Evening Under the Stars Party and Golf Classic for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®
to support children battling cancer, other life-threatening diseases
NFL Pro Football Hall of Fame Star Tim Brownand his wife Sherice announced as Honorees
DALLAS (September 22nd, 2018) – Registration is open for this year’s St. Jude Evening Under the Stars Party and Golf Classic on Saturday, Nov. 3, and Monday, Nov. 5, to benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital®, which is leading the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases.
More than 1,100 guests are anticipated to attend the festivities hosted by event chairs Holly and Doug Brooks and emceed by Scott Murray of Murray Media. Events like this help ensure 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. Last year’s events raised more than $1.68 million for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
“Holly and I feel privileged to chair the 2018 St. Jude Evening Under the Stars Party and Golf Classic on November 3rd and 5th”, Doug Brooks said. “St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital leads the world in the research and treatment of pediatric cancer and freely shares all discoveries. The North Texas community came out in record numbers to support us last year and we anticipate a remarkable and inspirational weekend again this year.”
The dinner event will take place at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 3, at the Omni Dallas Hotel. Co-chaired by Cindy and Charlie Feld, the evening program will celebrate the efforts of NFL Pro Football Hall of Fame star Tim Brown and his wife Sherice. There will be a cocktail reception, silent and live auctions, and entertainment by the Ice House Band. Individual tickets are $250 and sponsorship opportunities are available for a limited time.
Tee time for the golf scramble is at noon on Monday, Nov. 5at Stonebriar Country Clubon 5050 Country Club Drive in Frisco, Texas. Co-chaired by Joe Haggar III and Lou Grabowsky, the event will begin with lunch at 10:30 a.m. and conclude with a cocktail reception and awards ceremony. Register as individuals or in foursomes for $500 per person.
Preparations for the St. Jude Evening Under the Stars Party and Golf Classicare underway, but it is not too late to volunteer to help. St. Jude hosted a kickoff event for hundreds of guests to launch the fundraising festivities on May 31stat Samuel Lynne Galleries inthe Dallas Design District. Photos are available upon request.
Special thanks to presenting sponsor T-Mobile, operated by Amtel, LLC, Legacy Sponsors Janet and Tom Whitener, and title sponsors 7-Eleven, Inc., Chili’s Grill & Bar, and Jani-King International, Inc.
For more information about registration, tables, sponsorships and auction items, visitstjude.org/dallaseventsor contact Jayna Nance Parish at Jayna.Parish@stjude.orgor (972) 812-7100.
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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 won’t stop working 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).