What is your role at SNACC?
What is your background?
I was born in Queens, New York and lived there for the first two years of my life. Shortly after my family moved out to Long Island and I have lived here ever since. I am 17 years old and will begin my senior year at Jericho High School in the fall. I enjoy volunteering, traveling, playing with animals, and eating!
Why are you passionate about helping others?
I believe that everyone should have the opportunity to explore their passions and experience healthy development. Many individuals experience various forms of disadvantage, so I feel that it is important to help individuals in my community with the resources that I have available. Being kind and helping others is a simple task that is extremely rewarding and fulfilling.
What excites you most about your summer internship with Faces in Between?
I am so excited to work with Danielle Levin. I am eager to learn from her and gain experience working with her and the rest of her team. I am also super excited to work with this organization because what they stand for and all they do for the community is so amazing.
What is your favorite Quote?
“You're braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.” -Winnie the Pooh