St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Danny Thomas founded St. Jude with the vision of creating a
research hospital for the Study of catastrophic childhood diseases, where children suffering from cancer and other illnesses would receive world-class care. And he promised that no child would ever be turned away because of race, religion or inability to pay.
True to his word, Danny built St. Jude Children's Hospital.
The 22nd Annual Autumn Wine Tasting in New York City raised more than $544,000 for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, a 30 percent increase over last year's event. During the past 22 years, the event has raised $2.5 million for St. Jude.
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital researchers have identified a promising new triple-drug combination therapy that exploits DNA repair problem in Ewing sarcoma tumors; clinical trials expected to open soon. (Michael Dyer, PhD, Anang Shelat, PhD, Elizabeth Stewart, MD)
The annual Promesa y Esperanza (Promise and Hope) radio event united Hispanic radio communities nationwide and raised more than $439,000 in pledges for St. Jude.
For more than a decade St. Jude Childrenâs Research Hospital has transformed the holiday shopping season into a time of raising awareness and funds for the ongoing battle to end childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases.
St. Jude Childrenâs Research Hospital study finds diet may influence susceptibility to autoinflammatory disease in at-risk individuals by favoring intestinal bacteria that fuel or dampen inflammation. (Thirumala-Devi Kanneganti, PhD)
The Scott Medlock-Robby Krieger Golf Invitational and All-Star Concert in Moorpark, California, raised more than $405,000 for the kids of St. Jude September 22.