Pediatric Projects, a nonprofit educational center, has received a $5,000 donation from J. B. and Emily Van Nuys Charities. The money will be used to expand free parent support services, said executive director Pat Azarnoff.
Parents of children who are chronically ill, disabled or about to be hospitalized meet the first Thursday of each month, while those whose children have died meet the second Wednesday of each month. Pediatric Projects is located at 2918 Santa Monica Blvd. For information call (213) 828-8963.