Chalkbeat: “From the Class of 2020: Stories of inspiration and hope”

Credit: Chalkbeat Colorado

Story excerpt:

"Melody is a young woman who has pushed herself to the limits in order to grow and make her mother proud. She searches for ways to make a difference in her family, school, and community.

Despite obstacles such as income inequality and racism, Melody is driven to make the world a better place.

She is a well-rounded individual who wants to own a hospital one day so she can make a difference. She will be attending Georgetown University in the fall so that she can make her dreams come true. She was born to immigrants, and she knows the struggles that have come with that. She is a woman of color and has worked to break barriers for anyone marginalized. Melody is the person everyone looks to for leadership and courage."