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St. Jude PLAY LIVE is a charity video game event that raises money and awareness for the kids of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. You can game solo or as a team, online or off, and earn exclusive prizes and service hours while you play.

St. Jude PLAY LIVE helps raise funds to support the lifesaving mission of St. Jude, where no family ever receives a bill for treatment, travel, housing or food. St. Jude freely shares its groundbreaking discoveries, and every child saved at St. Jude means doctors and scientists can use that knowledge to save thousands more children around the world.

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About St. Jude

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is leading the way the world understands, treats and cures childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases. St. Jude has treated children from all 50 states and from around the world. St. Jude has the world’s best survival rates for the most aggressive childhood cancers, and treatments invented at St. Jude have helped push the overall childhood cancer survival rate from 20 percent to 80 percent since we opened more than 50 years ago. St. Jude is working to drive the overall survival rate for childhood cancer to 90 percent in the next decade. St. Jude won’t stop until no child dies from cancer.

St. Jude PLAY LIVE is powered by

We’re proud to be partnered with GameStop, the number one gaming destination that delivers power to the players. By participating in St. Jude PLAY LIVE, you are eligible to win a variety of amazing GameStop prizes — from gift cards to keep your library stocked with the latest PC and console titles to next-gen consoles and even trips to the GameStop 2015 EXPO. Game on!

Find out more on our Prizes page.

We have 20 amazing DXRacer chairs, exclusively co-branded with St. Jude PLAY LIVE for our 2015 prize season, never to be available again. Do you have what it takes to claim one for yourself?

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Light up the night and lead the way so all other fundraisers can follow with a full set of CHROMA peripherals from Razer. Are you going to be the first to bring light to darkness?

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Origin PC is looking for leaders who are willing to work hard, take risks and fight for their teams. If you think that you fit that bill, they might just reward you with a one-of-a-kind custom PC.

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Can't play during the week? Don't worry, Steel Series has you covered. They're giving a prize bundle each weekend for those weekend warriors that fight for the kids of St. Jude.

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The Purple Hoodie Challenge

The ultra-rare Twitch/St. Jude PLAY LIVE hoodie is back for 2015. And this year, there are no limits.

How do you earn one? Sign up for St. Jude PLAY LIVE and earn 500 points spreading the word and raising money for the kids of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Earn your place amongst the best of the best and you'll have the threads to prove it.

Blizzard in the Summer is Back

BlizzCon 2015 is sold out. But we've got your way in to one of the biggest events in gaming. This Memorial Day Weekend, Blizzard in the Summer is coming back, and the top fundraisers are going to earn their way to BlizzCon in person and virtually.

Find out more on our Prize page.

Play games. Raise money. Get service hours.

Use your skills to help a St. Jude kid get to the next level. When you register as a Service Hour participant, you'll earn 10 academic service hours for every $100 you raise. Play your favorite game, stream it and fundraise. It’s that easy to be a champion to a St. Jude kid. You can do it all from your couch.

Spread the word. Recruit your team. Win prizes.

Every day of the prize season, St. Jude PLAY LIVE participants will find a new message to share to Facebook and Twitter in their Fundraising Center. They will earn points by sharing those messages, recruiting PLAY LIVE participants and more. The bigger your point total, the bigger the payoff.

Visit our Prizes page to learn more

How do I play?

  • Spread the Word

    Reach out to family and friends for support.

  • Play Games

    Play your favorite games solo, as a team, online or off.

  • Raise Money

    Help the kids of St. Jude and earn awesome prizes.

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