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EGP News features Mary Anne Chern of the White Memorial Charity Foundation

Awards & Recognition

Chern Earns Health Industry Philanthropy Award

By EGP News

The president of the White Memorial Medical Center Charitable Foundation on Friday will receive the prestigious Harold J. (Si) Seymour Award of the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy (AHP).

Mary Anne Chern, FAHP, ACFRE, has been selected to receive the award, which recognizes excellence in advancing charitable support for health care institutions in the United States and Canada, the group announced earlier this month.

White Memorial, a part of Adventist Health, is a nonprofit teaching hospital based in the Boyle Heights neighborhood of East Los Angeles. For the past 18 years, Chern has been president of the medical center’s charitable foundation.