UPDATE: WKRG News 5 thanks everyone who helped make the 2022 Joy of Life Telethon a great success. Together, we raised more than $2,000, all of which goes directly to St. Jude Children’s Hospital mission to treat, prevent and advance cures for catastrophic pediatric disease.

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is a leader in treating, preventing and advancing cures for catastrophic pediatric disease. Joy of Life on the Gulf Coast is a nonprofit formed in 2013 to benefit St. Jude. Now WKRG News 5 is teaming up with Joy of Life to advance their mission.

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Call to donate: 800-438-2195

For every donation/pledge to St Jude that meets or exceeds $150 dollars, you will also receive two tickets to the 9th Annual JOL Mardi Gras Ball on January 28 in Daphne. For every $1000, you will receive a table for 10 at the Ball. And for every $5000, you will receive a float in the 5th Annual Mardi Gras Parade in Downtown Mobile on February 18.

Join WKRG News 5 for our Joy of Life Telethon on September 21. We will be live in newscasts throughout the day raising money to support the efforts of St. Jude’s Research Hospital.

We will update this story with more information as we get closer to the telethon.

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