Since CHRISTUS Foundation for HealthCare began, we have been diligently seeking additional opportunities to reach out and provide vital healthcare to people in need.
The people we serve are men, women, and children - all faiths, all ages, and all cultures.
By the end of 2013, annually, more than 50,000 disadvantaged people will receive compassionate healthcare because of your support and leadership.
Don't miss your chance at a hole in one! - Join us for the CHRISTUS St. John Hospital's – Annual Charity Golf Tournament on Monday, October 21, 2013 at Bay Oaks Country Club. 10:00 AM Shotgun Start ~ Sponsored by Icon Information Consultants. Proceeds from the golf tournament benefit St. John Hospital.
Join us for the 9th annual Nun Run - Just imagine you and 349 of your newest friends riding down to Galveston on motorcycles together to benefit children in need of healthcare. Every dollar donated to the Nun Run helps keep children healthy! Annually, more than 5,000 children seek care from one of 16 in-school clinics located in low-income communities throughout greater Houston.
The CHRISTUS Healthy Living Mobile Clinic program has added a new unit which will greatly increase its outreach and expand services to keep pace with the health needs of our ever-growing City. In the last ten years the mobile clinic has grown from providing health care to 8,000 people in 2002 to more than 18,000 people in 2012, including minorities, the elderly and the poor.
CHRISTUS Foundation for HealthCare is delighted to announce CHRISTUS St. Mary’s Challenge. An anonymous benefactor has pledged $150,000 towards the expansion of the Clinic. Upon completion of the Challenge, CHRISTUS St. Mary’s will double the number of exam rooms, medical practitioners click here to read more.
Wells Fargo has graciously donated $25,000 to CHRISTUS Corporate Partners in Health. Their generous gift to the CHRISTUS Healthy Living Mobile Clinic will provide healthcare services including health screenings, immunizations and health education to medically underserved areas without access to healthcare throughout the greater Houston area.
SMART Financial Credit Union has made a donation of $40,000 to CHRISTUS Health Foundation in support of CHRISTUS Foundation for HealthCare, CHRISTUS St. Catherine, CHRISTUS St. John and CHRISTUS Health-St. Elizabeth Hospitals. Their generosity will help CHRISTUS Health continue its on-going community outreach programs in the greater Houston, Katy, Clear Lake and Beaumont areas. Thanks to our Corporate Partners, CHRISTUS Foundation can better deliver high-quality healthcare to the under-served in our community.
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas helps Keep Kids Healthy with their generous donation of $10,000 to CHRISTUS School-based Clinics. This generous investment in the health and wellness of our children will help the School-based Clinics provide medical and preventive health services, including nutrition education and making healthy lifestyle choices that can combat childhood obesity and other at risk behaviors.
Not just a day of golf, but a day of extreme generosity from the Gilbane Cares Golf Tournament. Dan Gilbane, presents a BIG check to Les Cave, president of CHRISTUS Foundation in support of providing healthcare to under-served Houstonians.