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This holiday, give a gift that could last a lifetime.

In this season of thanks and giving, share the joy of the holidays through donation gifts, and help children with cancer and other life-threatening diseases.

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St. Jude patient Lucas being hugged by his mom outside.

St. Jude patient Lucas with his mom


Explore holiday giving, donations & gifts during the St. Jude Thanks and Giving® campaign

St. Jude Thanks and Giving is a holiday campaign that brings together celebrities, influencers, media and more than 50 leading national brands to encourage shoppers from all over the country to make a holiday donation and share the lifesaving mission of St. Jude.

Every child deserves a chance to live their best life and celebrate every moment. When you support St. Jude, you help give kids with cancer around the world that chance. Together, we can save more lives.

Make your holiday or Christmas gifts even more meaningful this season by exploring the many ways you can give back to the kids of St. Jude.


Meet the patients you are helping this holiday season


Give through gift giving

Brown bear ornament with a red shirt and a white heart.

Sherpa bear ornament from Pottery Barn Kids

Brands that give back

See companies that donate a portion of their sales to St. Jude during the holiday season.

St. Jude Gift Shop gifts including an ornament, a stuffed dinosaur and a sweater with "St. Jude" on it.

St. Jude Gift Shop

Shop holiday gifts for women, men, kids and home. Your purchases support our lifesaving mission.
St. Jude patient Mason,smiling, surrounded by amazon boxes

St. Jude patient Mason

Support through Amazon

See the many ways you can give to St. Jude through Amazon.

Blue table top background with snowflakes and holly decorations and 4 holiday greeting cards with patient artwork.

Holiday cards

Purchase patient-inspired holiday and Christmas cards from the St. Jude Gift Shop. Cards come individually or in sets of 10.


Give back through donation gifts

St. Jude supporters Chip and Joanna Gaines wearing their This Shirt Saves Lives T-shirts.

St. Jude supporters Chip & Joanna Gaines

This Shirt Saves Lives

Make a monthly donation and receive a This Shirt Saves Lives T-shirt as our gift to you.

St. Jude patient Kymverly in front of her Christmas tree and gifts of toys.

St. Jude patient Kymverly

Donate toys for Christmas

See our list of toys you can donate to patients spending Christmas and the holidays in the hospital.

St. Jude Wave of Thanks wall featured inside St .Jude Children's Research Hospital

St. Jude Wave of Thanks Wall

Naming Gift Opportunities

Find a special place on the St. Jude campus to show your support for patients, families and our lifesaving mission.

Patient Ava in her mother's arms, outside St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

St. Jude patient Ava

Year-end giving

Contribute to St. Jude through your IRA, donor-advised fund, stocks or charitable gift annuity. 


See what your holiday donations can do

  1. A new toy

    Your $10 gift could help provide a new toy for hospital play areas or recreational housing areas at St. Jude facilities.*

    Donate $10

    Child's drawing of a Christmas tree and gifts by St. Jude patient Sydney.

    Art by St. Jude patient Sydney

  2. Art supplies

    Your $50 gift could provide art supplies to patients. Art therapy is used to reduce stress or anxiety, explore complex feelings, manage side effects and improve quality of life.*

    Donate $50

    Multicolored hand prints of St. Jude patients and siblings.

    Artwork by St. Jude patients and siblings of St. Jude patients Luana, Dahiralis, Macey, Abigail, and Aliza

  3. A red wagon

    Your $100 gift could help provide a red wagon, which is the preferred mode of travel through the halls of the hospital for our youngest patients.*

    Donate $100

    Child's drawing of a red car driving past the sunset by St. Jude patient Diego.

    Artwork by St. Jude patient Diego

  4. Family meals

    Your $250 gift could help provide a meal card for a St. Jude family for one week. St. Jude provides patients and their families with meal cards for breakfast, lunch and dinner in Kay Kafe, the hospital’s cafeteria.*

    Donate $250

    Child's drawing of a Thanksgiving turkey surrounded by the words "I am thankful for St. Jude" by St. Jude patient Ethan.

    Artwork by St. Jude patient Ethan

  5. Necessities for 20 families

    Your $1,000 gift could help provide forgotten necessities for 20 families. Parents who bring their children to St. Jude often leave home in a hurry and forget to pack day-to-day necessities.*

    Donate $1000

    Child's drawing of a fireplace with hung stockings and a Christmas tree by St. Jude patient Roman.

    Artwork by St. Jude patient Roman

  6. Support of our mission

    Any amount supports kids around the world. St. Jude shares the breakthroughs it makes, and every child saved at St. Jude means doctors and scientists worldwide can use that knowledge to save even more children.

    Donate Any Amount

    Child's drawing of the earth in outerpace with the words "Our World" on top by St. Jude patient Jack.

    Artwork by St. Jude patient Jack


*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. Read more about approximated costs.


Share our holiday experiences

Holiday artwork of two birds by a St. Jude patient.

Send a free online holiday card to St. Jude kids

Send a Card

St. Jude supporter Michael Strahan smiling.

Watch and share our campaign commercials featuring celebrity supporters

Watch Their Videos

Artwork of gold Childhood Cancer Awareness Month ribbon by St. Jude patient Ty.

See the diverse ways our families celebrate the holidays

See Their Traditions

St. Jude patient Adalyn is in a directors chair holding a clap-board on the set of a Kia and St. Jude commercial.

Watch the Kia "Holiday Journey" commercial

Watch the Video


Give thanks for the healthy kids in your life and give a gift that could last a lifetime.

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St. Jude patient Lennon with his mom.

St. Jude patient Lennon with his mom 


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