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Kmart partners with St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®

Kmart Raises $17.5 Million for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® – Among the Largest St. Jude Thanks and Giving® Campaign Donations Ever.

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Kmart St. Jude Life Center

Kmart’s Shop Your Way® members and customers donated $17.5 million to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital® Thanks and Giving® campaign throughout the 2014 holiday season. To celebrate the more than $76.7 million Kmart has donated since 2006, St. Jude named a facility at the Memphis campus the ”Kmart St. Jude Life Center,” in the company’s honor. The center helps patients stay healthy after active treatment ends.

St. Jude & Kmart - A Thanks and Giving Story

This is just one of the many inspiring stories coming from St. Jude

Children’s Research Hospital, made possible by the generous donations of

Kmart members, customers and associates. Become a part of stories like

Hailey’s when you give to St. Jude



St. Jude Holiday Toys Shopping Spree

St. Jude patient Mary Browder, age 11, and St. Jude National Outreach Director Marlo Thomas

pick out Kmart Fab 15 toys and more while on a shopping spree at a New York Kmart.

The pair picked out more than $10,000 worth of toys, which were donated to the hospital by Kmart.

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Marlo and Mary Browder on a dream toys

shopping trip for the kids of St. Jude.


An exclusive one-on-one with Marlo Thomas

– hear the story behind St. Jude.



St. Jude & Kmart - Partners in Advancing Cures

With the support of Kmart and its shoppers,

St. Jude is able to continue providing care and treatment of sick children from around the world. 

Enjoy this special message from Marlo Thomas on how giving means saving lives.


*100% of donations at Kmart benefit St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, a not-for-profit,

501(c)(3) organization which seeks to advance cures and means of pediatric catastrophic diseases through research and treatment.

Donations to St. Jude are tax deductible as allowed by law. For more information on St. Jude visit STJUDE.ORG.