"Everyone at Univision Radio feels very proud of the encouraging response from the Hispanic community and of the unprecedented support generated during these two days to ensure that no child is turned away from treatment because of cost," said Gary Stone, President and Chief Operating Officer of Univision Radio. "We are honored to be part of St. Jude's mission to bring hope to patients and their families through this effort, which exemplifies Univision's commitment to improve the quality of life in our communities across the nation."
More than 40 stations of the Univision Radio family, the leading Spanish- language radio broadcaster in the United States, supported Promesa y Esperanza, including in Albuquerque, Dallas, El Paso, Fresno, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, McAllen, Miami, New York, San Antonio, San Diego, San Francisco and, for the first time this year, in Puerto Rico. Univision Radio also supported the event through its syndicated radio programming, Recuerdo, RadioCadena Univision, and El Piolin por la Manana, in more than 20 markets.
Opened in 1962, St. Jude freely shares its research findings with hospitals everywhere. St. Jude's International Outreach Program shares its expertise and knowledge with partner countries around the world, including Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, and Venezuela.
About St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
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. Founded by the late entertainer Danny Thomas
and based in Memphis, Tennessee, St. Jude freely shares its discoveries
with scientific and medical communities around the world. No family ever
pays for treatments not covered by insurance, and families without
|SOURCE St. Jude Children's Research Hospital|
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