First Lady visits St. Jude, talks about Ukraine humanitarian effort

By , Daily Memphian Updated: March 25, 2022 6:00 PM CT | Published: March 25, 2022 3:21 PM CT

More children with cancer are coming to the city from the Ukraine war zone next week. First Lady Jill Biden made the visit to St. Jude Friday afternoon and talked privately with four children and their families airlifted this past Monday from Poland to Memphis.


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