FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Dec. 19, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In its 23rd year as a continuing partner of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital®, National Beverage Corp. (NASDAQ:FIZZ), asks all to join its mission to supply hope for children stricken by life-threatening diseases.
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Since its founding by Danny Thomas in 1962, St. Jude leads the world in caring, treating and defeating childhood cancer and other life-threatening diseases. No child is denied treatment by St. Jude based on a family's ability to pay.
"Hope is not something one can place a value on - but without hope . . . value is meaningless!" stated Nick A. Caporella, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "St. Jude delivers miracles - and hope - to children around the world - each and every day! National Beverage pledges our unconditional support to these deserving children and their grateful families - and we implore all to join us in our treasured responsibility of providing a hope-filled ‘future' to the children of St. Jude. To witness the pioneering research and precious lives St. Jude Children's Research Hospital has saved these past decades . . . is the most rewarding holiday gift of all," concluded Caporella.
To further support St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in its lifesaving mission and to promote donations, National Beverage has placed a full-page ad in USA Today. Our prayer is that all who read this ad will contribute generously to the miraculous work of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Donations may be made online at www.stnicks4stjude.com or by calling 1-800-4STJUDE.
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