Each day from November 23 to 27, we will share a story of triumph —a story that is possible because of people like you. These inspiring tales of courage and strength kick off the St. Jude Thanks and Giving campaign. Created in 2004 by Marlo, Terre and Tony Thomas — children of St. Jude founder Danny Thomas — the St. Jude Thanks and Giving campaign has grown into an annual holiday tradition, thanks to tremendous public support.
Please watch and share the TODAY show videos below.
A skilled running back
St. Jude patient Oni and his mom arrived at St. Jude during the COVID-19 pandemic. He is passionate about football, but he hasn't let his brain tumor slow him down.
Tuesday, Nov. 24
The stepsisters’ story
Natalie and Olivia never imagined they would be sisters, or that their friendship would eventually lead them to face the same type of cancer, in the same leg, only weeks apart.
Wednesday, Nov. 25
Thursday, Nov. 26
Two patients celebrate 'no more chemo'
St. Jude patients Sparrow and Brecken both finished their cancer treatment during the pandemic, and the TODAY show hosts wanted to celebrate with them by throwing a virtual No More Chemo party.
Friday, Nov. 27