John Jimenez: 2011 CDF-California Beat the Odds® Scholarship Recipient

Release Date: December 7, 2011


From an early age, John Jimenez had to become the “man of the house” as he dealt with the challenges of his brother being born with cerebral palsy, his family was financially devastated, his parents eventually divorced, and his mother struggled to find work. Watch his video and see how John exemplifies exhibiting incredible grace under fire.

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