November 29, 2019

I am so thankful to have had the opportunity to go to a soup kitchen near me. Upon arriving and finishing the meal preparation, we offered to seat residents and then proceeded to sit and have a meal with them, something that is a rarity for them. We opened our minds an...

November 20, 2019

I am honored to receive the Elmer Vincent Award from my field hockey coach this season. This award is presented to a graduating player who throughout her career has displayed the attributes Elmer loved most about his players; hard work, dedication to the program, respe...

November 12, 2019

Today I am so happy to have the honor of being named Simsbury High School's Good Citizen of the year. DAR Good Citizens Awards and Scholarships recognize and reward individuals who possess the qualities of dependability, service, leadership, and patriotism in their hom...

November 2, 2019

I am so honored to have been named one of the Aurora Foundation's Emerging Young Philanthropists of the year. I am also so thankful to have heard Francine Austin, Business Owner and Community Philanthropist speak about her community service efforts as well as the keyno...

September 29, 2019

Today the West Hartford Rotary club was able to make over 10,000 meals! I am so happy that I got to help them by organizing this event for them and leading them through the process of making a sustainable change with Rise Against Hunger. Out of the 40 college students...

September 3, 2019

Reflecting on my August, I shine a light on the fact that I was able to go on a fourth service trip with my youth group. This year we made the journey to the Applechain Folklife Center in Pipestem, West Virginia to serve members of the community there. We were able to...

August 28, 2019

I was honored to be welcomed by Foodshare today for a tour of their facilities in Bloomfield and for a meeting with their Corporate and Community Giving Manager and their Communications Coordinator. Not only did they inform about what sort of work Foodshare does in my...

August 15, 2019

This summer a member of the West Hartford Rotary Club reached out to me about having an event with them September this year! He had gone to multiple events and decided it was something that he wanted to bring to his community. I am so excited that the events I have had...

July 30, 2019

I am proud to announce that I have been named as one of the Aurora Foundations Emerging Young Philanthropists of the Year! I went through an application and interview process and was chosen because of the work that I have done through Sarah Stops Hunger and how it refl...

June 6, 2019

I am so incredibly proud of the Take Action Club members in my town that had a meal making event that made over 18,000 meals on March 29! I am also so honored to be a part of the start of this event, having introduced many members of the club to Rise Against Hunger wit...

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