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Patricia Mauro

Patricia Mauro

Come listen about how the author attempted to overcome the impossible.

A kidnapping, the divorce of her parents, the loss of her father, temporary abandonment and extreme poverty are just some of the issues the author dealt with as a young child. Her mother finally tells her she must go to college so she can break out of this cycle of poverty and hopelessness. But how can she when she has no money and absolutely no confidence or self esteem? Listen to her true story to discover what hope, faith and determination can do to change a life. Patricia Miller Mauro worked in NYCís financial district for thirteen years. She and her husband now live in Dallas, Texas, with their two children. She is interested in speaking to teenagers and pre-teens about her story in the hopes of spreading the message that no matter how helpless you feel, everyone has the power to shape their own life. She would be willing to speak across the country. For further information about Patricia's book, "Safe From The Past: A Story of Hope, Faith and Determination", please visit her Facebook fan page at: To view her new book trailer, please visit:

Contact: Patricia Mauro
Phone: (972) 317-1421

This listing is classified under the following topics:
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College Preparation ·
Family ·
People ·
Values ·

Grade Levels: Middle School, High School, College

Experience: 11-100 Visits

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