Play It Forward: Introduction

August 29, 2019 — By Health Ambassador Luis Robles

Introducing, Play It Forward. In this series, Luis Robles, captain and goalkeeper of the New York Red Bulls brings once-in-a-lifetime experiences to two young patients of Hackensack Meridian Health.

We’ll follow Jack and Diego to their visits to Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital and K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital. Both have been in treatment for their health conditions since early childhood, but strive every day to live normal and fulfilling lives.

In the first season, Luis gets to know more about these two great kids, their families and their stories.  Through this journey, Jack and Diego find out what it takes to be a professional soccer player as they shadow Luis throughout the summer at training, on game day and more.

Stay tuned for Episode 1, premiering on September 10!