HOPE Hero Q & A
What have you learned while working at HOPE?
Working at HOPE has helped me to overcome my fear of public speaking and reminded me that I am exactly where I should be. I’ve also learned that going through difficult situations can teach you important lessons that allow you to better help others.
What motivates you to work with this organization?
I find new people that motivate me on a daily basis. Whether it’s clients and coworkers in the office or the youth I engage with outside of the office, I am inspired simply by helping, encouraging, and educating them.
What advice would you give to a future volunteer or employee?
My advice would be if you love what you do and if it comes from the heart then never stop pursuing it.
Describe the most incredible view you’ve ever seen.
The most incredible view that I have ever seen is when I was on a plane as a little girl. I was on my way to Jamaica and I looked out of the window. I felt like I could see the whole world and that’s when I knew that the world is bigger than we know.
Describe yourself using only film titles.
Jumanji – I am adventurous, ready to take on new things and continue to work on my imperfections. Trolls – I want to save the world and make everything glitter again in people’s lives by encouraging them.