Month: April 2017

I Chose Service – Diana Lockett, Lasallian Volunteers

When you are preparing to graduate, you have lots of options. This series highlights people who chose service, and how the volunteer experience has made an impact on their lives. Name: Diana Lockett Volunteer Program: LasallianVolunteers Location: Maria Kaupas Center, Chicago, IL Hometown: Memphis, Tennessee College: Christian Brothers University ’16, Psychology major I first learned… Read more »

I Chose Service – Kalene Weber, Mercy Volunteer Corps

When you are preparing to graduate, you have lots of options. This series highlights people who chose service, and how the volunteer experience has made an impact on their lives. Name: Kalene WeberVolunteer Program: Mercy Volunteer CorpsLocation: Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, MDHometown: Park Falls, WICollege: Viterbo University ’16, Nursing majorHow did you first learn… Read more »

I Chose Service – Maika Hefflefinger, Red Cloud Indian School Volunteer Program

When you are preparing to graduate, you have lots of options. This series highlights people who chose service, and how the volunteer experience has made an impact on their lives.   Name: Maika Hefflefinger Volunteer Program: Red Cloud Indian School Volunteer Program Location: Pine Ridge, South Dakota Hometown: Ukiah, CA College: U.C. Berkeley ’12, Molecular &… Read more »

I Chose Service – Carson Stevens, Nuestros Pequeños Hermanos

When you are preparing to graduate, you have lots of options. This series highlights people who chose service, and how the volunteer experience has made an impact on their lives. Name: Carson Stevens Volunteer Program: Nuestros Pequeños Hermanos (NPH USA) Location: Honduras, Central America Hometown:Gloucester, MA College: Clark University, ’13, History major How did you first… Read more »

I Chose Service – Abigail Cerezo, Bon Secours Volunteer Ministry

When you are preparing to graduate, you have lots of options. This series highlights people who chose service, and how the volunteer experience has made an impact on their lives. Name:Abigail Cerezo Volunteer Program: Bon Secours Volunteer Ministry Location: Baltimore, MD Hometown:Barrington, RI College: Stonehill College, 2016, Biochemistry with a concentration in the pre-med track… Read more »

I Chose Service – Cara Gonzalez Welker, Salesian Lay Missioners

When you are preparing to graduate, you have lots of options. This series highlights people who chose service, and how the volunteer experience has made an impact on their lives. Name: Cara Gonzalez WelkerVolunteer Program: Salesian Lay MissionersLocation: Hogar Sagrado Corazón, Montero, BoliviaHometown: St. Louis, MissouriCollege: Vanderbilt University 2014, Biomedical and Chemical Engineering majorsHow did… Read more »

I Chose Service – Laura Roch, Humility of Mary Volunteer Service

When you are preparing to graduate, you have lots of options. This series highlights people who chose service, and how the volunteer experience has made an impact on their lives. Name: Laura RochVolunteer Program: Humility of Mary Volunteer ServiceLocation: Youngstown, OhioHometown: Youngstown, OhioCollege: Kent State University, May 2016, Human Development and Family StudiesHow did you… Read more »

I Chose Service – Ling Guo, Lutheran Volunteer Corps

When you are preparing to graduate, you have lots of options. This series highlights people who chose service, and how the volunteer experience has made an impact on their lives. Name: Ling Guo Volunteer Program: Lutheran Volunteer Corps (LVC)  Location: Baltimore, MD Hometown: My family now lives in Atlanta, GA so I consider Atlanta to be… Read more »

I Chose Service – Sarah Harp, Christian Appalachian Project

When you are preparing to graduate, you have lots of options. This series highlights people who chose service, and how the volunteer experience has made an impact on their lives. Name: Sarah Harp Volunteer Program: Christian Appalachian Project, Child Development Center Location: Rockcastle County, Kentucky Hometown:Mayville, New York College: SUNY Fredonia, 2016, Public Relations (English… Read more »

I Chose Service – Connor Bergeron, Salesian Lay Missioners

When you are preparing to graduate, you have lots of options. This series highlights people who chose service, and how the volunteer experience has made an impact on their lives.  Name: Connor Bergeron Volunteer Program: Salesian Lay Missioners (SLMs) Service Location: Yapacaní, Bolivia, South America from 2014-2015 Hometown: Herndon, VA College:DeSales University, Center Valley, PA…. Read more »