Pediatric patients, families to enjoy Thanksgiving meal at UCLA

Media Contact

Amy Albin
(310) 794-8672
WHAT:
UCLA pediatric patients and their families will enjoy a delicious Thanksgiving meal at UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital thanks to a generous donation from Lawry's Prime Rib Restaurant of Beverly Hills, Calif. The traditional meal allows families to enjoy a meaningful holiday experience together.
 
FILMING | PHOTO OPPORTUNITIES:
Children too ill to leave the hospital for the holidays and their families will enjoy the meal, which is being prepared for 150 people. Individual meals will include prime rib and/or a turkey sandwich, cranberry sauce, salad, chips and brownies.
 
WHEN:
11 a.m.–1 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 26
 
WHERE:
Child Life Playroom, fifth floor of UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital (757 Westwood Blvd., Los Angeles)
 
BACKGROUND:
Lawry's has a history with UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital; the restaurant donated Christmas Day meals to patients and families in 2007 and has hosted pediatric patients at the annual Lawry's Beef Bowl event prior to the Rose Bowl game.
 
MEDIA CONTACT:
Amy Albin, UCLA Health Sciences Media Relations, 310-794-0777
 
R.S.V.P. & PARKING:
Please call media contact to R.S.V.P. and arrange parking.
Media Contact:
Amy Albin
(310) 794-8672
[email protected]