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Jun 25, 2020, 18:19 ET Gaming Community Expo (GCX) raises more than $6 million for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

The 2020 Gaming Community Expo (GCX) charity marathons, which brought together content creators on Twitch, Facebook and Mixer, wrapped up with a...


Jun 23, 2020, 09:00 ET St. Jude JAM on June 30 launches pre-event auction online for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Now through June 30, online bidding is open for an auction affiliated with the St. Jude JAM Presented by Delta Dental and InnerWorkings, a virtual...


Jun 17, 2020, 14:21 ET Adriene Mishler to host livestream for International Yoga Day benefiting St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Internationally recognized yoga teacher Adriene Mishler of Yoga With Adriene (YWA) will host a livestream Saturday, June 20, to support families...


Jun 12, 2020, 12:57 ET Gospel, R&B artists to lend voices for World Sickle Cell Day livestream on June 18 for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Several gospel and R&B artists are lending their voices for a livestream on World Sickle Cell Day to raise awareness and support for St. Jude...


Jun 09, 2020, 09:00 ET St. Jude Children's Research Hospital announces virtual summer concert event, St. Jude JAM presented by Delta Dental of Tennessee and InnerWorkings

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® today announced details for the 2020 St. Jude JAM presented by Delta Dental of Tennessee and InnerWorkings....


Jun 08, 2020, 11:34 ET Gaming broadcasters celebrate $26.3 million raised for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, achieve 2020 fundraising goal early

During a record fundraising year, the gaming community is celebrating $26.3 million raised since the inception of St. Jude PLAY LIVE, the video game...


May 18, 2020, 09:00 ET St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and Zach Sang present "Prom from Home" on May 22

Starting with a pre-show at 6 p.m. ET, on Friday, May 22, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® and YouTube personality Zach Sang will present Prom...


May 01, 2020, 14:33 ET Celebrities and influencers unite for "Take 5 Together #forStJude" on May 5 for #GivingTuesdayNow

For #GivingTuesdayNow on Tuesday, May 5, the general public is invited to a livestream event from 1-5 p.m. CST to "Take 5 Together #forStJude" and...


Apr 28, 2020, 10:12 ET St. Jude Heroes unite virtually to celebrate raising more than $1 million in fight against childhood cancer, other life-threatening diseases

Although they could not gather in person, thousands of St. Jude Heroes® across the country who planned to participate in the St. Jude Rock 'n' Roll...


Apr 23, 2020, 09:00 ET St. Jude Children's Research Hospital patient Fletcher announces Round 1 selection during 2020 NFL Draft

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® patient Fletcher will be a special "virtual" guest of the National Football League (NFL) when he announces the ...


Mar 26, 2020, 18:54 ET St. Jude Inspire shares new heartwarming acts of humanity on 'Inspired by Your Kindness' blog

So often the recipient of acts of kindness, generosity, thoughtful words and support from around the world, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital®...


Mar 17, 2020, 18:33 ET Urban Radio Cares for St. Jude Kids engages and unites national audience for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Urban One's 12th annual fundraising broadcast to benefit patients battling cancer and other life-threatening diseases raised more than $1.5 million...


Feb 24, 2020, 09:00 ET Rich Eisen announces 2020 Run Rich Run campaign, benefitting St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

NFL Network and DIRECTV AUDIENCE Network personality Rich Eisen has issued a social media challenge to join his 2020 Run Rich Run fundraising...


Feb 23, 2020, 12:14 ET St. Jude Children's Research Hospital tops off Black History Month by honoring basketball legend Penny Hardaway, Dr. Trevor K. Thompson at 5th annual St. Jude Spirit of the Dream

During the 5th annual St. Jude Spirit of the Dream, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® honored Penny Hardaway with the Spirit of the Dream Award, ...


Feb 07, 2020, 17:01 ET Sofia Vergara hosts record crowd at LA Art Show's patron reception for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Actor, comedian and producer Sofia Vergara drew a record crowd to the Los Angeles Convention Center during opening night of the LA Art Show on...


Feb 04, 2020, 16:52 ET Jim Kelly, Pro Football Hall of Fame quarterback, receives prestigious Pat Summerall Award at Legends for Charity®

Jim Kelly, the Pro Football Hall of Fame Buffalo Bills quarterback who led his team to four Super Bowls, was honored with the prestigious Pat...


Jan 19, 2020, 01:08 ET Brad Paisley makes surprise appearance, performs at Country Cares for St. Jude Kids

Critically acclaimed singer, songwriter and longtime St. Jude supporter Brad Paisley made a surprise appearance on Saturday night in front of more...


Jan 18, 2020, 11:51 ET Multi-Platinum group Lady Antebellum honored with Angels Among Us award by St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

During the celebration of the 31st year of Country Cares for St. Jude Kids, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® announced seven-time Grammy...


Jan 07, 2020, 09:00 ET Legends for Charity® will honor Jim Kelly, Pro Football Hall of Fame Buffalo Bills quarterback, with prestigious Pat Summerall Award during Super Bowl LIV Week

Jim Kelly, the Pro Football Hall of Fame Buffalo Bills quarterback who led his team to four Super Bowls will be honored with the coveted Pat...


Dec 23, 2019, 08:00 ET DrLupo raises more than $2.3 million for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital during 24-hour livestream

Gaming professional DrLupo raised more than $2.3 million in his second annual 24-hour livestream today to support St. Jude Children's Research...


Dec 16, 2019, 15:33 ET Abed Abdo named Chief Financial Officer of ALSAC, the fundraising and awareness organization for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

ALSAC, the fundraising and awareness organization for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital®, has announced that Abed Abdo has joined its team as...


Dec 13, 2019, 18:20 ET St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® y Univision unen fuerzas para recaudar $4.7M durante su radiomaratón nacional - Promesa y Esperanza®

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® junto a 15 distintos mercados de radio de Uforia Audio de Univision, recaudaron $4.7 millones durante el...


Dec 13, 2019, 17:40 ET St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® and Univision Join Forces to Raise $4.7M during National Promesa y Esperanza® Radio Event

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® together with Univision radio stations across 15 media markets raised $4.7 million dollars during this year's...


Dec 13, 2019, 08:00 ET $12 million raised to battle childhood cancer, other life-threatening diseases

This year, 26,000 participants from all 50 states and 17 foreign countries gathered in the Bluff City alongside 40,000 spectators for the 18th annual ...


Dec 06, 2019, 13:25 ET Dedicated fundraiser receives St. Jude Hero Among Us award during 18th annual St. Jude Memphis Marathon® Weekend

To help kick off the 18th annual St. Jude Memphis Marathon® Weekend, Sue Kessler was recognized as the recipient of this year's St. Jude Hero Among...