St. Jude's Research Hospital

Finding cures. Saving children.

About us

  • Inception Date: February 4, 1962 Memphis, Tennessee
  • Need it saw: Lack of research and cancer treatment options for children
  • Founder: Danny Thomas

"Everything St. Jude's does is centered on finding cures and saving children...offer fair wages and still attract top talent."-Anonymous

Impact and change

Yearly impact: St. Jude's provides cancer treatment for kids, increased cancer survival rates, and constant research in cancer.


  • They are the world leaders in cancer research
  • They increased the survival rate of stage 3 cancer to 72%