Frequently asked questions

Learn more about plaque donations, which uplift patients and their families on the St. Jude campus.

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

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


Questions about plaque dedications

How long will it take for my plaque to be installed?

Plaques are produced and installed as ordered. The entire process generally takes about two to three months.

Will I see a proof of my plaque before it is produced?

Yes. After your order is placed you will receive a proof via email in about two to three weeks.

Will I receive a photo of my plaque after it is installed?

Yes. When the plaque has been installed at St. Jude, you will receive information about its exact location, with a certificate and photos of your plaque.

I represent an estate/trust. Can I receive recognition for the estate/trust?

Yes, the Danny Thomas Legacy Wall on the St. Jude campus was designed specifically to honor donors who make gifts through their estate plans.

Please contact us at or 1 (800) 395-1087 to be included on the Legacy Wall. All plaques listed on this site are for purchase online.

Can I purchase a room or named space inside the hospital?

Yes, there are named spaces available for purchase. Please call or email us for information and availability at 1 (800) 876-5104 or

Can I make my plaque dedication in Spanish?

Yes, plaques in the Spanish language are available. If you are interested in dedicating a plaque in Spanish, please call 1 (800) 877-4159.


Other dedication options



Recognition Walls

1 (800) 876-5104