Ask any child and most of them will tell you they love hiking, biking, and even playing soccer. However, when you’re a patient at Cook Children’s Medical Center in Fort Worth, most times leaving the hospital bed is a challenge.
900lbs of Creative is changing that. The Dallas experience design company and Cook Children’s Medical Center are teaming up to bring the ultimate virtual experience to the kids at the medical center.
On Wednesday, March 29, kids at Cook Children’s Medical Center will get a chance to become a futuristic virtual goalkeeper, scuba dive off the Florida Keys or hike atop the beautiful mountain peaks of New Mexico. The children will be provided with virtual reality headsets to start their amazing journey.
“The ability to virtually transport someone completely out of context and take them on a dreamlike journey is such a powerful thing. Technology has finally caught up with our imaginations. Being a part of the DFW community and giving back is so important to us at 900lbs. We look forward to putting smiles these children’s faces and adding some real joy to their hospital stay.” said Steve Deitz, CEO/Founder, 900lbs of Creative.