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About Will Leschper

Will Leschper is a Development Specialist with the CHRISTUS Spohn Foundation

2017 CHRISTUS Spohn Lyceum

Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple Computer Inc., provided his wit and insight into the computer industry at the 2017 CHRISTUS Spohn Lyceum on April 25 at the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi.

About 800 people attended the 29th annual event, which will help support Our PATH Forward (People & Actions Transforming Healthcare) and Spohn’s construction of the new Level […]

By |May 19th, 2017|Latest News|Comments Off on 2017 CHRISTUS Spohn Lyceum

2017 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 9 (Noon to 6:15 p.m.) and June 10 (7 a.m. to 3 p.m.)

Location: Congressman Solomon P. […]

By |February 23rd, 2017|Events, Latest News|Comments Off on 2017 Innovations in Cardiovascular Care Conference

Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple, to speak at 2017 Lyceum

The CHRISTUS Spohn Foundation is thrilled to announce the speaker for the 29th annual Lyceum on Tuesday, April 25 at the American Bank Center in Corpus Christi.

Steve Wozniak, the co-founder of Apple Computer Inc., will offer his thoughts on a variety of technological topics, in addition to taking part in a moderated question-and-answer session at […]

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FIRST FRIDAY: Connecting Women with Mammograms

1 in 8 women will develop breast cancer in her lifetime, but a $1 donation can help save her life.

Three different Pink Links are available for purchase: for those fighting breast cancer, in support of those who fight breast cancer and in memory of loved ones. Pick a pink and become links in the chain that […]

By |August 18th, 2016|Events, Latest News|Comments Off on FIRST FRIDAY: Connecting Women with Mammograms

Beeville Ladies Night Out continues success

Lou Adele May is widely known as someone who gets things done.

Luckily, for CHRISTUS Spohn Health System, she has served in multiple roles with the CHRISTUS Spohn Foundation, helping promote awareness of the need for top-notch health care across South Texas.

Lou Adele, who has served as chairwoman of the Foundation board and is a current […]

By |June 25th, 2016|Latest News|Comments Off on Beeville Ladies Night Out continues success

Planned giving provides CHRISTUS Spohn legacy

Alice and Gerald Sutherland spent nearly 60 devoted years of marriage together, building a foundation of love and support for future generations of their family.

However, their passionate commitment to their South Texas community was just as important in their eyes, and their lasting legacy is rooted in service and giving back to make a difference […]

By |June 11th, 2016|Foundation Profiles, Latest News|Comments Off on Planned giving provides CHRISTUS Spohn legacy

Honoring a CHRISTUS Spohn legacy on the links

Everyone at the Corpus Christi Country Club knows the Rogers family.

In particular, the names of Rick and Ham Rogers adorn walls of honor as golf tournament champions, while other plaques and portraits highlight their valuable service to the Club.

However, the Rogers name also is well-known in the community for numerous other invaluable reasons, largely because […]

By |May 31st, 2016|Foundation Profiles, Latest News|Comments Off on Honoring a CHRISTUS Spohn legacy on the links

CHRISTUS Spohn Ambassadors help spread health system mission

Medical care has undergone significant innovations since the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word and Dr. Arthur E. Spohn opened the original Spohn Sanitarium on July 26, 1905, on North Beach.

However, the one steadfast constant during the past century has been CHRISTUS Spohn Health System’s commitment to its mission of extending the healing ministry […]

By |May 25th, 2016|Foundation Profiles, Latest News|Comments Off on CHRISTUS Spohn Ambassadors help spread health system mission

Volunteers vital to CHRISTUS Spohn’s mission

“It’s hard to imagine CHRISTUS Spohn’s hospitals without our volunteers.”

Marissa Carrillo, CHRISTUS Spohn’s Director of Volunteer Services, knows just how important it is to have the support of the hundreds of individuals who are called to help serve the hospital system’s mission and ministry.

In fact, those men, women and youths are vital to the daily […]

By |May 18th, 2016|Foundation Profiles, Latest News|Comments Off on Volunteers vital to CHRISTUS Spohn’s mission

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