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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.

  • Literacy Volunteers of Maricopa County

    501(c)(3) Charity
    40 individuals per month of both genders age 16 and older. Some children are immigrants
    Phoenix, AZ, USA
    Needs: 40 per month
    Magazines requested: any and all magazines.

  • Casa Ramona Academy for Technology, Community, and Education

    School or Library
    San Bernardino, CA
    Need magazines for 22 males and 18 females between the ages of 11-16 years old
    Magazines Requested: Boys Life, Girls Life, National Geographic, Odyssey, Dig, Owl, Cobblestone, Ask en Español, Faces, Jack and Jill

  • Marymount of Santa Barbara

    School or Library
    Santa Barbara, CA
    Serving male and female students from junior kindergarten through eighth grade (ages 4-13)
    Needs: Magazines for 150 students from September 15 to May 15.
    Magazines Requested: Science, current events, animals, bikes, sports, books, writing, national geographic, track, space and astronomy, aviation week, smithsonian, sports illustrated

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