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2011-01-20 08:09:00

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Jan. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- St. Jude Children's Research Hospital has been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as one of the "100 Best Companies to Work For." This is the first year St. Jude has been included in the publication's annual list. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110120/DC33176) "St. Jude employees rank pride in the hospital's mission--finding cures, saving children--as one of the top reasons St. Jude is a great place to work," said Dr....

2011-01-10 10:07:00

Dwyane Wade, Dwight Howard and David Lee team up with returning ambassadors Kevin Love, Pau Gasol, Rudy Gay, Steve Blake and Coach George Karl to support St. Jude MEMPHIS, Tenn., Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- NBA stars Dwyane Wade, Dwight Howard and David Lee are teaming up with other top players around the league for the annual Hoops for St. Jude fundraising campaign benefiting St. Jude Children's Research Hospital®. Returning ambassadors Pau Gasol, Rudy Gay,...

2011-01-06 12:27:00

Fans can support St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® while enjoying the big game MEMPHIS, Tenn., Jan. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As excitement mounts for Super Bowl® XLV on Feb. 6, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is calling on football fans across the country to help tackle childhood cancer by participating in Game Day. Give Back.(TM), a program that encourages fans to celebrate the culmination of the football season by combining their...

2010-11-24 11:03:00

Give thanks. Walk.(TM) event breaks record with $2.2 million raised MEMPHIS, Tenn., Nov. 24, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On Nov. 20, more than 22,000 people came out in 63 cities across the country to kick off the holiday season by participating in the third annual Give thanks. Walk., a 5k walk that raised $2.2 million to support St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, the nation's top children's cancer hospital. In just its third year, the event expanded into more than 20 new markets...

2010-11-11 14:00:00

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Nov. 11, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Domino's Pizza (NYSE: DPZ), the recognized world leader in pizza delivery, is gearing up to raise "dough" for the kids of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital during its 7th annual Thanks and Giving® campaign. Starting on Nov. 14, Domino's customers will have the opportunity to make a donation at the point of purchase to benefit the children of St. Jude. Donations can be made when ordering over the phone, in stores or online...

2010-11-11 12:00:00

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Nov. 11, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The must-have tween accessory of 2010--the collectible rubber bracelet helped Chili's® Grill & Bar raise $5.6 million for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® this year. $1 from each $3, five-pack of chili pepper-shaped wrist bands sold benefited Chili's annual fundraiser to St. Jude, the nation's top ranked children's cancer hospital. The wrist bands proved so popular that they sold out in restaurants...

2010-10-27 09:23:00

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Davidson Media Group (DMG) and its partner radio stations around the country recently held the 3rd annual Promesa y Esperanza (Promise and Hope) radiothon raising $533,201 in cash and pledges for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital®. Held on Thursday, October 7 and Friday, October 8, the two-day radiothon was broadcasted in Charlotte and Durham, N.C., Kansas City, K.S., Louisville, K.Y., Minneapolis, Nashville, Tenn.,...

2010-10-07 08:43:00

Third annual national walk to be held in more than 60 cities nationwide benefiting St. Jude MEMPHIS, Tenn., Oct. 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- To help kick off the season of giving, the third annual Give thanks. Walk.(TM) will be held Saturday, November 20, in more than 60 cities nationwide including Los Angeles, New York City, Houston, Washington, D.C. and Chicago. All events benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital®, the nation's top children's cancer hospital....

2010-10-06 09:00:00

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- More than a dozen Spanish language radio stations across the country will participate in the Promesa y Esperanza (Promise and Hope) radiothon on October 7th and 8th, benefiting St. Jude Children's Research Hospital®, one of the world's premier pediatric cancer research centers. Radio listeners in cities like Philadelphia, Charlotte, New Orleans, Providence, Minneapolis, and Kansas City can support St. Jude in its fight against...

2010-10-05 09:38:00

Jennifer Aniston, Robin Williams, Morgan Freeman and Luis Fonsi return in annual Thanks and Giving® TV Spots Keith Urban and Lady Antebellum record national radio spots for holiday campaign Thanks and Giving campaign kicks off Thanksgiving Week and runs through the end of 2010 NEW YORK, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Celebrities from film, sports, television and music have donated their time and talents to support the 2010 Thanks and Giving®...


Word of the Day
omadhaun
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.