St. Jude Childrens Hospital Announces 'John Rich & Friends Concert'
May 14, 2012 at 10:28 AM (PT)
ST. JUDE CHILDREN’S RESEARCH HOSPITAL has just announced the lineup for the ST. JUDE PRESENTS JOHN RICH & FRIENDS concert on JUNE 5th at the CANNON CENTER in MEMPHIS, TN. Scheduled to perform are JOHN RICH, KELLIE PICKLER, DARIUS RUCKER, JEFF FOXWORTHY and BIG & RICH. The event will kick off the 2012 FEDEX ST. JUDE CLASS golf tournament.
This year, ST. JUDE is celebrating its 50th anniversary, of providing exceptional health care to children who are fighting cancer- all while ensuring that the child family ever pays for treatment.
"The JOHN RICH & FRIENDS concert is an incredible way for us to kick off this year's FEDEX ST. JUDE CLASSIC and celebrate the 50th anniversary od ST. JUDE CHILDREN'S RESEARCH HOSPITAL. This year's tournament is about so much more than golf. We've planned a full week of events for our supporters to enjoy while also helping ST. JUDE continue its mission of finding cures and saving children," said CEO of ALSAC/ST. JUDE CHILDREN'S RESEARCH HOSPITAL, RICHARD SHADYAC JR.
"ST. JUDE CHILDREN'S RESEARCH HOSPITAL holds a very special place in my heart, that's why I'm excited to kick off the FEDEX ST. JUDE CLASSIC with the JOHN RICH & FRIENDS concert. I don't know how you could spend your time any better on this earth than to support something like ST. JUDE. It's truly GOD'S work – taking care of them babies," said RICH.
For more on ST. JUDE and the concert, visit www.stjude.org.