Tri Delta is proud to announce the completion of its
$15 million fundraising goal for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. The original campaign, which began in July
2010, was to raise $15 million in 5 years to support the Specialty
Clinic at the hospital. And we are
excited to report that the goal was completed two years ahead of schedule.
On Saturday, Feb.1, more than 350 Tri Delta members
and St. Jude staff celebrated this huge milestone together in Memphis, Tenn.,
as part of the 2014 St. Jude Leadership Weekend.
The partnership between Tri Delta and St. Jude Children's
Research Hospital has seen extreme growth over the past 15 years. Since officially naming St. Jude as our
national philanthropic partner in 1999, Tri Delta has raised move than $27
This partnership has proven that together we can accomplish
big things. We are making childhood
moments possible for kids around the world through the lifesaving mission that
St. Jude eagerly tackles each and every day.
See photos from the weekend on our Facebook page
"We are so excited for the next step in our
relationship with St. Jude," said Fraternity President Phyllis Durbin Grissom,
. "It's an exciting
time for Tri Delta, and our members are as dedicated as ever to helping the
kids of St. Jude." Southern Methodist
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View the official press release
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