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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 as a family … (more)
The Molina Foundation is a national nonprofit organization focused on reducing disparities in access to education and health. Since its inception in 2004, The Molina Foundation has worked with more than 1,000 organizations and schools towards this end, donating more than 2.5 million books and hosting workshops and programs for educators and families. The Molina Foundation works hand-in-hand with community based organizations in vulnerable communities. We partner with preschool programs, clinics, schools, family service organizations, churches, … (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 students desired. Code for America is a non-partisan, non-political 501(c)(3) organization founded in 2009 to bring web-industry professionals to work with city governments in the United States in order to promote openness, participation, and efficiency in municipal governments. Code for America was founded by Jennifer Pahlka with the intent to reinvigorate local government using the people and power of the web. They believe that government innovators, tech-savvy citizens, and civic tech start-ups, can help us build governments that are by the people, for the people, that work in the 21st Century. The City of Long Beach was recently named a top 10 Digital City by the Center for … (more)
More than 250 first graders at Pacoima Charter School left for the summer with their heads full of new ideas and new book bags full of new books as part of an effort to reduce learning loss that occurs during the summer, particularly in low-income homes lacking books and other ongoing learning tools. The books […]
The Molina Foundation and Arkansas A+ Schools (www.arkansasaplus.org) are tackling the “summer reading slide” together. The Molina Foundation has announced a grant of more than 5,500 new children’s books to eight Arkansas A+ Schools across the state. Arriving over the next few days at schools in Blytheville, Clarendon, Helena, Jacksonville, Judsonia and Little Rock books […]
Molina Healthcare employees had the chance to deliver 400 books, donated by The Molina Foundation, to Mitchell Elementary in Racine, Wisconsin. Mitchell Elementary’s school building was destroyed in a fire earlier this year. In addition to the donation of books, the students were also visited by Dr. Cleo, Molina Healthcare’s mascot, for a reading. […]
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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