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Striving to support CHRISTUS Spohn’s Lyceum

Margaret Jataine smiles when she thinks about the business her father started.

Corpus Christi Produce Company, Inc. started off humbly in 1946, with one goal in mind: provide the best fruits and vegetables to South Texas. However, there was just one problem: it meant lots of travel.

“My father would go around and take orders locally, drive […]

By |May 6th, 2016|Foundation Profiles, Latest News|Comments Off on Striving to support CHRISTUS Spohn’s Lyceum

Making a difference for CHRISTUS Spohn’s community of care

Al Jones was welcomed to Corpus Christi in 1970 by Hurricane Celia.

The powerful storm did extensive damage across the Coastal Bend, but in the rebuilding effort afterward, and in the years since, Jones has witnessed exceptional growth and development. As the first  chief operations officer of American Bank when it first opened in 1970 and […]

By |April 22nd, 2016|Foundation Profiles, Latest News|Comments Off on Making a difference for CHRISTUS Spohn’s community of care

Champion for CHRISTUS Spohn’s PATH

Dr. Salim Surani has many titles, ranging from distinguished researcher and renowned pulmonologist to esteemed associate professor and valued mentor.

However, his most fitting designation dovetails perfectly into the valuable mission of CHRISTUS Spohn Health System: health care champion of the Coastal Bend.

Surani has spent more than two decades with CHRISTUS Spohn, serving thousands of patients […]

By |April 4th, 2016|Foundation Profiles, Latest News|Comments Off on Champion for CHRISTUS Spohn’s PATH

Giving back through Giving From Within

Barb Flato is passionate about making a difference in the lives of others.

Flato, the Director of Cardiac Rehabilitation at CHRISTUS Spohn-Shoreline, is an advocate for continuing medical education, speaking regularly at the Texas Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation conference and other forums across the country.

“I’ve been active in the national organization for 30 years […]

By |March 17th, 2016|Foundation Profiles, Latest News|Comments Off on Giving back through Giving From Within

Recognizing Our Donors

Charitable giving helps all South Texans
The CHRISTUS Spohn Health System Foundation hosted its ninth annual Donor Recognition Reception on Feb. 25 at the Corpus Christi Yacht Club.

The reception serves as a celebration for donors who have left a lasting legacy of health care through annual and cumulative giving to the foundation.

Frank P. Horlock Jr., Gus T. […]

By |February 25th, 2016|Latest News|Comments Off on Recognizing Our Donors

CHRISTUS Spohn Heart Institute Presents Innovations in Cardiovascular Care Conference

The Innovations in Cardiovascular Care Conference features a series of accomplished speakers who will be educating regional primary care physicians, cardiologists, nurses and allied health professionals about some of the latest treatments and findings in cardiovascular care.
Event Details

Date: June 10, 7:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.; June 11 7:30 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

Location: Congressman Solomon P. […]

By |February 25th, 2016|Events, Latest News|Comments Off on CHRISTUS Spohn Heart Institute Presents Innovations in Cardiovascular Care Conference

CHRISTUS Spohn celebrates American Heart Month, healthy infants

CHRISTUS Spohn Health System is celebrating American Heart Month and healthy newborns in a colorful, warm fashion.

Infants born in February at CHRISTUS Spohn hospitals in Corpus Christi, Alice, Beeville and Kingsville will receive little red hats crocheted by volunteers to recognize the annual Heart Month while providing a focus on heart disease for both babies and their […]

By |February 5th, 2016|Latest News|Comments Off on CHRISTUS Spohn celebrates American Heart Month, healthy infants

CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital-Shoreline transformation underway

In accordance with its project timeline, CHRISTUS Spohn Health System has started its transformation project at CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital-Shoreline with the demolition of the hospital’s parking garage at the corner of Elizabeth and 2nd streets.

The project — Our PATH Forward (People & Actions Transforming Healthcare) — includes the creation of about 420,000 square feet of new space and the removal of […]

By |January 11th, 2016|Latest News|Comments Off on CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital-Shoreline transformation underway

Service above self drives CHRISTUS Spohn support

Merle Schillo gently smiles as she fondly recalls a lifetime of giving to others.

The North Beach resident’s gaze slides from her view of the bay to the portraits adorning her living room. The grouping of black and white images of dear family members includes the girl who at a young age discovered what it meant […]

By |January 4th, 2016|Foundation Profiles, Latest News|Comments Off on Service above self drives CHRISTUS Spohn support

Support CHRISTUS Spohn this holiday season

During this season of gratitude and appreciation, we sincerely offer our thanks for the generous support provided to the CHRISTUS Spohn Foundation.

Here are some highlights from 2015:

David McCullough selected to speak at upcoming Lyceum

Legacy of giving in Kingsville helps provide exceptional emergency care

CHRISTUS Spohn NICU helps provide gift of a bright future

Rich history of giving […]

By |December 18th, 2015|Foundation News, Latest News|Comments Off on Support CHRISTUS Spohn this holiday season