JOANN became a partner with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in October of 2017 and launched their first St. Jude Thanks and Giving® campaign on Nov 1, 2017, raising $186,000. In their first year, JOANN stores across the country asked customers to donate at the register and also created an innovative social campaign called “Create to Give." In 2018, JOANN employees and customers raised $528,166 and raised $658,695 in 2019. JOANN also sells St. Jude patient artwork fabric with $1.50 of each yard sold benefitting St. Jude.
JOANN raised $901,000 during the 2019 Thanks and Giving campaign.
It's the passion and dedication of partners like JOANN that allow St. Jude to continue to lead the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases.