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'We found something on his brain’

Mom comforts son, Hudson, through cancer treatment at St. Jude.


El mejor obsequio que recibió esta madre vino de St. Jude

Llegué con mi hijo, Carlos, a St. Jude el 10 de mayo. Era el Día de la Madre en mi tierra natal de El Salvador, un día en que las madres normalmente se despiertan con sonrisas y abrazos de sus hijos. Este era muy diferente.


A Mother’s Day wish fulfilled thanks to St. Jude

I arrived with my son, Carlos, at St. Jude on May 10. It was Mother’s Day in my native land of El Salvador, a day mothers normally wake up to smiles and hugs from their children. This one was very different.


Marlo Thomas’ dedication to St. Jude means keeping her father’s promise

Danny Thomas’ children grew up witnessing their father create the legacy St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. It was a powerful lesson in determination, love, empathy and compassion, taught by example.


St. Jude Thanks and Giving®

Every year, retail and corporate partners, celebrities, media and thousands of supporters across the country give to the annual St. Jude Thanks and Giving® holiday campaign to help the children of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.


Actress Sofia Vergara: St. Jude is doing great work here and around the world

I’ve been supporting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital since 2012 and it’s one of my favorite things to do during the year.


Sofia Vergara: “Juntos podemos salvar vidas”

Estoy orgullosa de las grandes oportunidades laborales que han llegado a mi vida. Pero debo confesar que una de las cosas más lindas que yo hago es apoyar a St. Jude Children's Research Hospital


The moments that cemented Chip and Joanna Gaines’ steadfast support of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

The home improvement duo’s first visit to St. Jude ‘changed us forever.’


What Michael Strahan gets in return for giving to St. Jude teaches him important lessons about life

Since his first visit in 2010, Michael Strahan has been a relentless supporter of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.


"¡Sos mi superhéroe favorito!": Carta de una madre de St. Jude a su hijo

Jean Pierre, quien fue atendido en St. Jude Children's Research Hospital por un tumor cerebral, se graduó de la escuela secundaria este año en Costa Rica. Unos meses después, se mudó a Estados Unidos para cursar la carrera de ingeniería informática en Penn State University.


About Perspectives

About this blog

Having a child diagnosed with cancer changes everything, from a family’s day-to-day life to a survivors’ world view. This blog reflects the unique viewpoints of current patients, their parents and other family members, childhood cancer survivors and the donors and event participants who support our mission to end childhood cancer.