How long is the St Jude run?
100 Mile Run Challenge*
How many states have St Jude Walk Run?
In a remarkable display of unity, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital supporters from all 50 states and Puerto Rico have registered for the event.
What is St Jude’s Walk?
Jude Walk/Run during Childhood Cancer Awareness Month to raise money for childhood cancer research and the kids of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, where families never receive a bill for anything.
How much does it cost to run St Jude?
The daily operating cost of St. Jude is $2.2 million. Approximately 75% of the costs of St. Jude are covered by public contributions.
How many miles is 10K run?
A 10K race, which is 6.2 miles, is ideal for experienced runners who are looking for more of a challenge.
How do you do a virtual walk fundraiser?
7 Tips for Creating a Virtual Run/Walk
- Expand the Walk/Run’s Length & Duration.
- Promote the Run/Walk Outside of Your Local Area.
- Send Swag Items.
- Offer Discounts for Your Next Event.
- Incorporate Peer-to-Peer Fundraising.
- Live Stream the Event.
- Utilize Social Media.
Is St. Jude’s really free?
Jude shares all its discoveries freely with the world. All patients accepted for St. Jude treatment receive care whether or not they or their families can pay for it. Jude to pay for treatments, copayments, deductibles, coinsurance, and any other costs your insurance does not cover.
What percentage of donations actually go to St. Jude’s?
Jude must be raised from generous donors. In addition, we also receive some revenue from insurance recoveries, research grant funding and returns on our investments. When you look at total revenue, ALSAC and St. Jude are proud that 82 cents of every dollar received has gone to support patients and research at St.