Thursday, November 20, 2014
Hillary Rodham Clinton attended a ribbon cutting ceremony for the opening of the Marlo Thomas Center for Global Education and Collaboration, a new building on the St. Jude campus in Memphis, Tennessee. The new building was dedicated in a ceremony during which Clinton was the featured speaker. During her speech, Clinton announced that Marlo Thomas, St. Jude spokesperson and daughter of St. Jude founder Danny Thomas, will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom early next week. The event was also attended by Tony Thomas, Richard Shadyac, president and CEO of ALSAC and James Downing, president and CEO of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
A video from today’s event is not currently available.
News and Image Source: Memphis Business Journal