About Oliver Garcia

I am a senior in high school, and was fortunate enough to receive a scholarship to Wasatch Academy in Utah, and then moved onto Vernon Hills High School in Illinois. I grew up in a very poor area of Mexico, and am very fortunate the charity Por Los Niños took interest in me and enabled me to get such a quality education.

My Story Growing up in Zihuatanejo

Born premature, doctors did not expect me to live, let alone attend a prestigious college prep school in the US. Read more...

Music Self-Taught Piano and Guitar

I taught myself how to play both piano and guitar, which I enjoy in my spare time.

College Aspirations Engineering Degree

I am attending Santa Rosa Jr. College working towards a degree in Engineering.


I am attending Santa Rosa Jr. College in California.

Any donation to my college fund is through Los Niños, is a 501(c)(3) has tax-exempt status as a public benefit charity. Donations are accepted through Los Niños, and makes your contributions tax deductible.