September 15, 2013
On Sunday, Sept. 15, CHOP Global Health and the Office of Diversity and Inclusion hosted a CHOP booth at the Mexican Independence Day Festival on Penn’s Landing in Philadelphia. CHOP volunteers from across the hospital volunteered to give out safety, nutrition and poison control information to festival attendees. Over 15,000 people participated.
The festival was part of Global Philly 2013 — a series of global, international and multicultural events happening in Philadelphia in the fall of 2013.