St. Jude patient Tony, age 1, blood cancer, with his dad, Antonio

Invest in the future of kids like Tony

When you support St. Jude this holiday season, you are helping accelerate progress and transform research and treatment for children battling cancer and other life-threatening diseases in the U.S. and around the world. 

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Year-end giving at St. Jude

You can bring hope to St. Jude patients and families, like Kora’s, this holiday season. Your outright gift has an immediate impact on the children of St. Jude and may provide you with tax benefits. To make your cash or check donation, call us at (800) 395-1087 by December 31, or donate online.


Other year-end gifts that make an impact:

Donor advised funds

You can recommend a year-end gift through your donor advised fund by calling your fund manager to recommend a grant, or log in to your fund and make a grant online.

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If you're 70 ½ or older, you can contribute to St. Jude from your IRA. For more information, call us at (800) 395-4341, or have your IRA administrator use our sample letter. As always, please consult your advisors to determine if this type of gift is right for you.

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Gifts of stock

Your financial advisor can explain the possible tax benefits of a stock gift. When giving a gift of stock, please fill out our transfer form so we can properly acknowledge your gift for tax purposes, or call us at (800) 395-4341.

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Bricks on the Pathway to Hope

Leave your mark on the St. Jude campus while helping us fight childhood cancer. Bricks on the Pathway to Hope, leading to our new research and care center, range in price from $1,000 to $4,500.

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Questions? A personal St. Jude representative can help.
Call us at (800) 395-4341, or contact us online.


Your support in action

  1. Help provide one platelet transfusion.

    During chemotherapy, the platelet count of patients can drop to dangerously low levels so platelet transfusions are essential for treatment.

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  2. Help cover the cost of two chest X-rays for a St. Jude patient.

    Doctors use X-rays to help diagnose and monitor a patient’s treatment.

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  3. Help cover the cost of a week of oxygen for a St. Jude patient.

    During treatment, St. Jude patients may need oxygen to help their bodies function properly and aid in healing.

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    St. Jude patient Joanna

  4. Help provide an ultrasound study used to diagnose and monitor disease and treatment.

    An ultrasound study is among the diagnostic imaging tests that doctors use to diagnose and monitor disease and treatment.

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  5. Help cover the daily cost of an ICU room.

    The Intensive Care Unit at St. Jude has twice been recognized with the Beacon Award for Critical Care Excellence given by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses. In 2009, the St. Jude ICU became Tennessee’s first ICU to win the honor.

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    St. Jude patient Raniya with nursing staff member

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.  The cost of each item or service is an approximation, and will vary based on actual costs incurred and individual patient needs.  Your donation will be used for the general operating needs of St. Jude, where no family ever receives a bill for treatment, lodging, travel or food.




Your gift goes beyond St. Jude

As a leading supporter of St. Jude, you can become part of our vision to end childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases around the world. All discoveries made by St. Jude are freely shared with doctors and researchers, exponentially increasing the impact of your gift.


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