June 4, 2018
ST JUDE DID IT AGAIN
ANOTHER SUCCESSFUL ST. JUDE GOLD LUNCHEON
Another Record breaking St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Second Annual Gold Luncheon. (Chairs) Sneha Merchant and Brigitte Kalai, organized the event to raise funds and was joined by fashion designers and city’s prestigious families, all together to support and celebrate the lifesaving mission of St. Jude.
The 2018 event was a complete success and for second time guests enjoyed an exclusive fashion show produced by Angel Woolsey with models from the Page Parkes with the latest collections of Nha Khanh and Mysterious by NPN.
Launched in 2017, St. Jude Annual Gold Luncheon has raised thousands forSt. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. “Families never receive a bill from St. Jude for treatment, travel, housing or food – because all a family should worry about is helping their child live.” Said Janet Padilla | Sr. Bilingual Regional Development Representative to FirstClass TV in 2017.
Honoree Families: Rob and Amy Pierce, Dr. Charles and Tammie Johnson, Keith and Shawntell McWilliams and Yasmine Haddad and Family. Committee: Audra Jain, Elisa Garnica, Ismael Peñaloza, Pilar Martinez, Zeb Mamsa.
About St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is leading the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases. It is the only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center devoted solely to children. Treatments invented at St. Jude have helped push the overall childhood cancer survival rate from 20 percent to 80 percent since the hospital opened more than 50 years ago. St. Jude is working to drive the overall survival rate for childhood cancer to 90 percent, and we won’t stop until no child dies from cancer. St. Jude freely shares the discoveries it makes, and every child saved at St. Jude means doctors and scientists worldwide can use that knowledge to save thousands more children. Families never receive a bill from St. Jude for treatment, travel, housing or food – because all a family should worry about is helping their child live. Join the St. Jude mission by visiting stjude.org, liking St. Jude on Facebook (facebook.com/stjude) and following us on Twitter (@stjude).