Erik Compton Visits Nora’s Home, Shares Golf Pointers with LifeGift Volunteers
Erik Compton (right) with a pediatric patient at Nora’s Home, who is waiting for a heart transplant.
Erik Compton, two-time heart recipient and PGA golf pro was in Houston on March 31 and April 1 to kick off National Donate Life Month. Erik, a celebrity spokesperson for Donate Life America, was in Houston to play the Shell Houston Open. Beforehand, he spent time with patients on the waiting list at Nora’s Home and then shared some golf tips and tricks with LifeGift Volunteers Brian Gilliam and Amy Frackowiack.
Erik’s visit generated media coverage throughout Houston, reaching golf fans and inspiring them to Donate Life!
Erik visited with Dr. Osama Gaber of Houston Methodist Hospital in front of Nora’s Home.