Profiles in Change: Meet Emmanuel
Emmanuel came to the Gateway Center when he needed help. Now, he is giving back to the place who gave so much to him.
Emmanuel is a part of our Residential Assistant program. RA’s are similar to leaders in a college dormitory, but are also picking up training and skills that they’ll be able to take forward in their careers when they leave the Gateway Center.
One of our awesome interns, Sophie Beal, got to know Emmanuel and she realized that he had a lot of wonderful things to share. When she asked him if he would be interested in doing an interview on camera he happily agreed! This video is the very first in what will be a series titled, “Profiles In Change.”
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