My Personal Statement On My Life

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As I am shuffling through the plethora of papers sitting on my desk, hoping to find the career pamphlet that tells me who I am and what I am supposed to be doing with my life, I realize that no one other than myself can answer “Who am I? Who am I in the process of becoming?” As I begin to map out my future in accordance with my interests and career goals, I realize how lending a helping hand and acting as role models for others have been an essential part of my daily life. I aspire to impact the lives of others, as there is nothing else that brings me more happiness and personal gratification. There is no other way to describe the warm feeling that I experience when I see the change in someone’s expression or attitude after I help them, whether it be through the way their eyes light up or the way they smile gratefully at me. It could be a small act of kindness, such as holding the door for someone or assuring a worried person, but I believe as humans it is our duty to serve and act as a role model for others, to promote the well-being of communities worldwide.
As I grown up, my community, consisting of my parents, friends, and pastors, all have been nurturing me and giving me the resources I need to become successful in the future. Therefore, I choose to spend my time-serving others, so I can help give the necessary resources for the coming generation, as well. Volunteering in my local soup kitchen and working in a rehabilitation center, I witness first-hand the impact of a…

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