Mike Gabler, a heart valve specialist, is the second oldest winner in “Survivor” history.
HOUSTON — A Kingwood, Texas, man won Season 42 of the CBS show “Survivor” on Wednesday.
Mike Gabler, a heart valve specialist, is the second oldest winner in “Survivor” history. Her family cheered her on during the watch party at The Woodlands.
He announced during Wednesday’s show that he plans to donate his $1 million prize money to veterans.
“There are people who need the money more,” Gabler said. “I’m going to donate the entire prize, the million dollars, to my father, Robert Gabler, who was a Green Beret. To those in need who come back with trauma, psychological issues, PTSD, and to stop the suicide epidemic. for. We’re going to save lives, do something good.”
This is the first time a winner has announced that they are donating their entire prize money to a cause.