Buy the Books!

To order a copy, visit:
Para ordenar el libro, visite:

Amazon 


(The Spanish translation, below)

 To order a copy, visit:
Para ordenar el libro, visite:

Amazon 

or Barnes & Noble

Located outside of the United States? 

Visit / Visite  Penguin Group

Or to buy the book directly
from Maruchi Mendez,
send an email to:
 maruchi2323@gmail.com 

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mandele un correo electronico: 
 maruchi2323@gmail.com 

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The JunTos Foundation

Maruchi is the co-founder of
The JunTos Foundation
To learn more about this organization and how you can get involved, visit the website   www.juntosfoundation.org

Thursday
Sep132012

Miami Herald Herald Article

"Nothing Really Makes it Better"

By: Christina De Nicola

Miami Herald Sports Writer

Sept. 13, 2012

How much is the life of a college athlete worth?

That is the question Maruchi Mendez has been asking ever since her son, Ramiro “Toti” Mendez, passed away on April 2, 2000.

Toti was Miami-Dade County’s 1998 Class 4A-1A Baseball Player of the Year out of Miami Westminster Christian and an all-American at FIU. His life was cut short at 20 during his sophomore year by a condition known as sudden cardiac death (SCD), which was caused by undetected cardiomy-opathy.


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