‘Never give up,’ A Pharmacist’s Journey Through COVID

Battling COVID-19 became personal for Nubar Petikyan. He gives back to honor his loved ones. 

‘This is home,’ Says Valerie Suarez

As a new mom of twins working through a pandemic, Valerie Suarez learns a new form of compassion. Today, she finds pride in giving to her community. 

From Homeless to Healthcare

Rakeem Addison knows about hard times, but MLKCH gave him a chance. Now he wants to spread the love and encourage others to give back.

An ICU Leader Digs In

Anahiz Correa gives back because she knows the importance of investing in MLKCH, especially in the midst of a crisis.

Stunning and Unexpected Gifts from the Community

Bank of the West, Tesla, Target, celebrities, local school teachers, donut shops and others deliver “stunning, unexpected” gifts to Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Hospital to help fight COVID-19.

‘It Can Have an Incredible Ripple Effect’

Making a gift is very personal. Learn the reasons why these leaders from our hospital staff are making gifts of both their time and money to MLKCH Gives this year.

From the Ground Up

Ruben Aguayo gives back to MLKCH because he can relate to how important our hospital’s quality healthcare services are to the residents of South LA.

‘You Get Back What You Give,’ Says Mary Weiler

Seven years ago, our Director of Medical Staff inspired the launch of MLKCH Gives. Today, she continues to lead others to give.

Love and Lifelines Lead from Poverty to MLKCH

From a grandmother’s generous love comes a doctor who knows firsthand about the struggles his South LA patients face.

Heartbeats & Hope – An Employee Gives Back

Dona Ejimofor works the night shift as a monitor tech. One of her reasons for giving this year: "I believe in this community."

Building Our Community with Our Generosity

The ways in which we go above and beyond—for our patients and for each other—inspire others to join our hospital community.

Hospital Staff Give Hope from the Heart

The hospital's fourth annual MLKCH Gives campaign kicks off July 16, 2018 with enthusiasm, an ambitious goal, and lots of heart.