The George Lopez Foundation

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The George Lopez Foundation

Moses Sanchez, Contributor

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George Lopez the creator of the foundation went through a kidney transplant in 2005 that was life threatening. The well known actor was inspired of his out break to survive the kidney transplant. Lopez began his foundation in 2009 and has persuade with his foundation til this day to do his part and try and make some change. The mission for The George Lopez Foundation is to create positive, permanent change for underprivileged children, adults and military families confronting challenges in education and health, as well as increasing community awareness about kidney disease and organ donation. Yearly George hosts a golf tournament with other well know celebrity to help raise money to help send children with kidney diseases to a summer camp. This coming year would be its 12th year anniversary of the golf tournament. George Lopez still til this days tours to meet and help underprivileged children to make a positive change in their families life.

George Lopez Foundation: https://georgelopezfoundation.org/

Picture Courtesy: Nellis Air Force Base

 

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