State: Naples, FL
Facility:The Shelter for Abused Women & Children
Bar is an exceptional young lady – who through many adversities and challenges – has been able to rise above them and commit to positive future for herself and her loved ones. Despite her history as a victim of physical abuse, she is a shining light of understanding, dedication and a willingness to change. Her grades are in excellent standing and she is a true role model for her little sister and now takes an active role in the shelter’s Youth Advisory Council as she has made a stern commitment to herself, her family and her community to be an agent of social change and resiliency. Bar is a remarkable young woman who has many years ahead of her and wants to spend that time making positive changes.