Our founder, Danny Thomas, with a St. Jude patient

Legacy Giving

Build your legacy and help bring St. Jude closer to the day when every precious life can be saved.

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Create a St. Jude legacy

Legacy gifts provide lasting, significant support

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is unlike any other pediatric treatment and research facility. The breakthroughs here have influenced treatments and saved children’s lives around the world.

And families never receive a bill from St. Jude for treatment, travel, housing and food — because all a family should worry about is helping their child live.

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Help St. Jude achieve our mission while creating your legacy. Which plan could work for you?

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Wills and bequests

Wills and bequests

Provide now for a future gift to St. Jude by including a provision in your will or estate plan.

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Charitable gift annuities

Charitable gift annuities

The gift that pays you back. A simple and affordable way to make a significant gift to St. Jude.

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Brick pathway

Dedicate a brick

Engrave and dedicate a brick on the pathway leading to the Kay Research and Care Center.

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Begin planning your gift to St. Jude. Use our gift calculator to get started.

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Donor stories

These St. Jude supporters spent a lifetime giving back.
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Full circle

In 1976, Marget became sick. Now she's giving back to the hospital that saved her life.

From ALSAC to stjude.org/video

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