8 Important Things You Need to Know About St. Jude
Each year, 100.7 XL Country joins with other country radio stations all across the country to show our support for the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
The research done at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is shared freely to better treat childhood cancer. Even though the hospital is in Memphis, the research and protocols are saving lives around the world. One of the unique qualities of St. Jude is that the hospital believes in treating the whole patient. The idea is to let the parents focus on one thing, and that's helping their children get well. You can also help.
By becoming a Partner in Hope for just $19/month, you can help St. Jude continue that life-saving work and help kids at St. Jude fight cancer. Call today! 1-800-343-4077!
Facts About St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
- 81 cents of every dollar received has supported the research & treatment at St. Jude.
- In 1962, the survival rate for acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL), the most common form of childhood cancer, was 4 percent. Today, the survival rate for this once-deadly disease is 94 percent, thanks to the research and protocols developed at St. Jude.
- Treatments invented at St. Jude have helped push the overall childhood cancer survival rate from 20 percent when the hospital opened in 1962 to more than 80 percent today.
Today's biggest country stars have joined the This Shirt Saves Lives campaign to help St. Jude kids. You've seen artists like Dierks Bentley, Kelsea Ballerini, Maren Morris, Sam Hunt, Carly Pearce and so many more wearing the new navy blue t-shirts. When you become a Partner in Hope, you will get your very own t-shirt.
Become a Partner in Hope for only $19 a month. Call 1-800-343-4077.