March 11, 2016

FLEX Student of the Month – January 2016

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Viktoriya receiving a certificate of achievement for community service
Viktoriya, an American Councils-placed Future Leaders Exchange (FLEX) student from Ukraine, is full of energy and very interested in learning. She has a positive attitude and is always willing to jump in and help others. 
 
Viktoriya stands out in her large exchange cluster. She has participated in numerous community service projects with the group, including cleaning city parks, raising money for local charities, and supporting local police officers. She was also very active in a Christmas giving project that sponsored 9 families, including 32 children. At the end of December, Viktoriya had completed 301 hours of community service! She has a personal goal to complete over 400 hours by the end of the year.  
 
Viktoriya is an active participant in several school activities, including tennis, Spanish Club, the Prom Committee and annual talent show. She most enjoys her involvement in the Student Council and community service projects that benefit children. Viktoriya has always wanted to help children with disabilities and is looking forward to volunteering with Special Olympics. 
 
Viktoriya is a wonderful student ambassador. She is proud of her home country and loves to talk to her friends and community about her life in Ukraine.
 
Congratulations, Viktoriya!
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