Basta!: A Doctor's Story of Giving Back by Darius R. Maggi

By Darius R. Maggi

many of us are looking to help in making the area a greater position, yet don’t recognize the place to start.
Often occasions, all it takes is an inspirational example.

The grandson of an Italian immigrant and blue-collar father, Dr. Darius Maggi was once encouraged by way of his familial mentors to place others first.

Beginning his scientific occupation as a small-town Oklahoma general practitioner, Dr. Maggi outfitted a massive perform in North principal Texas, then moved directly to making the realm a greater position via therapeutic the poorest of the poor.

Spending such a lot of his effort and time in Sierra Leone, Dr. Maggi has targeted his strength on removing Obstetrical fistula – a significantly debilitating outcome of prolonged exertions that not exists in international locations the place ladies have trustworthy entry to secure, smooth healthcare.

Dr. Maggi’s adventure serves to remind us lifetime of actual which means, goal, and gratification can simply come from unselfish giving.

All gains from the sale of this booklet visit the aid of the West Africa Fistula Foundation.

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