Van Drunen Ford in Homewood is Collecting Toy for Advocate Hope Children’s Hospital Oak Lawn in Memory of Carolyn Quinn Walker. You can see Her Story, and why this is so Near and Dear to the Friends and Family at Van Drunen Ford below.
Toy Donations can be dropped off during Normal Business Hours from Now until Close of Business Saturday December 14th in the Ford Showroom Located at 3233 183rd Street in Homewood, IL. (Just west of Kedzie Ave on 183rd Street).A complete "Wish List" is up on their Website at www.VanDrunenFord.com Just click the Toy Drive Icon.
Help bring a little Happiness to a Child’s Holiday Season this year.
Dave "REDD" Walker – Van Drunen Ford
In February of 2013, our Salesman, Redd Walker and his wife Lauren celebrated the birth of their first child, Carolyn Quinn Walker, at Advocate Children’s Hospital in Oak Lawn Illinois. Carolyn was born with a heart defect that limited blood flow to her Lungs, and caused a hole in her heart. Within Days of her birth, Carolyn had open heart Surgery to increase blood flow to her lungs, and She was waiting for a second heart surgery to close the hole in her heart.
However in July Carolyn went into Cardiac Arrest. She was a little fighter and put up an amazing battle, but the damage was more than her little body could handle and on July 16th 2013 Carolyn Passed Away.This time of Year we think about the Children who are Forced to Spend Their Holiday Season in the Hospital, and we want to bring a little Happiness to them. In Support of the Walker Family, Van Drunen Ford is collecting Toys for Advocate Hope Children’s Hospital.
Donations can be Dropped off at Van Drunen Ford's Showroom
at 3233 183rd Street in Homewood, IL 60430
During Normal Business Hours
Now Until close of Business Saturday December 14th, 2013