Press release

Christie's Donation to Children's Hospital of Orange County Helps Create Movie Theater for Young Patients and Their Families

Posted 10/16/2014

Orange County, Calif. — (October 16, 2014) — Christie®, a global leader in advanced cinema technologies and visual display solutions, has continued its philosophy of giving back to the community by donating a state-of-the-art digital projector, screen, and audio solution to Children’s Hospital of Orange County (CHOC Children’s). With this donation, inpatients will have their very own, special movie theater to view movies in.

The grand opening of the movie theater took place on October 16 at CHOC with a ribbon cutting ceremony, activities for the children, and culminate with a screening of Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day, a new release from Disney®. Christie’s CEO, Jack Kline, a Board member of the Lollipop Theater Network — a non-profit charity organization whose mission is to bring movies to in-patient, ill children who are unable to go to a regular movie theater — is a passionate supporter of this cause.

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