Inspired by the care provided to patients at CHOC Children’s, clinical staff of the Mental Health Inpatient Center formed a team for CHOC Walk in the Park, one of the largest and most anticipated fundraising events of the year.
Stories of Giving
A personal connection to CHOC Children’s inspired a grateful family to form a CHOC Walk team and give back through their business.
CHOC Children’s and the William and Nancy Thompson Family Foundation (Thompson Family Foundation) recently unveiled a new collaboration that expands our region’s capacity to serve children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) and their families.
Growing up, Jessica heard countless stories of the “miracle workers” at CHOC who saved her twin brothers’ lives after they were born. Today, she’s giving back to the hospital that helped keep her family whole.
They didn’t know each other. Their only connection was their teenaged children; one fighting a devastating cancer diagnosis.
For Andrew Geis, participating in the annual CHOC Walk in the Park is only natural. After all, Andrew credits CHOC Children’s with saving his daughter’s life, and the annual fundraiser takes place throughout his office – the Disneyland Resort.