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USC and White Memorial Hospital Team Up at Hollenbeck Park

About 1,000 people attended the University of Southern California and White Memorial Hospital health fair at Hollenbeck Park on Oct. 18. The “Bridge to Health,” Community Health, Wellness and Safety Fair offered much needed information and preventive healthcare services to the underserved community of Boyle Heights, and beyond,” said Alan Sanchez, USC HSC Community Partnerships program specialist, in a written statement.

(EGP photo by Gloria Angelina Castillo)

Over 80 health care providers where on site to offer a variety of screenings like dental exams, and community groups offered information on local resources. The event also featured a “Zumba-thon” and performances by children from the Weingart East Los Angeles YMCA.

(EGP photo by Gloria Angelina Castillo)