Latest St. Jude Stories

2011-01-26 10:30:00

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Jan. 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Univision Radio will participate in the Promesa y Esperanza (Promise and Hope) radiothon on February 3rd and 4th, benefiting St. Jude Children's Research Hospital®, the nation's top children's cancer hospital, for the 14th consecutive year.

2011-01-24 15:02:00

Kmart, CVS/pharmacy, Dick's Sporting Goods, Williams-Sonoma, Inc., Sterling Jewelers Inc. and their holiday shoppers' generosity help save children's lives MEMPHIS, Tenn., Jan. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- St.

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.

2011-01-18 15:17:55

A collaborative project between researchers at the Trudeau Institute and their colleagues at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, Tenn., offers new insights that may lead to an improved strategy to protect against the influenza virus and other viruses that infect the respiratory tract.

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.

2010-11-22 08:00:00

BELLEVUE, Wash., Nov. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Expedia.com®, the world's leading online travel agency, announced today that it will support the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Thanks and Giving campaign this holiday season.

2010-11-16 10:14:00

In time for this year's Great American Smokeout, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital expands its smoking cessation efforts by offering free counseling and nicotine replacement therapy to survivors of childhood or adult-onset cancer MEMPHIS, Tenn., Nov.

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.

2010-11-03 11:06:00

HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Nov. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Kmart is helping bring smiles to thousands of children this holiday season through its continued support of the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital Thanks and Giving campaign.

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.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.