Linda Rodriguez Bernfeld

Student Spotlight- Juan Mejia

Student Spotlight- Juan Mejia

Coral Gables High School senior Juan Mejia is a member of the Police Explorers and so he volunteers with the Police Athletic League and helps with community events such as beach cleanups, gift wrapping for holidays and feeding the homeless. He also has volunteered at the PAL soccer, baseball, spring ...

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Positive PEOPLE in Pinecrest-Wendy Lau

Palmetto High School senior Wendy Lau has accumulated more than 700 community service hours. Most are from volunteering at the Miami Jewish Health System nursing home. She goes there year round. “Every Sunday they have a program called Family Fun Time which is musical entertainment and ice cream,” she says. ...

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Student spotlight – Michelle Tapia

Student spotlight - Michelle Tapia

Incoming Coral Gables High School senior Michelle Tapia is very involved in extracurricular activities. She is a member of Interact; Quill and Scroll; a new club, VICA; International Baccalaureate Honor Society, and National Honor Society. She also is going into her second year as the editorin- chief of the school’s ...

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Student spotlight – Maura Torres

Student spotlight-Maura Torres

Coral Gables High senior Maura Torres is spending some of this summer volunteering at a summer camp. She said she began volunteering because of her membership in the National Honor Society and it has taught her to love being a volunteer. She also enjoys working with children, so she looks ...

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