“In order to plan your future, you must know your past” – Earvin “Magic” Johnson
what we have learned
The HIV/AIDS epidemic that is ravaging communities of color throughout this county is directly related to the educational trajectory of children and youth. Education is key. We have found that by increasing knowledge and academic achievement in areas with disproportionately high levels of HIV/AIDS infection rates, we can positively influence this trajectory and effectively address the social determinants of health.
Magic Johnson Foundation’s successes include: