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2015 Global Teen Spotlight

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Name: Chloe Mohammed

Hometown: Bronx

Age: 15

YMCA Branch:  West Side

I: Not too long ago you returned from your trip. Where did you go and what did you see?

C: I went to Seattle Washington and I saw many eye opening things that made me realize that I shouldn’t takes things for granted.

I: Did the trip meet your expectations?

C: I did not have an expectation but more of an open mind. I just expected to learn something new and that’s exactly what I got!

I: Looking back, what was the best part of the trip?

C: The best part was hiking up Storm King and taking in the view. That showed that materials don’t always bring happiness.

I: What is one thing most people will remember about you from the trip?

C: I hope they remember my leadership. Because it shows that almost anyone can lead.

I: What are some words of encouragement for 2016 GT participants

C: Let your guard down and keep an open mind. You never know what can surprise you.