Groundbreaking for inaugural St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway is April 19
(San Antonio, TX) -- (April 12, 2011) -- Representatives from Stadler Custom Homes, along with patients of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, will break ground for the inaugural St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway in San Antonio on April 19, 2011 at 4:00 p.m.
Located in the Cresta Bella community, the St. Jude Dream Home will be valued at approximately $500,000. Beginning Tuesday, August 9, 2011, a limited number of chances to win the St. Jude Dream Home house and other prizes will go on sale for $100 each.
Other sponsors of the St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway include KENS 5, KJ-97, San Antonio Magazine and Ashley Furniture Homestore. For more information about the St. Jude Dream Home giveaway, call 1(800) 667-3578 or visit www.dreamhome.org .
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital is internationally recognized for its pioneering work in finding cures and saving children with cancer and other catastrophic diseases. St. Jude is the first and only pediatric cancer center to be designated as a Comprehensive Cancer Center by the National Cancer Institute. Founded by late entertainer Danny Thomas and based in Memphis, Tenn., St. Jude freely shares its discoveries with scientific and medical communities around the world. St. Jude is the only pediatric cancer research center where families never pay for treatment not covered by insurance. No child is ever denied treatment because of the family's inability to pay. St. Jude is financially supported by ALSAC, its fundraising organization. St. Jude was named the nation's top children's cancer hospital in the 2010-11 Best Children's Hospitals rankings published by U.S. News & World Report. For more information, go to www.stjude.org .