St Jude Seminar 2010
St Jude Seminar 2010
Each year, radio peeps gather in Memphis to learn about the latest in research at the St. Jude Hospital. Country stars lend their status to the cause & partake in tours and visits with the patients. Enjoy our tour of the Target House, one of the locations where patients & their families stay during their visit to the St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
Jo-Jo hangs with STEEL MAGNOLIA. They are the duo that won CMT's Can You Duet! Listen for their song, Keep On Loving You
Jo-Jo & Jewel spend some hang time together...
Have you ever seen the movie ACE VENTURA: PET DETECTIVE? This is the director of that movie, Tom Shadyac.
Shadyac has also been a part of NUTTY PROFESSOR II, PATCH ADAMS....and BRUCE ALMIGHTY
Tom's family has been a part of the St. Jude Hospital for many years. His father was once the CEO, until his passing.
Randy Owen, the lead singer of the group ALABAMA adresses radio personalities during the seminar.
The Brad Paisley room at the Target House in Memphis, Tn.
Check out the chandalier - these are actual guitars!
Brad Paisley & his wife, Kimberly have decorated this room with their personal pictures.
Check out the legs on this table.
This is a glass table, embedded with Brad's guitar picks.
Plaques & guitars adorn the BP Room.
Look at the celebrities that have visited and donated to the Target House. The pictures are a little bit of creativity left behind. Look closely at the bottom to see who designed it.
The Target House's official mascot is the elephant...
It's like a who's who wall of elephants!
The Jonas Brothers are among the celebrities that pitch in to help. The "stage" where the kids sing karaoke is not above everyone else, this way patients in wheelchairs can participate, too!
This is a huge poster/picture inside the dining room & stage area of the Jonas Brothers.
The Target House has 2 bedroom apartments. This is the kids' room.
the master bedroom....
more living area
Tiger Woods has a library inside the Target House.
another angle of the library...
...notice the seats, lower to the ground, so that the kids feel at home...
a Tiger trophy
Vince Gill's wife, Amy Grant has a music room at the Target House.
It is filled with music instruments, including piano, cd's, plaques, and this handwritten song...
Tiger's Patio comes with an outdoor air condition, so that patients are never too hot.
plenty of sitting area
and a play area for the kids. This play ground has a padded area, making it safer for the kids. It also has a cleaner garden area, that doesn't release dirt & other potentially harmful debris into the air that can harm certain patients.