140 year of Shriners

140 year of Shriners

Thursday, July 16, 2009


Mexico - Presidency - Margarita Zavala Visits Children Injured in ABC Nursery Fire at Shriners Hospital in Sacramento

Margarita Zavala, the Mexican President's wife and President of the National DIF, traveled to Sacramento. California yesterday to Shriners Hospital where she visited children injured in the ABC Nursery fire in Hermosillo, Sonora.

On her arrival, she was met by Minister Carlos Gonzalez, Mexican Consul General in Sacramento and Mrs. Holly Mann, Head of the Advisors to Maria Shriver, the wife of California Governor Arnold Schwarznegger, who accompanied her throughout her visit.

The President of the National DIF visited three children staying in the Intensive Care Unit and another six in the Treatment and Observation Area, where she spent time with them and their relatives.

She subsequently met up with the administrative and medical authorities of Shriners Hospital as well as representatives of the Michou and Mau Foundation to find about the progress in the children's recovery and the hospital's plans to collaborate with Mexico.

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