Committed to the philosophy of service over self, and leading by example, 17-year-old Julia Gilmore proudly provides hope and smiles to hospitalized children and their families as a volunteer for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and the Ronald McDonald House. Julia also provides countless hours of service to many organizations that benefit children.
Gilmore Giving Tree
Rooted in Kindness, Branching out with Service.
As a dedicated fundraiser who’s passionate about improving the lives of the inspiring kids she serves, Julia has collectively raised over $65,000 in gift cards, cash donations and over 1000 toys for the kids at St. Jude to have during their treatments. Julia’s goals include promoting the value of service to her peers worldwide, along with spreading awareness on the good work of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Her wish for kids around the world is to believe in themselves, have fun and give more than you take. Julia is an honors student on her way to an AP Capstone Diploma, a Presidential Service Gold Award Recipient, a Distinguished Finalist and Bronze Medal Winner of the 2021 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards, and future International Journalist.