Personal Narrative: Volunteering In Paraguay, South America

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On this day, July 27, 2015, I was definitely not in D.C. any more. No I was lying in a hospital in Paraguay with an IV in my arm. It was not my circumstance that had impacted me so enormously, but rather the realization of where I was and how very far I had come. A calling I finally could hear to work even harder to make this world that much better for people living in places that I may never meet but can never ignore is what I learned from seven weeks of living and volunteering in Paraguay, South America this summer. Funny, I spent my time in my community planning, organizing, and raising funds to build a covered bus stop with a bench so that people, my new friends and family, for years to come could sit and wait in relative comfort for the
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