Memorial Hospital Honors M.J. Kaufman Elementary School Artists

Lake Charles Memorial Hospital recently honored students who participated in the Young at Art Program in February/March. The program, which spotlights artwork from a different local elementary school each month, was designed to make a positive impact on hospital patients, employees, and the young artists themselves.

The display featured artwork by students from M.J. Kaufman Elementary School. A panel of Memorial volunteers recognized third grade students Katelyn Gross andEllie Martine and fourth graderKennedy Rivera with a $25 gift card.

“We would like to congratulate our young artists, and extend our thanks to them all for helping to brighten our hospital with their wonderful artwork,” said Kathy DeRouen, Memorial’s senior vice president of Marketing and founder of the Young at Art program.