Why were you interested in joining our AmeriCorps program at AHS? I am committed to service-learning and wanted to be a part of a team that strives to help build stronger communities.
What motivates you as an AmeriCorps member? I really like working on a team and connecting with diverse communities.
If you could describe your AmeriCorps experience so far in one word or phrase, what would it be? Persistence!
What do you hope to give to the clients you serve? A smile!
What impact do the clients you serve have on you? They motivate me to stay involved in different communities in Chicago.
What are you most proud of so far in your service year? Striving to reach my 1700 hours of service at my worksite, as a team, and through professional development!
If you could only eat one meal for the rest of your life, what would it be? Pizza!
If you could go back in time, what year or period would you travel to and why? The mid-1800s because I would like to wear a giant hoop skirt at least once.
What is your favorite holiday and why? Halloween, because I love all the decorations, costumes, and candy.
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