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Dr. Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa

Dr. Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa
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– Hopkins Medicine Magazine, Winter 2007

Dr. Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa has teamed with MagazineLiteracy.org to mobilize a national literacy campaign to inspire individuals and businesses to support inner city youth learning to read.

Read about the incredible journey that Dr. Quiñones has taken from laboring in the fields as a migrant farm worker, learning English, attending community college in California, then graduating from Harvard Medical School. Dr. Quiñones is now a leading neurosurgeon and brain cancer researcher at Johns Hopkins University Medical Center.

drQ_quote_2 (11K)Contact us to join with Dr. Quiñones to find and feed children and families hungry to read in your community. Help to put magazines into the hands, homes, and hearts of those who want to learn and love to read.

  • Crittenton Women’s Union

    501(c)(3) Charity
    Boston, MA
    Serving Mothers from age 19-40 and children from infant to 5 years old. Most of the children are between 1 and 2.5 years of age.
    Needs: New or recycled magazines for 58 mother and 52 children.
    Magazines Requested: Magazines appropriate for children and toddlers. Magazines about nature, fashion, beauty, exercise. African American specific and Latina specific magazines. Any general women’s interest magazines.

  • Project Shoe Box

    Foster Care, Care Packages
    40 male and females age 5-18
    Wauwatosa, WI, USA
    Needs: 40 Magazines
    Any Magazines

  • Henderson Middle School

    School or Library
    Students Grades 6-8
    Richmond, VA USA
    Needs: 75 Magazines
    Magazines Requested Oprah, Ebony, Cobblestone, Highlights, Cricket, Calliope, OWL, Sports Illustrated, Sports Illustrated for Kids, National Geographic for Kids, Kids Discover, ASK, Ranger Rick, Zoobooks, Dig, Boys Life, Teen Magazines and Music Related Titles.

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