From learning about the concept of a liberal arts education to discovering vocabularies to describe my personal identity, the Draper Center was one of my only support systems in the journey to higher education.
If this week has shown me anything, it has reminded me that I need to hold myself accountable by taking action towards justice, and not letting myself fall into the habit we have created of misrepresenting our compassion.
The past several weeks have been a big learning process. IndigeNation is unlike other program I have run at the Draper Center. So, for all of you who will create something anew, here are five tips I have learned.
"I gave my first gift to Pomona as a first-year. Working as a caller for the Annual Fund, I knew participation was key to the success of the program. I also give because of the generous financial aid I receive."