Pediatric patients, families to enjoy Christmas Day meal at UCLA

Media Contact

Amy Albin
(310) 794-8672

Advisory: Photo/Interview Opportunity for TUESDAY, DEC. 25

WHAT:
Pediatric patients and their families will enjoy a delicious Christmas meal at Mattel Children's Hospital UCLA thanks to a generous donation from the Diane Brooks Charitable Foundation.

WHO:
Children who are too ill to leave the hospital and their families will gather to enjoy a Bristol Farms Christmas dinner for 125, served by UCLA volunteers including Dr. Edward McCabe, physician-in-chief of Mattel Children's Hospital UCLA and his family, along with other administrators and staff and their families. Bristol Farms of Beverly Hills has kindly donated drinks and delivery of the food. This is the second year that the Diane Brooks Charitable Foundation and Bristol Farms have sponsored the holiday meal.

WHEN:
2 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 25

WHERE:
The Wright Library at Mattel Children's Hospital UCLA (third floor, Room 32-256), 10833 Le Conte Ave., on the UCLA campus

MEDIA CONTACT:
Amy Albin, UCLA Health Sciences Media Relations, (310) 794-8672; on the day of event, please contact Don Ponturo at (310) 405-4760.

PARKING:
Oversized trucks can park at designated meters along Tiverton Avenue. All other vehicles can park in the UCLA Center for Health Sciences (CHS) lot adjacent to the parking kiosk at Tiverton and Le Conte avenues.

Media Contact:
Amy Albin
(310) 794-8672
[email protected]