The mailing address for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105, as of 2015. The hospital can be contacted by a toll-free telephone number listed on its website, and users can enroll for email or text updates concerning hospital information. The St. Jude Children's Research Hospital website has a separate set of contact phone numbers, email addresses and online forms for contacting it about patient admission information.
The entertainer Danny Thomas founded this hospital, which opened its doors in 1962. The facility is designed to ensure all children get the best possible care regardless of their financial or insurance circumstances. The hospital treats children but also conducts cutting-edge research on major childhood diseases and cures. The research center works diligently on cures for childhood cancers in particular. It has developed treatments that have increased the cancer survival rate for children from 20 percent to over 80 percent since it opened.
The facility operates primarily from donations, with over 75 percent of its daily operating budget garnered from public gifts. Users interested in donating to St. Jude Hospital can do so by mailing to the listed mailing address, by phone or through the donation portal on its website.