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Holiday Giving 2021

Share the joy of the holiday season with the families of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

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St. Jude patient Braydan

St. Jude patient Brayden

St. Jude patient Abraham looking out of the window in his hospital room

St. Jude patient Abraham


Give the best gift of all

There are great research institutions, great hospitals and great charities — St. Jude is all three. Our mission is to advance cures, and means of prevention, for pediatric catastrophic diseases through research and treatment. And, families never receive a bill from St. Jude for treatment, travel, housing or food.

Make your holiday gifts even more meaningful this year by exploring the many ways you can give to the kids of St. Jude. Happy holidays!


Give through gift giving

St. Jude Gift Shop gifts including a mug, jackets and an ornament.

St. Jude Gift Shop

Shop holiday gifts for women, men, kids and home. Your purchases support our lifesaving mission.
Snowboarding polar bear ornament.

Brands that give back

See companies that donate a portion of their sales to St. Jude.

St. Jude patient Mason,smiling, surrounded by amazon boxes

St. Jude patient Mason


Choose St. Jude as your designated charity on AmazonSmile to give through eligible purchases.

Let your employer match your donation

Some companies double or triple their employees' donations to nonprofits. See if your employer will match your donation, or reach out to your HR department. 


Give back through donation gifts


Dedicate a donation

Dedicate a donation and send a holiday or Christmas card. Designs are inspired by St. Jude patient artwork.


Dedicate a brick

Dedicated bricks make up the walkway around the St. Jude campus. They start at $1,000.



Give for the future with Bitcoin (BTC), Bitcoin Cash (BCH), Ethereum (ETH) and other cryptocurrencies.


Donor-advised funds

Give to St. Jude through a grant from your financial institution or foundation.


See what 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

    unicorn art by St. Jude patient Bridget.

    Art by St. Jude patient Bridget

  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

    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

    Childs draweing of a Thanksgiving turkey surrounded by te words "I am thankful for St. Jude"

    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

    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 thousands more children.

    Donate Any Amount

    Child's drawing of the earth in outerpace withthe words "Our World" on top

    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.

St. Jude patient Max

St. Jude patient Max


St. Jude means the life of our child. Our little warrior has been through so much in China, and he definitely needed the best doctors to help him. He needed St. Jude.

Yanin, Max's mom

Card inspired by patient art.

Send a free virtual card to the kids of St. Jude

Choose your favorite card, and write a message to send to patients. 


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