About St. Jude Children's Research Hospital TV Commercial, 'Build a Shrine'
In archive footage, Danny Thomas says he will build a shrine for all children, no matter their race or creed. Years later, his daughter Marlo Thomas says her father fulfilled his promise when he built St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Danny believed no child should die at the dawn of life and through his work, the survival rate of cancer has increased from 20 to 80 percent. But he can't do it alone, and asks for your help.