Paper On About Me

635 words - 3 pages

Many may describe me as a brave and kind go-getter. However, I would instead remove the
labels and describe myself as simply trying to make a difference. I would rather be
remembered as the girl who was always willing to outreach a hand than the CEO of the next big company.
What are we left with when we remove all the materialistic items from our lives?

I have always had a passion for helping people. Since I can remember, I have volunteered
as much as possible through the church, school, and community. When I was 10, I had the opportunity to attend a summer camp that would forever impact me. I went to Camp Gideon for five nights and six days each year as a camper for four summers. During those 20 nights I would be challenged spiritually but at the same time, having the time of my life. Those memories made in 24 days, in the rural area of Mechanicstown, would lead me to apply for an unpaid internship the following summer. I went on to work two summers (2014/2015) as a Servant in Training, serving over 1 000 hours cleaning toilets, making meals, setting up for activities, and helping out in any way possible. Although I wasn't paid, the memories I made with campers, staff and the skills I developed made up for it.

In the summer of 2016, I took a position as Head of Media while serving as a SIT.
My duties were the same as in previous years, but I also was in charge of making weekly highlight
videos and served for eight weeks. My experience over my third summer really helped shape me into who I am today. I was the Lead SIT, which meant that I was in charge of ensuring tasks were completed; if someone needed help or didn't know how to do it they would ask me. On top of being L...

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