St. Jude Dream Home, Topeka The Dream Home to benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is under construction in West Topeka. Angie Fairbanks, ESA for St. Jude Junior Coordinator, represented ESA at the groundbreaking on Tuesday, January 9. Epsilon Eta members Fairbanks, Sharon Groff, and Jackie Engelken were in attendance. The kick-off for ticket sales will be April 5, 2018, at KSNT studios, Topeka. Open House viewing will start on May 10 and continue through June 13 (Saturdays, 9am-5pm, and Sundays, 12pm-5pm). Live drawing will be held June 14. Epsilon Eta members, Jackie Engelken, Sharon Groff, and Joy Thornbrugh will organize volunteers for ticket sales and Dream Home docents. Please contact Joy to volunteer for this exciting opportunity to support St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
Epsilon Eta Chapter attended the ground breaking for our second Dream Home in the state. (L to right) Sharon Groff, Angie Fairbanks, and Jacque Engelken.
WE HAVE A NEW CHAPTER - PI RHO!!! CHARTERED JANUARY 13 IN OVERLAND PARK. These women are congratulated for their efforts in membership growth in Kansas. See the picture below in "what's happening in Kansas"
ON LINE PAYMENT & REGISTRATION FOR BOARD MEETINGS! Go to the Calendar of Events page to find out how you can use this new tool to register for board meetings. FYI ... THE COST OF USING THE ON-LINE OPTION IS NO MORE THAN THE COST OF A POSTAGE STAMP.
KANSAS COUNCIL, DISTRICTS & CHAPTERS AT WORK Here is what is happening in Kansas
The third DREAM HOME broke ground in August 2017 - Kansas ESA hopes to surpass $1 million this year for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is leading the way the world understands, treats and defeats childhood cancer and other deadly diseases. 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, and we won’t stop until no child dies from cancer. St. Jude freely shares the discoveries we make, and every child saved at St. Jude means doctors and scientists worldwide can use that knowledge to save thousands more children. Families never receive a bill from St. Jude for treatment, travel, housing and food – because all a family should worry about is helping their child live. Join the St. Jude mission by visiting stjude.org or following St. Jude on facebook.com/stjude and twitter.com/stjude.
ESA for ST. JUDE!
ESA has surpassed the $200 million mark in money earned for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.