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Dr. Martha Molina Bernadett is the eldest daughter of the late Dr. C. David Molina, who, founded the first Molina medical clinic (now serving individuals and families in 16 states) to help those who were uninsured, non-English speaking or of low income. Prior to Dr. C. David Molina’s decision to enter medical school, he and his wife, Mary, were elementary school teachers. Thus, Dr. Bernadett and her siblings were raised with a deep value for education and hard work. Having served … (more)
The Molina Foundation and World Vision teamed up with Clippers superstar, Jamal Crawford to help ready returning Barack Obama Charter School students with back-to-school supplies and reading inspiration. As children arrived at the school, in the Willowbrook neighborhood of South Los Angeles, … (more)
The Molina Foundation is a 501 (c) (3) nonprofit public benefit organization dedicated to improving lives through literacy and education. We are committed to the proposition that illiteracy itself is a health risk, that the fight against disparities in literacy is the fight for the health of our children and our communities. Since its inception in 2004, The Molina Foundation has worked with nearly 1,000 organizations towards this end. In 2012, The Molina Foundation directly distributed … (more)
The Molina Foundation, in partnership with Code for America and the City of Long Beach, brought computer programing instruction to students at Jessie Elwin Nelson Academy Middle School on Thursday, February 27, 2014. Students were instructed on how to do an Hour of Code in which they worked with an “Angry Birds” program where the goal was to make the characters behave on screen in the ways the … (more)
Ms. I’Nella Douglass-Scott, Community Outreach Coordinator for The Molina Foundation, visited schools in the Los Angeles area this past week in celebration of Read Across America. On Thursday, February 27, 2014, I’Nella was at Union Elementary School located just west of downtown Los Angeles. In partnership with the Kiwanis Club of La Cañada Flintridge, [...]
Molina Foundation Community Outreach Coordinator I’Nella Douglass brought books to Ohio this summer. The books she selected played a pivotal role in summer literacy programs at the Children’s Defense Fund’s (CDF) Ohio Freedom Schools in Cincinnati, Dayton, Cleveland, and Johnstown. “Teachers at the schools engage children in vocabulary and spelling (click on headline to continue) [...]
The Molina Foundation partnered with the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles to bring books to preschool, kindergarten, and 1st grade students. Events were held at three locations in the Los Angeles area on three consecutive days. Students from catholic schools in these areas were brought by bus to a central site. (click on headline) [...]
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As a result of your grant last year, we received feedback from the librarians and teachers. They said it was rewarding to see the pride on their students’ faces upon reaching their reading goals and receiving a book of their very own.
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