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Facebook Fundraiser Challenges

Join us on Facebook to raise funds and awareness for the mission of St. Jude: Finding cures. Saving children.®

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St.Jude patient Gabe with mom Shannon

St.Jude patient Gabe with mom Shannon

St. Jude patient Gabe with mom Shannon

Connect and challenge friends

Discover monthly Facebook Challenges to fundraise with friends for the kids of St. Jude. Donations from your Facebook fundraiser ensure families never receive a bill for treatment, travel, housing or food.


Current Facebook Challenges


St. Jude golf challenge

Book your tee time to golf 72 holes in August and fundraise to support St. Jude. Share your scorecards and best shots in the group.


20 mile swim challenge

Swim 20 miles this August and raise funds to make an impact for kids with cancer and other life-threatening diseases.


Upcoming Facebook Challenges


25 sit-ups a day

Connect with others and commit to 25 sit-ups a day. Support the kids of St. Jude during Childhood Cancer Awareness Month.


Second annual 150 mile cycle

This September join the 150 Miles Cycling Challenge. Connect with other cyclers in our Facebook group. 


Frequently Asked Questions

If you are unable to find your answer below, please type “Chat with Human” in Facebook Messenger for additional help. Please allow us up to 24 hours to respond.

  1. Participation in a Facebook Challenge is free. You can make a difference by starting a personal fundraiser to support the kids of St. Jude

  2. You can select the Golf  Challenge or the 30 Mile Swim Challenge and follow the instructions to get started.


  3. A Facebook fundraiser for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is the same as a fundraiser for this challenge. Thank you for supporting our mission.

  4. When you join the Facebook group and register in Facebook Messenger, you will be prompted to take on the challenge solo or as a team. Follow the prompts to build out your team.

  5. Start logging miles or minutes when the monthly challenge begins. When you join the Facebook Challenge you can start your fundraiser right away. You can log your progress in Facebook Messenger by typing “Menu” then enter, and click the “Record Activity" button. See image below.

    Track Challenge Progress in Facebook Messenger
  6. First, try and use the “Made a mistake?” button on the menu. Type “Menu” then enter, and choose “Log miles" then "Made a mistake?” Only enter digits when prompted, no words. If you are still having trouble, let us know in Facebook Messenger by typing “Chat with Human” and then advising your miles are still wrong after using the “Made a mistake?” button.

  7. If you registered for the challenge in Messenger and met the qualifying fundraising amount in your Facebook fundraiser, we have your details and will be sending out your St. Jude item soon. Please allow 2 to 4 weeks for delivery. If you haven't already registered in Messenger, please do so we have your address.