Entries by Jackie

Shop with a Cop!

Our kids got to “Shop with a Cop” for Christmas presents right on our campus! For two days in December, the incredible Women of Metro and Nevada Department of Corrections gathered donations and then delivered the toys, clothes and hygiene products to our campus! St. Jude’s Ranch staff then organized the items in one of […]

11th Annual Night of Lights!

With over 300 people attending, and 25 sponsors, our 11th Annual “Night of Lights” may have been our most successful yet! What a wonderful community event to celebrate the holidays with incredible magicians Lance Burton and Fielding West performing, reindeer games, hayrides, music, food, dancing and, of course, Santa! Thank you to all of our community partners, […]

Lance Burton’s Movie!

Long-time supporter and friend of St. Jude’s Ranch for Children, Magician Lance Burton made a movie that was the winner of the best family film at the 2016 Wild Rose Independent Film Festival!  He along with actors Michael Goudeau, Russ Merlin and Fielding West came to The Ranch Friday night to have a movie night (complete with pizza!) for […]

Women of Metro ROCK!

We just can’t say enough good things about the INCREDIBLE ladies from the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department’s “Women of Metro” and the Nevada Department of Corrections who spent this weekend getting donations–enough to load up TWO buses!–for our children! Toys, bikes, sports equipment–you name it, they got it! Then they delivered everything so our […]

Taffer’s 3rd Annual Gift of Giving!

What an incredible time our kids had when they got to meet the Taffer’s who are teaching them the importance of giving.  Jon and Nicole Taffer (Jon is a board member for St. Jude’s Ranch for Children and hosts his own TV show on Spike TV, Bar Rescue) provide our children with gift cards of […]

Sibling Preservation “Gift of Giving” at the Adventuredome!

50 siblings got to spend time making holiday memories with their brothers and sisters this weekend at the Circus Circus Adventuredome, which has hosted our sibling preservation holiday party for the last six years! The kids enjoyed riding roller coasters and other rides, playing video games, listening to music, eating yummy food and exchanging gifts with their siblings! […]

That’s a Wrap!

Absolutely fantastic show from Win-Win Entertainment to wind up a year of incredible talent and inspiration! Many thanks to all the INCREDIBLE folks at Win-Win and Saturday’s young performers from Positively Arts, who sang beautifully, and to Jacob Weiss from Do Good and Juggle.  Not only did Jacob dazzle our kids and staff with his smooth […]

Kathy Beehn is Our Very Own Angel!

Once again our very own angel and long-time supporter, Kathy Beehn, has made our children smile! This time it was with a fun-filled “Trunk or Treat” sponsored by Kathy’s Angels Foundation, an organization set up by Kathy to benefit our children.  Kathy set up her foundation several years ago to raise money and provide our children with […]

These Guys Worldwide Rocked Our Campus!

The incredibly talented acapella group “These Guys Worldwide” from Win-Win Entertainment usually play at The Paris, but not Saturday, Oct 21st!  They were right here on our campus spending the day entertaining our children with their amazing voices, slick dances moves and and inspirational words of wisdom!  They even brought the microphone out to the audience […]

Dave VS Mahoney Downtown Boogaloo Benefit!

  Can’t thank our dear friends at Fremont Street Experience and CBS Radio for all they did to make the pre-fight party at Slotzilla and the Dave VS Mahoney Downtown Boogaloo Benefit for St. Jude’s Ranch for Children a success! Dave and Mahoney talked us up every morning on their radio show, they did a special […]