Brazil Youth Ambassadors Program
The Northern Nevada International Center was awarded a U.S. Department of State Program called the Brazil Youth Ambassadors Program. Ten Brazilian high school students (5 boys and 5 girls) visited Reno from January 14-26, 2015 to learn about Social Justice and Volunteerism.
What did the youth ambassadors do while in Northern Nevada?
- The youth attended workshops and lectures at the University of Nevada along with different local non-profit organizations;
- They participated in volunteer activities in conjunction with the Martin Luther King Day celebration;
- They spent one day at Robert M. McQueen high school shadowing a high school student.
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