St. Jude representatives and former St. Jude patient Mallory were present to accept the $100 bill from Murray.
The St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway tickets can be reserved at Two Rivers Ford in Mt. Juliet, by calling 800-746-6713 or online at dreamhome.org.
This year marks the 13th anniversary of the St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway in Middle Tennessee and the first year a Dream Home was built in Mt. Juliet. St. Jude officials said they were excited to welcome new community partners in Mt. Juliet to the St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway campaign.
"Since we opened our doors almost 35 years ago, Two Rivers Ford has made it a practice to give back to our community. We are honored to be part of such a worthy cause and look forward to helping the kids of St. Jude," said John Barker, Two Rivers Ford owner and operator.
The St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway house in Mt. Juliet is under construction by Signature Homes and valued at about $450,000. The house features four bedrooms and four bathrooms, a gourmet kitchen, a spa master bath, custom playroom and designer trim details throughout.
In addition to the house, other prizes available include a CMA Awards package, including two lower-level tickets to the 51st annual CMA Awards, a luxurious one-night stay and a full styling session with a celebrity stylist, courtesy of Country Music Association, Hotel Indigo and the Showroom Nashville; a 2017 Ford Escape, courtesy of Two Rivers Ford; and many more prizes.
Winners of the 2017 St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway and additional prizes will be drawn June 25 live on WZTV Fox 17.
Only 15,000 tickets will be available for the 2017 St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway. The giveaway benefits St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.