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Position: Literacy advocate; youth mentor; founder of Art of a Child-Uganda, which teaches children literacy and arts skills in addition to deepening connections to their heritage; partnership coordinator for HerStory Campaign in Uganda, in which girls are taught literacy skills through the telling of their stories
Goal: To build literacy and art centers and to provide resources for educational achievement
Mandela Washington Fellowship Institute at Appalachian