Why St. Jude
Finding Cures. Saving Children.
By supporting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, you’re helping BEAT CHILDHOOD CANCER and other life-threatening diseases. Because of your donations, families will never receive a bill for treatment. They also won’t have to pay for travel, housing, or food while in Memphis. This ensures, the families of the patients only have one worry… Helping their child live!
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital opened in 1962. The survival rate of childhood cancer was only 20%. Since the opening of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital the survival rate has soared to 80%! But that’s not good enough. The teams for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, won’t stop until the survival rate is 100% and no child dies from cancer!
So, who gets the benefits of the research at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital? Children battling cancer across the world can benefit! St. Jude shares its research with other doctors and scientists worldwide for FREE!
It will cost $1 Billion for St. Jude to operate, this year. That’s over $2 Million a day! 75% of that comes from donors like you and every little bit helps.