Written by Rosie GH

Marilenny Dishmey Almeida

Marilenny Dishmey Almeida by Rosie GH

Home Country: Dominican Republic

Host Community: Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

As a second-time Summer Work Travel participant, Marilenny wanted to push herself and explore her community through the lens of an Ambassador Scholar. As an Ambassador Scholar, Marilenny was able to think critically about the needs of her home community and how she and her coworkers could learn from each other. To see how Marilenny hopes to inspire others, watch her video below: