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Creating the Blueprint for Future Leaders

Posted on Jul 15, 2015 by in The OFI Blog |


Mount Vernon High School graduate Nicole Chavez with a representative from Ford Motor Company, which helps sponsors the Young Ambassadors Program.


New York high school senior Nicole Chavez was recently awarded an internship through the Smithsonian Latino Center (SLC)’s Young Ambassadors Program. This program provides opportunities for students to participate in educational experiences and build leadership skills.

Nicole was able study design at the Smithsonian Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum (CHNDM) located in New York, NY.

To read more about her internship, check out a recent article from the Mount Vernon Daily Voice here.