Jeff Brooks and Monica Ghee

Jeff was given less than a year to live. Monica donated a kidney and saved his life.

Jeff Brooks and Monica Ghee
Interview Date:
March 2022




These two interviews tell an amazing tale of compassion and friendship that goes beyond anything imaginable. Jeff Brooks and Monica Ghee have worked in Coney Island for over fifty years. They now operate three game concessions on the Bowery at Jones Walk in space owned by Deno’s Wonder Wheel Park. They’ve been business partners for 25 years with popular family games that include archery, bowling, and a high-striker. Last year, when Jeff became terminally ill, Monica made an incredible sacrifice to save his life. In these interviews, Jeff tells his story, followed by Monica.