St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital celebrates 57 years of service

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital celebrates 57 years of service

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Monday, Feb. 4 marks 57 years of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

The children's hospital was found this day back in 1962.

St Jude Children’s Research Hospital was built for the sole purpose of researching and treating childhood cancer.

The hospital was founded by Danny Thomas, and over five decades, the hospital has been a leader in cancer treatment and prevention.

No parents ever receive a bill for their time at St Jude.

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