Over 25,000 New Children’s Books Given to 22 Long Beach Schools

On Saturday, October 18, more than 25,000 new children’s books were given to 22 schools across Long Beach Unified School District. We were thrilled to be joined by more than 200 volunteers from our partner, Molina Healthcare, who helped us make such a tremendous impact in the Long Beach, CA community.   In just 6 hours, the volunteers sorted the books, put bookplates in each one of them, boxed them up, and prepared them to be delivered to elementary, middle and high schools all over Long Beach. The books will … (more)

“Back to School Bookshelves” Donated to Schools of the Los Angeles Area

On Thursday and Friday, September 18th and 19th, The Molina Foundation donated “Back to School Bookshelves” to schools and nonprofit organizations serving low-income children and families in the Los Angeles area. The goal of this back-to-school initiative was to provide books to help ensure that students start off the school year with the educational materials necessary to succeed. Eight organizations received a bookcase and 500 new children’s books in English and / or Spanish. Several other applicants received … (more)