude

You can support the children of St. Jude in the way that best suits your financial and personal goals.

IRAs, donor-advised funds, stocks, gift annuities, trusts and more — choose the planned giving option that is right for you, and your generosity will help children with cancer and other life-threatening diseases.

Email your local team or visit the link below for more planned giving options.

Plan Your Giving


St. Jude patient Za'Mya


Explore corporate engagement with St. Jude

Partner with purpose by creating opportunities for your organization and its team members to engage with St. Jude through their work.

Connect with your local St. Jude team on potential sponsorships and partnerships, set up your workplace giving program and build a network of hope and inspiration through your involvement.

Partner with St. Jude Connect on Sponsorships and Partnerships


Submit a St. Jude community outreach request

To request a St. Jude speaker at your community event, speaking engagement, fundraiser or health fair, please email and tell us more!

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Every dollar makes a difference*

  1. Platelet count for a St. Jude patient

    Platelet counts are among the tests that doctors use to monitor patient health during treatment.

    Donate $50

  2. One red wagon

    Wagons are the preferred mode of travel through the halls of the hospital and around campus for our younger patients.

    Donate $100

  3. One red blood cell transfusion

    Children undergoing treatment for cancer and other life-threatening diseases often need transfusions.

    Donate $250

  4. One hour of physical therapy

    Physical therapy is provided to patients because children with life-threatening diseases like cancer may develop developmental, cognitive or physical impairments as a result of their illnesses and their treatments.

    Donate $500

  5. 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.

    Donate $1,000

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. Support St. Jude patients and their families

    Your donation will be used to provide breakthrough research, treatment and cures as you join St. Jude in its livesaving mission: Finding cures. Saving children.®

    Donate Any Amount


When you make a donation using this information, 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.


Meet St. Jude patients

Karine Sewell

Karine Sewell
Area Executive Director

How I support St. Jude: "I lead the Area Team, Advisory Council, and overall market strategy to achieve increased St. Jude engagement and awareness in the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Northern Virginia."


Jean Carlos Almonte

Jean Carlos Almonte
Advisor, Area Development (Bilingual)

How I support St. Jude: "I lead local supporters and partners at the St. Jude Walk/Run® – DC, local radiothons, and the St. Jude Heroes program."


Erin Farrell

Erin Farrell
New Business Development

How I support St. Jude: "I serve St. Jude by developing meaningful partnerships with local companies through employee engagement, point-of-sale campaigns, sponsorship and corporate foundation giving."


Kara Laing

Kara Laing
Senior Advisor, Area Development

How I support St. Jude: "I bring our local community closer to the St. Jude mission, while raising funds to support the hospital, by leading our experiential events in Washington, D.C. and Baltimore."


Erin R. Revine

Erin R. Devine
Senior Philanthropic Advisor

How I support St. Jude: "I work with individuals and foundations to support their giving to St. Jude, including giving through appreciated stock, IRAs, Donor Advised Funds, Charitable Gift Annuities, and real estate. I love sharing updates and opportunities with our wonderful supporters!"


Martha Pheeny

Martha Pheeny
Advisor, Event Planner

How I support St. Jude: "I work with volunteers on opportunities in the DMV Area and help to plan Dinners, Galas, and Golf events."

Corey Briscoe
Advisory Council Chair
ABCD & Co.
Rockville, MD
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Steve Laskin
Advisory Council Vice Chair
AtlasAdvancement, Inc.,
Vienna, VA
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Jon Bartlett
AtlasAdvancement, Inc.
Vienna, VA
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Jorge Fernandez 
Great Falls, VA

Corey Holeman
Holeman Enterprises
Woodbridge, VA
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Courtney Holeman
Holeman Enterprises
Woodbridge, VA
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Jack Mencia
Great Falls, VA
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Chris Stansbury
Corporate Sales
Herndon, VA
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Genise Thomas 
Washington, D.C. and Baltimore, MD
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Laura Varner-Norman  
iHeart Media
Washington, D.C. Metro
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