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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.

  • Rocking the Boat

    501(c)(3) charity
    Bronx, NY
    Serving roughly 75 boys and girls (high school)
    Magazines Requested: Wooden Boat magazine, Fine Woodworking, Sail, National Geographic

  • CHEFS Homeless Job Training

    Homeless, Job Training
    40 men and women
    San Francisco, CA USA
    Needs: 40 Magazines
    Magazines Requested: Food Network magazine

  • A New Leaf

    501(c)(3) Charity
    Mesa, Arizona, USA
    Serving girls and boys ages 12 to 17 with reading levels 6th grade and up
    Needs enough magazines for 10 girls and 16 boys
    Magazines Requested: Any sports magazines, any car magazines, any fashion magazines, and any entertainment magazines

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